Report: Glover Teixeira To Meet Jared Cannonier At UFC 208


Glover Teixeira appears to have a new opponent.

According to a report by MMA Fighting, Teixeira will now face Jared Cannonier at UFC 208 after originally being booked to fight Jimi Manuwa.

Teixeira (25-5) suffered a 13-second knockout loss to Anthony Johnson most recently.

Cannonier (9-1) scored his second win this year when he defeated Ion Cutelaba this past weekend via decision.

UFC 208 takes place February 11 from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.


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