Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez would return to fight Mexico in December 2022 in Mexico City or Guadalajara, said the coach Eddy reynoso, who made it clear that filling the Azteca stadium is still on his mind.
“We are going to look for the coming year to see if we do a fight in Mexico,” he said. Eddy reynoso. “It is the project, to have a fight here in Mexico and we will see if we can, it could be in Mexico City or Guadalajara.”
Plan to fight in Mexico in 2021 foiled
In statements made upon arrival at the host hotel of the 59th Annual Convention of the World Boxing Council (CMB), the coach said they planned to Canelo fight in Mexico next month, but the delay of the contest with Caleb Plant prevented it.
“This year it was the project and it fell, the fight with Plant it was for September and it had to be done for November ”, revealed Eddy. “That’s why we dropped the December fight in Mexico, we already had something agreed for December.”
Their plan for next year is to have two fights in the United States, the ones in May and September. It would close 2022 with a third lawsuit, but in Mexican territory.
Asked if it is still among his goals to fight at the Azteca stadium and fill it, he said yes. He wants to take advantage of the moment he lives Canelo in your professional career.
“Yes (they are interested), let’s see if it can be done,” he concluded. Eddy reynoso. “We are in the best moment of the career of Canelo and hopefully one day we will be given the opportunity to be there ”.
Eddy reynoso You will take advantage of your visit in Mexico City to participate in the 59th Annual Convention of the CMB. In addition, he will be recognized in the Senate of the Republic for his extensive career in boxing.