Aldo Expects October Return To UFC With Koch Still Challenging For Title | UFC News

June 20, 2012 3:49 am 12 Comments

By Jamie McAllister
Jose Aldo‘s camp expect Aldo to be back in action by October.

Aldo was expected to face Erik Koch at UFC 149 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, on July 21, 2012, however the Featherweight title bout would be put on hold as Aldo withdrew with a leg injury.

Aldo’s camp have announced that the Featherweight Champion may make his return by October on “UFC Tonight”

“According to Jose Aldo’s manager and trainer, Andre Pederneiras of Nova Uniao, they’re expecting him to be back in October. No surgery needed for that left leg, just some physical therapy, and they’re very hopeful he’ll be back in October. His opponent, whenever he is ready, will be Erik Koch.”

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