Drew McIntyre supported Khabib Nurmagomedov as a “huge star” in WWE.
The 32-year-old Russian fighter marked his illustrious combined martial arts profession after beating Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 final October.
Khabib was 29-0 within the UFC, which included a notable win over Conor McGregor
McIntyre insists Khabib, a former UFC light-weight champion, could possibly be successful with Paul Heyman by his facet in WWE.
“Khabib is so talented I think he could make some noise,” the previous WWE Champion instructed TMZ Sports.
“If he cannot make the noise himself, we have now Paul Heyman. We have just a few proficient individuals who can carry the load in relation to talking.
“MVP has performed a tremendous job for [Bobby] Lashley. This may be one other identify to throw within the hat.
“But Khabib is such a tremendous artist within the UFC, and if he cannot fairly determine that half out, we’ll make him work.
“We goal to enhance the positives and conceal the negatives.
Drew McIntyre is certainly one of WWE’s largest stars
“I believe the followers could be very excited to see him. Khabib could be an enormous star for us.
Khabib may be a part of a roster of massive names who’ve competed contained in the Octagon AND the Square Circle with Lashley, Brock Lesnar and Ronda Rousey plying their commerce in each.
In 2018, the Eagle urged that WWE was made up of “fake fights,” claiming that Vince McMahon’s firm tried to signal him.
He tweeted: “@WWE is asking me to leap inside. What do you guys assume? #SmashLesnar #FakeFights. ”