WWE Chairman Vince McMahon has the last say in all that goes on in the company, for better or worse. Vince McMahon also sabotaged Jon Moxley’s matches.
Vince McMahon has been WWE Chairman since 1982 and saw various changes in his company over the last few decades as well. All through that, he continued to adapt to the changing times. However, many fans now feel that he is out of touch and simply does not know what is good for a WWE Superstar. The WWE Chairman is larger than life in many ways and he also has his peculiarities which people find hard to believe.
In the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Dave Meltzer of F4WOnline.com provided additional details when it came to Shane McMahon getting fired by his father Vince. According to Meltzer, there were “many complaints” about how Shane wanted to build the Royal Rumble match, focusing on himself. One person close to the situation gave the following statement and revealed just how bad the situation with Shane McMahon truly was. Brock Lesnar got in a fight with Shane McMahon over the Rumble finish. Vince McMahon had no choice but to fire him in the end.
Every single story you’ve already heard multiplied many times over. He was unprofessional the likes of which left VKM (Vincent Kennedy McMahon) no options but to fire him.”
Shane McMahon was released days after the 2022 WWE Royal Rumble Premium Live Event. In other news concerning Vince McMahon, during a recent podcast appearance current AEW star, Matt Hardy discussed the WWE Chairman and how he believed Vince allegedly favored his brother Jeff to him. Credit to Wrestling Inc for the below quote.
“And Vince always chose Jeff over Matt in The Hardy Boyz, when it came to Edge and Christian, he always chose Edge over Christian. That’s something myself and Christian always have in common, we were a little underrated. We never got all the credit we deserved sometimes, in his eye.”