JOSE ALSO confirmed off his shredded abs on-line as he plans to return to the UFC Octagon at bantamweight.
Former featherweight champion Aldo has dramatically reduce weight in hopes of shifting all the way down to 135lbs.
The 33-year old has struggled with weight cuts before, leaving UFC president Dana White sceptical that he can drop one other ten kilos to make the decrease weight class.
White mentioned: “Aldo despatched me a textual content telling me he desires to do that so we actually haven’t talked about it.
“However there’s no method that child could make 35 kilos. No method. You keep in mind when he was the champ how laborious it was for him to make 45 kilos? And he’s not getting any youthful.
“So I haven’t even taken that critical. Love Aldo, I wish to do what he desires to do however I don’t assume I wish to see him attempt to reduce to 35. I don’t assume that’s going to be good for him.”
Earlier this 12 months, Aldo hinted at doable retirement, however finally signed a brand new eight-fight contract with the UFC in June.
With restricted potentialities left within the featherweight division, the Brazilian has his sights set on a title combat in opposition to the bantamweight champion, Henry Cejudo.
Aldo informed Combate: “That is the brand new division I wish to transfer to, and I’m asking for the title shot immediately. That’s what issues for me now.
“Cejudo mentioned he’s open to (preventing) anybody, so I’m open to that. I need the chance to combat in opposition to him and beat him.
“He’s an Olympic champion, an important athlete, and I respect his historical past rather a lot. He deserves all the things he’s profitable, he has his deserves.
“If the UFC thinks it’s an important combat, I believe they’ll need that, it’s an enormous problem.
“He’s been speaking after defeating (Marlon Moraes) that he was open to preventing massive names. Since he’s open, it’s the inexperienced mild.”
No title fight between the pair has been confirmed, however that hasn’t stopped the Brazilian from dropping the kilos.
MMA reporter Ana Issa posted his dramatic bodily transformation on Twitter.
Regardless of trying on high type, there are a lot of well being dangers concerned in weight reducing.
Khabib Nurmagomedov needed to hospitalised attributable to weight-loss issues, and different fighters together with Cris Cyborg wrestle with the method.
It is because weight reducing often includes excessive dehydration of the physique, so Aldo’s dramatic weight-loss might be a trigger for concern.
The motivation for Aldo’s dramatic weight-cut is the potential for returning to the championship throne.
In 2015, he misplaced his featherweight title in spectacular trend to Conor McGregor, after being knocked out in just 13-seconds.
Aldo has since struggled to bounce back since losing the belt, and in 2017 lost twice to the current featherweight champion Max Holloway.
His final combat was additionally a choice loss Alexander Volkanovski in Might, 2019.
Nonetheless, the UFC veteran has defeated a few of the hardest opponents throughout his 15-year profession together with Frankie Edgar, Chad Mendes and Kenny Florian.