Deal! Khabib, Eagle FC enter Jake Paul MMA sweepstakes, ‘Problem Child’ responds
Jake Paul is the hottest free agent in combat sports.
But it is not yet known if “The Problem Child” will continue his career as a celebrity boxer, where he is 5-0 with four knockouts, or if he will make good on his promise to switch to MMA.
Where Eagle FC will be waiting for you.
“The doors of Eagle Fight Club are always open to you and your team,” promoter and former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov wrote on Twitter. Twitter.
“Agreement,” paul replied. “Only if I fight you first.”
Possibility of fat.
Nurmagomedov retired from MMA while still under contract to the UFC. So even if “The Eagle” somehow agreed to fight Paul, who is several weight classes larger, he would still have to convince Dana White and company to sign the fight.
And a missed payday.
For now, we’ll have to settle for Eagle FC’s US debut, which takes place this Friday. night (January 28) in Miami. Notable fighters include Tyrone Spong, Serghei Kharitonov, Rashad Evans and Ray Borg, just to name a few.
To see the complete Eagle FC 44 card and FLX lineup, click here.