Diego Brandao and Dustin Poirier exchange tweets before UFC 168 fight

Aug 31, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Erik Koch (right) fights Dustin Poirier during the UFC-164 bout at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

UFC Featherweight contenders, Diego Brandao and Dustin Poirier, battle next week in the opening fight of the UFC 168 pay per view. The fight is an early pick for fight of the night as both men are looking for a statement win. Just eight days before the bout, Brandao and Poirier had a short exchange on Twitter.

Brandao posted a picture of his submission victory over Dennis Bermudez back at the TUF 14 Finale, warning Poirier that he would be next:

Poirier decided to make a joke as his retaliation:

These tweets finished off the exchange:

 

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Topics: Anderson SIlva, Chris Weidman, Diego Brandao, Dustin Poirier, Twitter, UFC, UFC 168

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