While there have been some rumors in recent days regarding his current contract status with WWE, former WWE SmackDown! Live Champion AJ Styles is expected to re-sign with the company. According to the Wrestling Observer, there is “strong expectation” from people close to the situation that Styles will be staying with WWE. For those unaware, Styles’ current WWE contract expires in April of this year and that time period is a going to be “fortuitous time” with the debut of All Elite Wrestling.
There were several reports over the weekend that Styles has yet to re-sign with WWE and that caused a lot of speculation online among pro wrestling fans.
Styles will face Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship at tonight’s WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view event.