WWE officially confirmed on this week’s Monday Night Raw that John Cena will be returning to the company on the June 27 episode of Uncooked in Laredo, Texas. Cena’s final run with the corporate kicked off at Cash within the Financial institution 2021, resulting in the “Summer time of Cena” the place he competed at over a dozen dwell occasions earlier than difficult Roman Reigns for the WWE Common Championship at SummerSlam 2021. Following a dwell occasion in Madison Sq. Backyard in September, he quietly returned to Hollywood to proceed his performing profession.
The large hypothesis is that he’s coming back for a match at this year’s SummerSlam against current United States Champion Theory. Cena hinted at his intentions on his Instagram on Monday and Principle has been brazenly pushing for the match for fairly a while.
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“It simply takes phrases out of my mouth, as a result of I feel when that second occurs and I am within the ring with John Cena, man, I do not know what to say. I do not know what I am gonna say. I do not know. I do not know simply because such as you’re saying and the way in which you spoke about it, I clearly know what it was like for me rising up watching John, simply the story there and the way a lot we might even have for a narrative. Man that is simply so loopy to me. I see it occurring for certain,” Principle stated in an interview with The New York Put up final week.
“Been far too lengthy and what a special day to have the ability to spend with the @WWEUniverse! Laredo, TX, C U quickly!!! #WWERaw #CenaMonth,” Cena tweeted shortly after the announcement.
Cena talked with Chris Hardwick last year about when he’ll fully retire from wrestling, saying, “If bodily, I am slower, I’ve stated brazenly to everybody that I’ll hold doing this till I really feel I am offending the shopper. I’ll frequently go on the market and do what I can to contribute and add. I do not wish to go on the market and be like, ‘Okay, simply let him go on the market and (do his factor).’ I am not into that as a result of I do know what it is prefer to pay for a ticket. If I had been to get that on this go-round, it is a humbling and difficult factor that I must hurdle. If I get the other and it is like, ‘You are faster and may do some issues higher and outline a brand new character,’ then that is a brand new dialog as a result of I wouldn’t have a lot time left and if I wish to give it like, ‘let’s actually decide to this factor and actually go all in,’ that is an trustworthy selection the place different stuff must take a backseat.”