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‘One of the greatest leaders of our time!’

McGregor praises Putin after attending World Cup final ‘One of the greatest leaders of our time!’
Noah Ferguson | 16 July, 2018, 10:59

Conor McGregor revealed he was a guest of Russian President Vladimir Putin at the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday.

The UFC superstar, who was given a box seat to watch France beat Croatia 4-2, described the experience as a "truly incredible spectacle" on his Instagram account - pictured watching the game unfold as he ate his dinner. This man is one of the greatest leaders of our time and I was honoured to attend such a landmark event alongside him.

"Today was an honor for me Mr. Putin".

No? We're just going to ignore all that and call him a great leader so we can enjoy some World Cup action instead?

'The Notorious' was a guest of honour at the 2018 World Cup final.

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Conor McGregor speaks during the Floyd Mayweather Jr. v Conor McGregor World Press Tour at Budweiser Stage on July 12, 2017 in Toronto, Canada.

Russian Federation hosted a successful World Cup over the past month, which culminated in the final between France and Croatia on Sunday. Check his post, as well as social media reactions below.

Current UFC lightweight champion Nurmagomedovm could meet McGregor in Las Vegas in October if he is cleared of charges regarding an indident in April during which he threw a barrier at a bus carrying UFC fighters. How about all the journalists and critics of Putin who have turned up dead under mysterious circumstances?

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