Ex-striker of the national team of Ukraine Roman Zozulya, who now plays for Spanish club Albacete, admitted that in the battle Conor McGregor and Habib Nurmagomedov will be rooting for the Russian fighter. The player said that the last time he became interested in the UFC, so I will be watching this match live, writes FootballHub.
Zozulya admitted that he would be rooting for Nurmagomedov, as he was more impressed with his behavior on the events before the battle, and also due to the fact that its a lot of ties with Ukraine.
Ex-striker of the national team of Ukraine
“I like the way it behaves Habib. He is calm, confident. It deserves respect. So I’ll be rooting for him. Plus I know his uncle lives in Poltava, he grew up and studied in Kiev, here also became the champion like in Sambo, if I’m not mistaken. So I will be rooting for Habib, but first and foremost I want to see a good fight”
Another Ukrainian footballer Andriy Yarmolenko said he would be rooting for the Irish fighter, however, believes the favorite Russian.
It should be noted that the fight McGregor – Nurmagomedov will take place in the night of 6 to 7 October in Las Vegas and will begin at 6:00 Kyiv time, the stream can be viewed on the TV channel “2+2”.