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Pederneiras: José Aldo Belongs In G.O.A.T Discussion

Andre Pederneiras, the former Nova Uniao head-coach, has argued that his star-pupil José Aldo deserves to be considered one of the greatest of all-time. MMA fans tend to have short memories. In the case of José Aldo, it does seem as though many either have forgotten or simply didn’t experience him at the very peak of his powers. As the …

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Says Injury Limited Brazilian’s Kicking Game Against Max Holloway

During an interview he granted in the days leading up to UFC 212, Max Holloway said that he wanted “the very best Jose Aldo there has ever been” to show up at the Rio event. “I don’t want that 13-second-knockout Aldo,” Holloway told FloCombat, obviously referring to Aldo’s extraordinarily quick loss to Conor McGregor in December 2015. “I don’t even want …

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Claims Conor McGregor Was Not Drug-Tested For Two Months During UFC 194 Camp

Andre Pederneiras has claimed that there were some major inconsistencies in USADA’s approach to drug-testing ahead of last December’s UFC featherweight title unification bout between his fighter Jose Aldo and Ireland’s Conor McGregor. The Nova Uniao head coach told Brazilian MMA media outlet Combate that while Aldo was tested regularly throughout camp, McGregor was not monitored at all for a …

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Says They Will Chase Conor McGregor If He Doesn’t Return To Featherweight

Jose Aldo can’t seem to make a definite decision regarding which is more important to him, regaining the UFC featherweight title that once adorned his waist or claiming vengeance over the man who ripped it from him. Ever since his jaw-dropping 13-second defeat to Conor McGregor last December at UFC 194, the 29-year-old has routinely flip-flopped on the matter. At …

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Has An Interesting Idea How To Get His Fighter A Rematch With Conor McGregor

In a recent interview with Brazilian MMA media outlet Combate, Jose Aldo’s coach, Andre Pederneiras, spoke about his fighter’s devastating loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 194 and expressed his feeling that a return bout is a must. In analyzing the way in which the fight unfolded, Perderneiras identified what he felt were the two key reasons for the Brazilian’s …

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Conor McGregor: Jose Aldo Is Not Being Drug Tested In Brazil

Conor McGregor has expressed concerns that his UFC 194 opponent, Jose Aldo, is not being tested for performance enhancing drugs while he is at home, in Brazil. In a recent interview with Brazilian MMA media outlet, Combate, the Irishman suggested that, while he is subject to a rigorous testing program, Aldo is not being regularly monitored. “I got tested. I get tested …

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Answers Allegations of Steroid Abuse

Jose Aldo’s head coach, Andre Pederneiras, has hit back against allegations that his fighter and many other Brazilian MMA athletes are performance enhancing drug users. UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub has been extremely outspoken on a number of sensitive topics this week. We at PunditArena have already reported that Schaub revealed some personal details about his relationship with Ronda Rousey whilst …

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Conor McGregor Impersonator To Assist Jose Aldo In Camp

Conor McGregor is one of the most creative and unorthodox strikers in mixed martial arts, but Jose Aldo and his team feel they have found someone who can emulate the Dubliner’s attacking style. Jonas “Speed” Bilharinho is the featherweight champion of Brazilian based MMA league Jungle Fight. He is 6-0-1 as a professional and as far as team Aldo are …

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