Sunday, September 27, 2020

AJ Styles Confirms He Negotiated With AEW Last Year

AJ Styles has confirmed he had contract discussions with All Elite Wrestling last year when his WWE contract was set to expire.

SmackDown Superstar AJ Styles has confirmed that he had discussions with All Elite Wrestling last year when his WWE contract was set to expire. Styles revealed the news during a recent Twitch stream.

During the stream, Styles conversed with fans online. He revealed that “there were talks” before pointing out how “it’s a business.” Styles then highlighted how his contract with WWE was going to expire, opening up a conversation with AEW.

- Advertisement -

AJ Styles explained how he’s good friends with Matt and Nick Jackson. He added that, although discussions had been had with The Young Bucks, they never reached a point to actively discuss money. He then reiterated how, ultimately, “it’s all business.”

Styles would ultimately re-sign with WWE. According to Matt Jackson, had Styles signed with AEW, they would have had a Bullet Club reunion at Madison Square Garden. This proposed storyline would have seen Styles reunited with Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson.

AJ Styles recently shared which WWE Superstars he would want in a WWE Bullet Club. Styles immediately pointed to Bullet Club founder Finn Balor. He also included Undisputed Era—and former Bullet Club member—Adam Cole. However, he admitted that without Gallows and Anderson, it made the idea a harder sell for him.

Trending Articles

Speculation Over Nikki Cross’ Status For Clash Of Champions PPV

WWE has announced Nikki Cross vs. Bayley for the SmackDown women's title at the Clash Of Champions PPV tonight but some latest...

Ryback Has Harsh Words About Triple H & Vince McMahon

Ryback decided to go on social media and give his true feelings about Triple H and Vince McMahon.  The...

Update On Jimmy Uso’s Recovery

While his brother Jey Uso is all set to challenge for the Universal Championship at the Clash Of Champions PPV, Jimmy Uso...

Arn Anderson Talks WWE ‘Not Seeing’ Daniel Bryan as a Major Star Initially

Former WWE Agent and AEW on-screen coach Arn Anderson recently discussed the 2010 Night of Champions PPV on the ARN podcast. One...

Angel Garza Injured At WWE Clash Of Champions

Andrade and Angel Garza didn’t make it to the top of the tag team division on Monday Night RAW, but there’s more...

Latest Wrestling News

WWE Clash Of Champions Results: Roman Reigns vs. Jey Uso, Sasha Banks Returns

WWE Clash of Champions 2020 aired on the WWE Network from the ThunderDome in Orlando. It was announced during the Kickoff Show...

Roman Reigns Retains Universal Title At WWE Clash Of Champions

In what was a family feud, Roman Reigns is still standing tall as the Universal Champion.  Jey Uso, the...

Drew McIntyre Retains WWE Title, Legends Appear At Clash Of Champions

The rematch between Drew McIntyre and Randy Orton was a memorable Ambulance Match.  McIntyre put the WWE Title on...

Angel Garza Injured At WWE Clash Of Champions

Andrade and Angel Garza didn’t make it to the top of the tag team division on Monday Night RAW, but there’s more...

WWE Confirms 2020 Draft Dates

WWE has announced a Draft is taking place next month. The company did so during Sunday’s broadcast of the Clash of Champions...

Sami Zayn Wins Intercontinental Title At WWE Clash Of Champions

The battle to find out the true WWE Intercontinental Champion was an impressive spectacle, but it was Sami Zayn who pulled off...

Speculation Over Nikki Cross’ Status For Clash Of Champions PPV

WWE has announced Nikki Cross vs. Bayley for the SmackDown women's title at the Clash Of Champions PPV tonight but some latest...

Arn Anderson Talks WWE ‘Not Seeing’ Daniel Bryan as a Major Star Initially

Former WWE Agent and AEW on-screen coach Arn Anderson recently discussed the 2010 Night of Champions PPV on the ARN podcast. One...

T-BAR & Retribution Continue To Cause Chaos On Social Media

The former Dominic Dijakovic is now known as Retribution's T-BAR. Since the faction was given new names recently, many of them have...

The Rock Endorses Joe Biden For US President

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has publicly endorsed Joe Biden for President of the United States. He put out a video on social...

Update On Jimmy Uso’s Recovery

While his brother Jey Uso is all set to challenge for the Universal Championship at the Clash Of Champions PPV, Jimmy Uso...

Results: NJPW G1 Climax 30 Day 5

New Japan Pro-Wrestling thirtieth annual G1 Climax tournament has arrived! Watch on NJPW World with a paid subscription. Only...