This page is completely dedicated to what Erik Skoglund has to say. All of Erik Skoglund’s quotes are organized here by date and topic. The most recent quote attributed to Erik Skoglund came from an article called I don’t regret picking Skoglund’: “I've been in Liverpool for a few days now. It's a nice place, a nice town, so far so good. Normally I am fighting in my hometown in Sweden with all the expectations and the pressure from the fans. Here I am the underdog, all the pressure is on Callum.”.
I've been in Liverpool for a few days now. It's a nice place, a nice town, so far so good. Normally I am fighting in my hometown in Sweden with all the expectations and the pressure from the fans. Here I am the underdog, all the pressure is on Callu[...]
I can't wait to step into the ring. I will do my best, I am happy with the role as an underdog. I am always confident, this is a fight between two undefeated and confident guys, but I believe I have what it takes to win.
The preparations are going very well. I am in the shape of my life and I need to be because Callum Smith is the toughest opponent I could ask for.
Like then the sparring this week was unbelievable good. Kessler is a clever fighter, he knows his game. He has good footwork, good head movement, good punches. Good left hook to the head and body. He is not too unlike Callum Smith.
I am full of confidence ahead of fighting Callum Smith. I don't feel any pressure. The pressure is on Callum, everyone expects him to shine in Liverpool, but I'm happy to be the underdog. I'm relaxed and ready to steal the shine and create the surpr[...]
This is a huge opportunity for me to prove myself at the highest level. Callum Smith is a top-level fighter and one of the tournament favourites. This is what the World Boxing Super Series is all about – the best fighting the best! That's why I ente[...]