Final night time on WWE NXT, Io Shirai confronted Raquel Gonzalez backstage to arrange a match that can presumably occur at TakeOver: Stand & Ship throughout WrestleMania week.
Gonzalez is clearly somebody who administration likes and she or he has been praised backstage as a result of she continues to get higher within the ring and along with her promo work. The announcers have been advised to make extra mentions of Shirai’s streak as champion in order that shall be one thing performed up throughout her feud with Gonzalez. She has been the champion since final June nevertheless it appears like her reign is about to return to an finish.
Throughout Wrestling Observer Reside, Bryan Alvarez talked about WWE’s massive plans for Gonzalez and he famous that it was recognized months in the past that she can be the individual to win the title from Shirai.
Alvarez mentioned, “I don’t know who’s gonna win the title and plans change on a regular basis in NXT. I heard months in the past that Raquel might be the one who’s going to beat Io Shirai.”
For these of you that missed it, click on under to look at Shirai confront Gonzalez backstage final night time on NXT.