Manager: Conor McGregor denies sexual assault allegations

In a recent appearance on the Ariel Helwani Show, manager Audie Attar gave an update on Conor McGregor's sexual assault allegations and next fight

As expected, Conor McGregor’s management completely deny all allegations of sexual assault.

The former UFC double champ McGregor has had turbulent times as of late. With the infamous pub incident, in which he assaulted a 50 year old man and more so: The sexual assault allegations. Audie Attar, McGregor’s manager, was recently a guest on The Ariel Helwani Show. He commented on a variety of

“He vehemently denies any allegation of sexual misconduct or any wrongdoing,” Attar said. “We vehemently deny it, and he does as well. At the end of the day we know who he is, he knows who he is, and we know what the truth is.”


Attar also commented on McGregor’s return to the UFC. He recently announced his return to the UFC, set for January 18th in Las Vegas. Attar confirmed the return date, and that Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is the front runner as  of now. Despite this, nothing is signed as of yet, but both sides seem to want the fight.

“We’ve both agreed on a date and we’ve agreed on opponents,” Attar said. “A deal is imminent. I don’t see anything getting in the way barring some unforeseen circumstances. I think both parties want to get it done, I think it’s in the best in interest of everyone involved.”

No matter what one thinks of McGregor, having him back in the UFC octagon as opposed to in tabloid headlines would certainly be the best for all parties involved.

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With roots in muay thai and as an avid combat sports fan, Sebastian Vendel-Martinez grew up while the MMA scene was blossoming in Sweden. He became part of the MMAnytt team in 2012 and has gone on to become one of the most prominent MMA reporters in Scandinavia. Currently he continues to work as a writer, reporter, video producer/editor and head editor for