Khabib Nurmagomedov meets Christiano Ronaldo- Feb 2018
Khabib Nurmagomedov is a well-known name in the MMA world. He has an unbeaten record of MMA 25-0, UFC 9-0. The iconic UFC lightweight fighter meets Tony Ferguson (23-3 MMA, UFC 13-1) in a title match at UFC 223 in April.
Khabib took some time out to meet the Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo before he could get back into that intense training mode.
Nurmagomedov was invited by Ronaldo as a guest over the weekend, they both sat together, exchanged notes and talked on different topics. Finally they exchanged gifts.
Ali Abdelaziz, who is Khabib’s manager, told the press “The Eagle” got an autographed jersey and in return gave a papakha.
Cristiano Ronaldo welcomed khabib and his fans all around the world with the Islamic greetings, “Salam elikum”
Khabib Nurmagomedov isn’t the first to share a public meetup with football superstar Ronaldo on social media. Before him the notorious superstar Conor McGregor invited Ronaldo to his gym in Las Vegas in July 2016.
UFC 223 will be on April 7 at Barclays Center in N.Y. Numagomedov vs Ferguson will headline the PPV. A nail-biting fight is expected as we know both fighters are too good, but sadly only one can emerge victorious as the dust settles.