The top contender for the UFC featherweight title, Frankie Edgar continues to promote his candidacy as a rival to McGregor, and in a recent interview, the ex-champion said that he would be ready to take two champion belts from Conor at once, if, of course, he defeats Rafael dos Anjos 5 Martha.
“I would love to have two fights in a row with Conor, and this fight would be the next biggest event in the UFC. If they let me get to him once, then I will gladly repeat that,” said Edgar. at the biggest UFC tournament in history and go down in history by winning two belts. On March 5th I will watch the McGregor-Dos Anjos fight live and after the fight I will enter the octagon and they will not be able to force me to leave. “
Recall that in the last fight Edgar knocked out Chad Mendes in the first round of the main event The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale, and a day later Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo at UFC 194. Dana White promised Edgar that his next fight would be the featherweight title. However, Conor will fight Dos Anjos, and will try to become the only fighter who will manage to own two championship titles at the same time.
“Frankie shows that he is already desperate,” the Irishman said. this despair emanates from him, so I will leave him … let him sit for a while. “