Matt Brown vs Tarec Saffiedine Rumored For Sweden Event in January
A welterweight bout between fan favorite Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine is reportedly in the works for the UFC’s next event in Sweden.
According to Kimura.se the fight will take place on January 24th at Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden.
It’s expected that Swedish light heavyweight star Alexander Gustafsson will headline the card.
Matt Brown was on an impressive seven-fight winning streak until he lost a unanimous decision to current title challenger, Robbie Lawler.
Tarec Saffiedine himself was on a five-fight winning streak that got derailed when he was knocked out by Rory MacDonald at UFC Fight Night 54.
A win for either man will ensure they’ll stay in the title mix.