The former 16-time World Champion John Cena has been away from WWE since celebrating his 20th Anniversary in the company. He has become a part-time pro wrestler and makes sporadic appearances. The reigning Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns recently made some comments on Cena. ‘The Tribal Chief’ believes ‘Leader of Cenation’ is not coming back anytime soon.
Roman Reigns says John Cena is not returning
WWE recently shared a video on its official Instagram handle from a live event. The video saw Roman Reigns noticing a fan wearing Cena’s gear at ringside. The Tribal Chief, staying true to his character, looked at the fan and claimed “I smashed him” and added “he’s never coming back”. Reigns then continued his entrance as the fans in attendance cheered him on.
John Cena and Roman Reigns have been compared by the fans on multiple occasions given then babyface run in the company. Cena returned to WWE last year to challenge Reigns for his title at last year’s SummerSlam. Fans thoroughly enjoyed the feud between the two. The rivalry also saw some intense promo battles. In the end, The Tribal Chief defeated Cena and retained his title in the main event of WWE SummerSlam last year. ‘The Head of The Table’ is seemingly unstoppable and has been the champ for over 700 days.
We will have to wait and see when Cena makes his comeback to the company. He might also give another shot at Reigns’ title.
Roman Reigns recently retained the title against Brock Lesnar in a Last Man Standing match SummerSlam 2022. He will defend his title once again against Drew McIntyre at Clash at The Castle event in UK.