Is Zelina Vega returning to WWE? The former WWE Superstar was released from her contract all the way back in November last year.
Zelina Vega was released by the WWE seven months back. Despite her 90-day no compete clause running out, she is yet to turn up on another wrestling promotion. Rumors of rife of her pairing up with Andrade together once again. However, it seems that the reunion is not taking place after all.
According to a report from Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful Select, Zelina Vega was filmed at the WWE Performance Center this Thursday on May 13. Could this be why she hasn’t signed with another company yet? Is Zelina Vega heading back to WWE after seven months.
Is Zelina Vega returning to WWE?
According to the report, Vega was at the Performance Center for some sort of filming with the company. She was seen walking into the Performance Center with Simone Johnson, the daughter of former WWE Champion The Rock.
There was no confirmation if this was being done as “supplemental footage” or if there is a plan behind pairing these two women together. But “the working plan is for her to return to the company.”
According to Wrestling Inc. her WWE return was planned for a while now, before WrestleMania 37.
This report has also been backed by Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer.
Fightful story on Thea Trinidad/Zelina Vega back with WWE is accurate.
— Dave Meltzer (@davemeltzerWON) May 13, 2021
It was not added whether she will return directly to the main roster or will she head towards NXT again. They could potentially pair her up with her real life husband Aleister Black. It seems likelier though, that she will be paired with Simone Johnson, who is yet to make her NXT debut.
Zelina Vega was released by WWE on Nov. 13, 2020. The bone of contention was WWE’s crackdown on wrestlers using third-party platforms like Twitch and Cameo.
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