“Ruthless Aggression” are two phrases which are synonymous with John Cena, serving to to place him on the map when he debuted in entrance of the WWE Universe. Nonetheless, earlier that day, he heard the primary phrases from Vince McMahon.
WWE is presently celebrating the twentieth anniversary of John Cena’s WWE TV debut all through the complete month of June. Through the newest “WWE Playback” the 16-time World Champion regarded again at his debut match in opposition to Kurt Angle on “WWE SmackDown.” Cena revealed he “discovered at 2:45 within the afternoon” that he could be competing in opposition to the Olympic Gold medalist.
Earlier than heading out to the ring that night time, he had “one assembly with Mr. McMahon” as he was “pushed into his workplace” and Michael Hayes requested the WWE Chairman, “What can we do with this?”
McMahon then uttered his first-ever sentence to the person who would go on to be the face of WWE for over a decade, “minimize his f*cking hair.” With that, Cena was “out of the workplace.” Whereas he didn’t reveal whether or not or not he ended up getting his locks chopped, regardless of the boss needs he sometimes will get.
Cena ended up slapping Angle within the face that night time as he competed in a aggressive match in opposition to the established essential occasion star which helped to place him on the map in WWE. Afterward throughout that episode of “WWE SmackDown,” Cena could be endorsed by The Undertaker in a backstage section, because the American Badass shook fingers with a rookie Cena.
Angle himself additionally recently reflected on the iconic match, stating, “I knew the day @johncena stepped foot in my ring for the very first time that he was going to be an enormous star.”
Cena will be returning to “WWE Raw” on June 27 to be able to have a good time his anniversary on tv with the WWE Universe. It’s unclear what he shall be doing on that present, however he and United States Champion Principle have recently been having exchanges on social media, which has obtained the wrestling world speaking.
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