JUSTIN BIEBER tipped Conor McGregor to avenge his UFC 264 loss to Dustin Poirier after receiving an MTV award from the Irishman.
The Notorious was crushed by The Diamond in July after he suffered a damaged leg within the first spherical of their trilogy combat.
The 33-year-old is on the street to restoration and was available to current Bieber with the artist of the yr prize on the VMAs moments after his pink carpet incident with Machine Gun Kelly.
Prior to the present, McGregor had an altercation on the pink carpet with rapper Kelly, 31, which resulted within the pair being separated by safety.
The incident was allegedly sparked when Kelly turned down the Irishman’s request for a photograph – one thing McGregor’s spokesperson has denied.
Kelly, actual title Colson Baker, allegedly pushed McGregor, which made the ex-UFC champion stumble backward and spill his drink.
Security then had to maintain the 2 celebrities away from one another after McGregor allegedly threw his drink at Kelly, in accordance to celeb news website TMZ.
Following the incident, McGregor took to stage to award Bieber the prize he received forward of Megan Thee Stallion, Doja Cat, Ariana Grande, Olivia Rodrigo, and Taylor Swift.
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Canadian popstar Bieber then delivered an acceptance speech that mirrored on the worldwide pandemic – earlier than later backing his fighter pal to bounce again in spectacular vogue when he takes on Poirier once more.
Bieber stated: “I do know you guys have in all probability heard it rather a lot, however we’re in unprecedented instances proper now, with this, um, Covid factor that’s occurring.
“We’re all right here collectively, you already know? And we obtained much more in frequent than we don’t.
“And I go searching right here and I see so many lovely faces, and I actually do consider the very best is but to come.”
Bieber turned his consideration to McGregor, saying: “We’re gonna get ’em subsequent time.
“New York is back and so is the Mac. 2022 will be our greatest year yet.”
Bieber added: “Conor, we’re gonna get ’em next time, my boy. Let’s go.”