UFC *might not be bigger than soccer, but is better

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  1. Espresso

    Espresso Khabib, "The mad, backwards kunt"

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    Im no die hard soccer fan by all means. So my opinion is probably biased.... But even when i didnt know much about MMA, ot was still better.

    I have been waking up at 8am to watch some World Cup Games and ive yet gotten an adrenaline rush.

    MMA is constant suspense.



    UFC > World Cup

    UFC226 > World Cup Finals



    (*might= is absolutely and will forever not be...)
     
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    2 people start playing soccer in public, no one cares or might ask them to go somewhere else.
    2 people start fighting in public, a huge crowd gathers and get excited


    Put it on TV and the opposite happens.
     
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  3. Espresso

    Espresso Khabib, "The mad, backwards kunt"

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    Thats crazy to think about to be honest.

    I guess people like to see brawls like streets fights and not technical matches like Till vs Thompson.

    But i agree with you....
     
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    Soccer and MMA is all I have watched for over 10 years.

    Love them both equally
     
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    There's nothing like a big highly anticipated fight. You are only just watching and your heart rate/adrenaline spikes from the opening bell. I've never felt that watching any other sport.
     
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    MMA isn’t much constant surprise. A lot of fights are obviously going to decision within the first minute. Lack of killer instinct among too many fighters
     
  8. grihenrumet

    grihenrumet Blue Belt

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    Not really Ufc is watered down as Fxxx and there's a over saturation too many meh fighters and fight cards with soccer it has alot of bad stuff like flopping and really only 5 or 6 teams have a chance to win the Cup but there's still that nation vs nation though that's being ruined by foreigners playing for certain nations like Britain France Switzerland etc
     
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    Soccer is about tribalism. Us versus them.

    Fighting brings people together. People don't give a shit about the colour of your skin. As long as you can throw down, people will support you.
     
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    Another insecure MMA fan trying to justify his love for the lesser sport.

    lol @ watching a karate event instead of an A level sport.
     
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    UFC wishes it was 1/50th as popular as football is world wide.
     
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    World Cup is better so far than most UFC ppv.
     
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    Can't they be equally as good? Why does everything have to be a competition? Can't we just all co-exist peacefully?
     
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    It's all subjective. Saying one is better then the other is stupid. Personally I hate soccer
     
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    I find MMA new exciting than soccer obviously, but the World Cup has a ton of meaning behind each match, something that has been missing from MMA for a while. Soccer is for MMA fans who thought Machida-Shogun 1 was a great fight.
     
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