Tyson Fury may be handed chance to fulfil promise made to Cristiano Ronaldo

Tyson Fury's promoter Frank Warren claims he would "love a homecoming" after the undefeated boxer declared his intention to fight at Old Trafford.

The Gypsy King beat Deontay Wilder for a second time at the T-Mobile Arena to retain his WBC belt on Saturday night.

Fury stopped his opponent in the eleventh round and attention has now turned to his next assignment, reports the Daily Star.

Dillian Whyte will be his mandatory challenger provided he beats Otto Wallin next month.

America has been the venue for Fury's last five fights and there is a clamour to see him fight once again in the UK.

The 33-year-old is a Manchester United fan and any bout at Old Trafford would be the first there since Nigel Benn's famous fight with Chris Eubank nearly 30 years ago.

Fury has also joked that the city would struggle to accommodate himself and Red Devils new boy Cristiano Ronaldo.

“I have two fights left out here but I’d love to bring a world title fight back to Manchester,” he told the Sun last week.

“It has always been a dream of mine to fight at Old Trafford. The last fight there was Eubank versus Benn in 1993 and that was massive.

“I’m really happy Ronaldo’s back at Old Trafford – but this town ain’t big enough for the both of us!

“If I lived in Manchester it would be a problem. But I’m an hour up the motorway in Morecambe so he’s got plenty of distance.”

Warren was quizzed on the venue for Fury's next bout but remained tight lipped.

The O2 and the MEN Arena are the biggest stadiums in England he has fought in thus far in his career, but Warren has no doubt it would be a sell out wherever he went.

He said: “I would love a homecoming more than anything, for the British fans and everything. Fury is the best heavyweight of his generation and he is up there with all of them.

“Look at his size and chin and his heart to keep getting up off the floor, he gets up. That was the best heavyweight fight I’ve seen.

“He would be a stand-out performer in any era, for anybody.

“Tyson sells out any stadium in Britain, easy, big time. The fans will come out for him.

“Everything is possible and we will just sit down and look at how we do everything.

“I was really proud just be involved and with him tonight because he just proved himself to be a true fighting man and he deserves that hero’s homecoming now.

"They haven’t said anything for sure yet and it will depend when they want it to happen and we need to see what happens with Whyte and Wallin first because that is not an easy fight.”

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