CONOR MCGREGOR has paid tribute to Irish MMA stalwart Neil Seery after the 37-year-old’s retirement.
The Dubliner was beaten by Brazilian Alexandre Pantoja yesterday in his final fight at UFC Fight Night 113 in Glasgow.
Seery, a former Cage Warriors champion, retires from the sport with a 16-13 record. He won three and lost four of his seven UFC fights.
And McGregor praised him with a comment on Instagram.
He wrote: “Congratulations on a great career Neil! You are one of the best fighters to come out of Ireland!
“Much love and respect always! Enjoy retirement brother.”