Glover Teixeira Calls Out Shogun Rua for Next Fight • MMA News
You’ll not at all know that Glover Teixeira had merely accomplished vanquishing Karl Roberson moments sooner than fielding post-fight questions from reporters backstage at UFC Brooklyn based totally on his eagerness to proceed combating. Glover Teixeira was able to pull out the come-from-behind victory over Karl Roberson in a battle that might have doubtlessly been stopped. After taking some vicious strikes and ground and pound from Roberson, Teixeira saved his composure and in the end scored the arm-triangle submission victory. Nonetheless Teixeira didn’t take any time to relish the fashion of victory. His urge for meals for rivals stays sturdy (Transcript via MMA Junkie)
“‘Hey, please get me a struggle,’” Teixeira knowledgeable reporters. “‘I’m prepared to struggle. I’ve been lengthy out of this struggle. My shoulder feels nice and I simply need to struggle. Discover me a struggle, I don’t care who it’s. In the event you discover a King Kong, don’t even inform me who it’s going to be.’”
Glover Teixeira couldn’t care whom he fights subsequent, nevertheless he did have a popularity in ideas. Next time, Teixeira would favor to face someone with reasonably extra battle experience than Roberson, who’s expert experience stays to be in single digits, and likewise someone who’s a fellow native of Brazil:
“Combating in Brazil is my purpose, particularly if it may very well be the primary occasion,” Teixeira talked about. “… And I’d love to have that struggle with (Mauricio Rua) if ‘Shogun’ accepts that struggle, I’d love to take that struggle.”
Some fighters categorical a disinterest in coping with compatriots. So why is Glover Teixeira going out of his answer to request a battle with someone who waves the equivalent flag? All of it comes proper down to respect, Teixeira says:
“The way in which he fights, the best way I struggle – you realize, we’re going to go in there and brawl,” Teixeira talked about. “‘Shogun,’ he’s a legend. We’re on this sport for this. We would like to struggle these guys. We would like to struggle the legend like Shogun. Harmful, skilled guys. All the pieces, every little thing. He’s a legend, man. Who doesn’t need to struggle ‘Shogun’?”
Do you contemplate Glover Teixeira vs. Shogun Rua is a battle that’s wise for every fighters?