In addition, the segment includes some interesting comments from Aldo’s boxing coach Alex Cardoso, who says Mendes is going to pay for some of the comments he’s made heading into the scrap. Guess the beef is pretty real.
Speaking of that, Episode II shows Mendes and his crew arriving in Rio de Janeiro, watching Episode 1 of Embedded, and then the challenger promising to eff up Mr. Aldo…
Of course, Saturday’s card will also include a notable light-heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis. Based off this episode’s footage, Teixeira evidently has a thing against washing his hand wraps.
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UFC 179 will be hosted by Rio de Janeiro’s Maracanazinho Gymnasium, and will be available throughout North America on pay-per-view.