The tension between Alexander Gustafsson an Anthony Johnson is still going to after Johnson stated that Gustafsson became an ‘overnight celebrity’ after Jon Jones fight. Alexander gustafsson was not showing any interest in fighting Johnson until it was announced that Jones vs Cormier fight got postponed till next year due to Jones injury.

In a recent interview Gustafsson said that he would like to fight Anthony to stay busy and it would be nice for the winner to get a title shot. “Well, he challenged me, he wants to fight me, and I’m down with that,” he said. “I want to fight him too. We’re just waiting for conformation, a date and where” .