MJF has no plans of stepping inside a New Japan Professional-Wrestling ring.
MJF just lately made his return to AEW by profitable the Casino Ladder Match (below a masks) on the All Out pay-per-view. In storyline, it was defined that AEW CEO Tony Khan bumped up MJF’s pay with out signing him to a contract extension in an effort to get him to return. MJF advised Ariel Helwani on “The MMA Hour” that he took discover of how a lot prime stars from different firms have been making compared to him. Though there was one firm he wasn’t involved with.
“I am simply saying that I noticed what numerous prime guys have been making all throughout the board, besides I do not take note of New Japan,” MJF mentioned. “It is a rubbish promotion, dogsh*t, and the truth that individuals nonetheless discuss it prefer it’s a factor is hilarious to me, no matter. [Kazuchika] Okada No. 2? Is that what’s was with PWI 500? I do not assume I’ve heard that man’s identify since 2014. Who offers a sh*t?”
MJF made it fairly clear that he is open to talking with any promotion so long as they open up the checkbook, apart from NJPW. He did, nonetheless, point out that he is a fan of Nice-O-Khan. MJF’s AEW contract is ready to run out in 2022.
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