Johnson vs. Maguire Headed to UFC on Fuel 2 in Sweden

December 29, 2011
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Swedish fans rejoice, but it looks like the UFC will finally be landing there in 2012.

Sources have confirmed that a fight between DaMarques Johnson and John Maguire is in the works for a proposed April 14 card, which is currently rumored as the second UFC on Fuel card taking place in Stockholm, Sweden.

MMAWeekly.com confirmed the fight booking on Thursday with verbal agreements in place. Heavy.com first reported the bout.

DaMarques Johnson returns in April after a thunderous performance in his last fight where he knocked out fellow former ‘Ultimate Fighter’ alum Clay Harvison at UFC on Fox 1 in November.

Johnson has gone 2-2 in his last four fights, and hopes to add some consistency to his game as he returns in April.

Meanwhile, John Maguire had an impressive Octagon debut at UFC 138 in his home country of England, defeating Justin Edwards in early November.

Now the slick submission fighter will try to win back-to-back fights in the UFC when he faces Johnson in Sweden in April.

The April 14 card is expected to be the second UFC on Fuel card. The debut show goes down Feb 15 in Omaha, Neb.


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