Floyd Mayweather Reveals Desire To Buy Newcastle United, Names Dream Signing

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"I am happy for Floyd and his recent announcement that he is out of these current fight negotiations", he wrote on Instagram.

American boxing legend Floyd Mayweather is reportedly preparing to purchase English Premier League club Newcastle United, as he continues spreading his business empire.

While open to new business opportunities, Mayweather believes in investing with his head and not with heart.

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As of right now Mayweather is attempting to get a license to fight in MMA, and then he's thinking about six to eight months of training should put him in the running to make his debut.

"I more or less consider the fight to be a ridiculous spectacle, but the bottom line is it would generate more interest and do bigger handle than any other UFC or boxing match on the horizon". Soccer might not be my game but I've got connections everywhere. "So I might even be able to get him to finish his career off at Newcastle", he said.

The Westgate SuperBook installed McGregor as -1,000 favorite Monday over Mayweather, who opened as a +650 underdog. "Eventually we're gonna apply for the license and hopefully we can fight".

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Newcastle United are currently in 13th place in the Premier League standing with 32 points after 30 games played.

Mayweather hung up his gloves last year after ending his glittering career with a 50-0 record, following his TKO victory over UFC star Conor McGregor.

Mayweather confirmed that he will be making a formal application to fight in the octagon. But that was strange.

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The formerly retired boxer posted a video earlier, one that more than suggests that he's willing to take up Conor McGregor on his offer of a rematch, this time under MMA rules. Real meet Juventus in the quarter-finals after dispatching Paris St Germain 5-2 on aggregate in the last 16 with three goals from Ronaldo. "When Cristiano plays well the team plays well".

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