Previous UFC and WEC featherweight champion Jose Aldo resigns, why?

 Jose Aldo retier from MMA after celebrated profession

The 'Lord of Rio' has chosen it's opportunity to set out the gloves after almost twenty years inside the enclosure

The 36-year-old was granted his release from his UFC contract with his coach, Andres Pederneiras, expecting it to mark the end of his legendary career.

UFC appeared to affirm that Aldo was resigning from MMA with a tweet on Sunday evening

Aldo presently can't seem to put out an announcement regarding this situation, however he posted an image of he and his better half commending the introduction of their youngster via online entertainment

Aldo was taken out from the warrior rankings on Sunday, which demonstrates he is presently not on the dynamic roste

The "Ruler of Rio" had perhaps of the best spat all of MMA when he burst on the scene with WEC in 2008.