AEW started teasing a ‘big, big new signing’ at Revolution since Dynamite.
Paul Wight, a brand new signing himself, mentioned a Corridor of Fame-worthy expertise would pen a multi-year deal on the pay-per-view and it seems he was speaking about WWE and TNA legend, Christian.
The 47 yr previous made his return to the ring final yr in WWE with an unsanctioned match towards Randy Orton earlier than making his official comeback within the Royal Rumble this yr.
It was extensively reported that Christian can be returning to WWE on the same deal to former tag crew accomplice Edge and he expressed after the Rumble that he wished to complete his profession on his personal phrases.
He initially walked away from wrestling again in 2014 after struggling a slew of concussions which pressured him into retirement.
Tony Khan had mentioned he was a long-time fan of the shock signing and Christian is well-known for being top-of-the-line pure staff within the enterprise throughout his prime.
A few of his friends have put him within the dialogue as one of many all-time greats from a piece perspective.
Followers had hoped for a reputation like Brock Lesnar or CM Punk, however Christian actually suits the invoice for what AEW had marketed and he’ll deliver plenty of worth to the corporate in many various methods.
Christian’s expertise can be invaluable to the younger expertise that work in AEW and he can nonetheless placed on a positive match too, as evidenced by the Royal Rumble.