John Cena is a 16-time World Champion and is viewed as one of the true GOATs of professional wrestling now. He returned on this week’s episode of Monday Night RAW and immediately set up a huge WrestleMania 39 match. Unsurprisingly, he made WWE officials very happy with his return.
John Cena’s long-awaited return to WWE RAW was an emotional moment as the live crowd erupted in cheers. He engaged in a fiery promo with Austin Theory which ended with Cena accepting a challenge to face him at WrestleMania 39.
The promo was a one-sided affair, as Cena outclassed Theory with his verbal prowess and left the young wrestler in tatters. Fans were thrilled by Cena’s performance, and the announcement of his match at WrestleMania has already set the stage for a blockbuster showdown.
According to Sean Ross Sapp behind Fightful’s paywall, WWE officials were very happy with John Cena’s return on Monday Night RAW, as it added some familiar eyes to the red brand.
Those that we spoke to within WWE were happy with how WWE Raw unfolded with John Cena adding some familiar eyes to the show.
As previously reported, John Cena produced the aforementioned segment himself, as the company trusted him to properly produce the whole segment. Needless to say, fans are very invested in the feud now.
The Leader Of Cenation could also tie an all-time record at WrestleMania 39. It remains to be seen how WWE will continue to build the feud between Cena and Theory leading up to WrestleMania 39.