“Send Me Location”- Khabib Nurmagomedov Is Back With the Banter and This Time He Targets Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Published 11/28/2021, 2:18 PM EST
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 17: Khabib Nurmagomedov reacts after teammate Islam Makhachev’s victory against Thiago Moises in their lightweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 17, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)|GettyImages


There is no doubt that Khabib Nurmagomedov is one of the best fighters in UFC history. The Dagestani fighter has never been defeated in his entire career as a mixed martial artist. Many regard him as the greatest mixed martial artist the world has ever seen. Nurmagomedov boasts a perfect fight record of 29 wins, with zero losses to his name. 

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The eagle has defeated the likes of many remarkable fighters like Rafael dos Anjos, Conor McGregor, and Dustin Poirier. Khabib attributes his success as a fighter to his late father, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov. His father trained him since he was young and shaped him into the legend he is today. 

After the unfortunate passing of his father, Khabib retired from the UFC. He believed he’d proven himself as a fighter and vacated his title when he announced his retirement. Even though Khabib has accomplished everything a fighter can dream of, he is still a humble man. 

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The eagle will be remembered for a lot of things he has achieved in his career. He has had many iconic moments throughout his career. One of these is the famous catchphrases he used to call out his opponents, “Send me location.” He said this first to call out Conor McGregor and then used it as a taunt for his opponent. 

Khabib recently took to Instagram to strike again with his famous line. He said this in regards to the Swedish footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Zlatan took to Instagram to post a video of himself practicing his kicks on a punching bag. The footballer is known for his powerful kicks and his insane shot power on the ball. He has scored some outstanding goals throughout his career and is a legend in the sport of soccer/football.

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Nurmagomedov has been friends with many footballers and is very passionate about the sport. After his retirement, there were rumors that Khabib was going to be a professional footballer.

Khabib Nurmagomedov and his passion for football

Khabib has always been passionate about football. He often posts pictures of himself watching the matches at the stadiums. Khabib is also good friends with football legends such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Clarence Seedorf.

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As a matter of fact, the Dagestani just launched his own football and MMA club with Clarence Seedorf. The Seedorf Khabib Performance Club will offer a unique training methodology, combining football and mixed martial arts (MMA). · They recently launched the venture in Dubai.

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Pranit Punjabi

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Pranit Punjabi is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. A third-year psychology major, this Khabib Nurmagomedov fan merged his interest in psychology with his deep passion for MMA and was intrigued by this new angle to help him get closer to the action. Pranit aims to look through the violence and chaos, into what makes MMA truly beautiful, the deep and rich psychological aspect of the game.

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