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'He wants to start to travel and fight OUTSIDE the US': Canelo Alvarez keen to take his talents to England to 'expand his brand'... with Billy Joe Saunders or Callum Smith lined up as potential opponents for Mexican star 'Canelo' Alvarez wants a fight in the UK and hopes to take on Britain's big guns The Mexican boxer is planning for after his September 12 fight in America  The UK's Billy Joe Saunders or Callum Smith are being lined-up as fight options 

By Sam Blitz For Mailonline

Published: 16:48 BST, 2 August 2020 | Updated: 17:29 BST, 2 August 2020

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Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez is planning a British boxing bout against one of Billy Joe Saunders or Callum Smith in a bid to 'expand his brand' with fans outside the United States of America, according to reports.

The Mexican fighter faces a bout in America against an unknown opponent on September 12 and is hoping to take on one of the Brits once that bout is completed. 

And Eric Gomez, Golden Boy promotion president, revealed that Canelo is desperate for a fight overseas in the coming months.

Mexican boxer Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (middle) is planning a UK fight over the coming months

Mexican boxer Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (middle) is planning a UK fight over the coming months 

British boxer Callum Smith (pictured) is one of the potential candidates for the Canelo bout

British boxer Callum Smith (pictured) is one of the potential candidates for the Canelo bout

Gomez : 'We've talked about it, and he obviously wants to expand his brand and his likeness, and I think that would be sensational if we could get something done in the UK.

'But we have talked about it. We've talked about going to Japan as well, and I think he wants to start to travel

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