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Dana White says Conor McGregor became ‘overlooking’ Dustin Poirier at UFC 257, nevertheless he’s subsequent combat ‘manner extra severely’

Did complacency play a phase in Conor McGregor’s loss to Dustin Poirier in January?

Going into the fundamental occasion at UFC 257 on Battle Island, McGregor became the overwhelming favourite and even had eyes on a lucrative boxing match against Manny Pacquiao lined up sooner than suffering a 2d-spherical knockout.

Poirier shattered McGregor’s plans for 2021 in devastating fashion

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Poirier shattered McGregor’s plans for 2021 in devastating vogue

The Irishman straight away steered he wished a rematch and total the trilogy they started in 2014.

Talking to BT Sport, UFC president Dana White became requested if he understanding McGregor became already taking a peek previous Poirier sooner than they even space foot within the octagon.

“I don’t know if this is correct. I imply, Conor McGregor is the supreme one who can solution this inquire,” he stated.

“[But] I mediate Conor became overlooking Dustin, and [had a mindset] love, ‘let me salvage through this, so I will work on other issues.’”

McGregor himself has been open about wanting a third match and informed his followers on social media he ‘became buzzing’ to salvage encourage in there, whereas his coach stated the crew are neatly keen for these devastating calf kicks.

When requested how he thinks McGregor would prepare for the trilogy in distinction to UFC 257, White wasn’t certain, nevertheless he does mediate it’ll salvage all his consideration.

Poirier honest honest at the moment regarded on Joe Rogan’s podcast and spread out about his octagon competitors with McGregor and what he needs to position a question to for a ability third instalment.

“I don’t mediate you ever surely have [someone’s number].

“He’ll originate adjustments and it’ll be a totally various combat.

“Just like the fundamental one and the 2d became various, the third one is gonna be various as neatly.

“I’ve obtained to swap it up, preserve issues recent and preserve him guessing.”

It makes too much sense for Poirier and McGregor to get it on again

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It makes too a lot sense for Poirier and McGregor to salvage it on again

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