BILLY JOE SUNDERS met with Chris Eubank Jr to discuss a possible boxing return.
Since losing to Canelo Alvarez (31), last May, the former world champion at two-weight has been virtually unnoticed.
Billy Joe Saunders and TAG1 have held talks to make a return to boxing. Chris Eubank Jr. could match Billy Joe Saunders next season
Saunders, who had PS5m cash in the fight, was brutally defeated in round eight after a devastating uppercut.
He was left with four facial fractures and also had to consider his future career.
After more than a year of being on the sidelines Saunders began to talk about a possible return to the ring.
Eddie Hearn, Eddie's promoter, confirmed that discussions have been held with the boxer's entourage.
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Hearn said to talkSPORT that he has actually worked with him or his associates. I would like to see Billy Joe in the ring again.
"We are talking to him about possible fights during September/October.
He needs to get back to the gym and lose weight because he is notorious for spending too much time between camps.
He's a great fighter. He was having a great fight until he lost his eye socket to Canelo Alvarez.FREE BETTING AND SIGN-UP DEALS - THE BEST NEW CUSTOMER OFFERINGS
Saunders, 32 years old, stated that he would only return to fight against Chris Eubank Jr., 32-year-old, whom he defeated on points in 2014.
Hearn said that Hearn would not be making the next move but it is possible.
He stated that he was controversial and talented. And of course, there is the Billy Joe Saunders vs Chris Eubank Jr fight.
"I doubt you'll see it this year. But I would like to see John Ryder face Billy Joe Saunders.
"They had a great battle a few years back, it was very close.
"John has a lot of momentum after the Daniel Jacobs fight, and we hope to get Billy Joe back into the ring."
In 2014, Chris Eubank Jr was defeated by Billy Joe Saunders
John Ryder was defeated by Billy Joe Saunders in their 2013 fight