AEW World Champion, MJF, not too long ago reacted to the feedback made by The Undertaker that praised his character and in-ring work. This occurred throughout a latest “1deadMAN Present” held in Glasgow. The WWE Corridor of Famer was requested about which present wrestler he would have appreciated to face within the ring, and named MJF as his alternative.
This comes as fairly an honor for MJF who is understood for his charismatic persona and spectacular wrestling expertise. His distinctive type has gained him quite a few accolades inside AEW and it appears now that even legends like The Undertaker are taking discover.
Nonetheless, whereas praising him on one hand, The Undertaker additionally referred to AEW as a ‘second-rate firm’. This remark didn’t go unnoticed by the younger champion who expressed combined emotions in direction of this assertion from one among skilled wrestling’s most revered figures.
MJF addressed these remarks saying it was certainly flattering to be acknowledged by somebody with such stature throughout the trade. He admitted feeling humbled realizing that if given an opportunity, The Undertaker would select to face him contained in the ring – one thing many wrestlers can solely dream of.
However when it got here right down to addressing AEW being referred to as ‘second-rate’, he didn’t maintain again both. In response, he acknowledged how proud he’s of what AEW stands for and all they’ve achieved up to now regardless of being comparatively new as compared with different main promotions like WWE.
He additional talked about how each member of their roster works tirelessly day-in-day-out striving for excellence – proving themselves time after time in opposition to some powerful competitors on the market 🏋️♂️
Whereas acknowledging respect in direction of WWE’s legacy over a long time together with stars like Taker himself; at similar time standing agency on perception that no firm must be deemed second price primarily based solely upon its age or historical past in contrast with others extra established ones
In conclusion; whereas appreciating reward from legend like Taker definitely means lot particularly coming from somebody of his caliber, MJF additionally made clear the place his loyalty lies – with AEW and its followers who’ve supported them since starting. He ended by saying he’ll proceed to do what he does greatest – entertain the viewers and show that AEW is just not a ‘second-rate’ firm however one which’s right here to make historical past in skilled wrestling world.