Former NXT Champion Teases SmackDown Debut, Rusev Hypes Match With Daniel Bryan

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– We are about a month removed from the WWE Superstar Shakeup, and former WWE NXT Champion Andrade “Cien” Almas has still yet to make his SmackDown Live debut.

Since it was announced that the sports entertainment company decided to call him up from the third WWE brand to the blue brand, WWE has aired video packages of his business manager, Zelina Vaga hyping the debut of the former champion.

It seems like it’s just a matter of time before he steps in between the blue ropes to make his in-ring SmackDown debut. Andrade sent out the following to tease his debut:

– It’s already been announced that Rusev will take on Daniel Bryan in a Money in the Bank qualifying match on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live in Baltimore, MD at the Royal Farms Arena on the USA Network.

The winner of this match will compete in the Men’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match at the upcoming pay-per-view event that takes place next month. To promote the match, the former United States champion sent out the following tweet:

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