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Sport Conor McGregor fires back at Dana White after UFC boss claimed he wasn't 'the man' anymore and that Khabib 'calls the shots' now

18:30  19 october  2019
18:30  19 october  2019 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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Conor McGregor has fired back at UFC boss Dana White on social media after he claimed the Irishman 'isn' t the man anymore .' White said that McGregor 'isn' t the man ' anymore , as Khabib ' calls the shots '. McGregor replied with an angry tweet, slamming the recent UFC 242 event.

CONOR McGREGOR hit back after UFC boss Dana White conceded Khabib Nurmagomedov was the The UFC boss said: “ Khabib is the man now . “ Conor isn’ t the man anymore , so Khabib gets to sit back and McGregor tweeted: “Who’s not the man ? Your man had that marquee event did he ?

  Conor McGregor fires back at Dana White after UFC boss claimed he wasn't 'the man' anymore and that Khabib 'calls the shots' now © Getty

Conor McGregor has fired back at UFC boss Dana White on social media after he claimed the Irishman 'isn't the man anymore.'

McGregor lost his last UFC bout to Khabib Nurmagomedov last October and hasn't fought since, leading White to say that Khabib is the new shotcaller in the division. 

Khabib won his most recent fight with a submission victory over Dustin Poirier in Abu Dhabi last month.  

Conor McGregor standing in front of a crowd: Conor McGregor has lashed out at UFC boss Dana White on social media after recent words © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Conor McGregor has lashed out at UFC boss Dana White on social media after recent words

White told The Boston Globe: 'Khabib is the man now. Conor isn’t the man anymore, so Khabib gets to sit back and call the shots.' 

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Conor McGregor has responded furiously after UFC boss Dana White said the Irishman was “not the man anymore ” and that UFC lightweight champion But with the tables turned following his defeat to Nurmagomedov in Las Vegas last October, McGregor is now kicking his heels as he awaits a UFC

UFC boss Dana White says Russian lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov “gets to sit back and call the shots ” when it comes to potential match-ups, meaning former promotion golden boy Conor McGregor “ Conor isn’ t the man anymore , so Khabib gets to sit back and call the shots .”

McGregor was understandably displeased with this statement. 

White said that McGregor 'isn't the man anymore' and that Khabib 'calls the shots' now © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited White said that McGregor 'isn't the man anymore' and that Khabib 'calls the shots' now

'Who’s not the man? Your man had that marquee event did he? More like an event in a marquee,' tweeted an angry McGregor, who is currently on bail after allegedly punching a man at a Dublin pub in April.

'A tent in the f****** sand it was. Keep spoofing to your self horse. Jock strap sniffer championships.' 

Dana White holding a microphone: White is keen to get McGregor back in the octagon, but it will not be until next year © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited White is keen to get McGregor back in the octagon, but it will not be until next year

Attendance for UFC 242 at the du Arena on Yas Island in the UAE was thought to be low, and actual figures were not released after the event. 

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The UFC boss Dana White has said the lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov calls the shots , leaving Conor McGregor with reduced options. Conor McGregor apparently desperate for the Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch but 'isn' t the man anymore ,' the UFC president Dana White says.

Conor McGregor Calls Khabib 's Wife A 'Towel' Khabib Fires Back . 4/4-- Conor seems to want to put all this behind him and get back to fighting with his fists instead of his fingers 3:22 PM PT -- Conor and Khabib 's boss , Dana White , is not happy with the 2 fighters saying he 's aware of the

McGregor wants a rematch fight against Khabib, but the Russian is likely to face Tony Ferguson next. A bout against George St. Pierre is also on the cards.

The Irishman has also called on White to book a December fight against Frankie Edgar, with McGregor saying he will donate his purse to charity.

Khabib got another submissing win at UFC 242, but McGregor also slammed the event © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited Khabib got another submissing win at UFC 242, but McGregor also slammed the event

White has dismissed that particular fight as Edgar is two weight classes below The Notorious, but seems keen to get McGregor back in action in 2020.

A potential fight could arise between McGregor and the winner of Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal at UFC 244.  


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Conor McGregor pleading guilty to assault of man in Dublin pubThe mixed martial arts fighter faced a single charge of assaulting Desmond Keogh at the Marble Arch Pub on Benbulbin Road in Drimnagh at about 2.30pm on 6 April.

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