Gustafsson reveals shoulder injury

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Alexander Gustafsson revealed on Instagram that he has recently undergone successful shoulder surgery.

The Swede has had a tough 12 months, undergoing back surgery in October 2016 before fighting Glover Teixeira i9n May, where he picked a an impressive KO win that earned him a Fight of the Night bonus.

On Monday, Gustafsson updated his fans with a an Instagram post. Be sure to scroll to the right to see what the doctors did.

Gustafsson’s return to the octagon is not yet confirmed but as the number one light-heavyweight contender in the official UFC rankings, he looks set to face the winner of the presumed fight between champion Daniel Cormier and Volkan Oezdemir.