WWE continues to tease one thing between Adam Cole and WWE Corridor of Famer Shawn Michaels following their temporary interplay throughout this week’s WWE NXT episode. For many who missed it, Michaels had entered the Capitol Wrestling Heart to slip a ladder into the ring as Cruiserweight Champion Santos Escobar confronted off with Cruiserweight Champion Jordan Devlin, which led to their Title Unification Match at “Takeover: Stand and Ship” Evening Two being modified to a Ladder Match. As Michaels left to go backstage, Cole was heading out to the ring for his Takeover contract signing with Kyle O’Reilly, for his or her “Unsanctioned, No Guidelines, No Legal responsibility” match on Evening Two. Michaels and Cole stopped and had a short staredown earlier than shifting on.
The temporary interplay between Cole and Michaels led to a scorching subject of dialogue amongst followers on social media, many who’ve wished a Michaels vs. Cole dream match for a while now. Whereas it’s unlikely that Michaels will wrestle one other post-retirement match, there was some hypothesis on some type of involvement within the Cole vs. O’Reilly match at Takeover Evening Two.
The NXT Twitter account posted the backstage photograph of Cole and Michaels on Wednesday evening and wrote, “One can dream. [broken heart emoji] #WWENXT @AdamColePro @ShawnMichaels”
They posted the photograph once more this afternoon with a touch upon how comparable Cole and Michaels are. “It’s like wanting right into a mirror. [broken heart emoji] [eyes emoji] #WWENXT @ShawnMichaels @AdamColePro,” they wrote.
Cole additionally tweeted the photograph on Thursday of this week, however with no caption. Cole and Michaels haven’t commented on the temporary showdown as of this writing. Michaels not often likes tweets on Twitter however he did just like the clip of Cole coming into the Capitol Wrestling Heart to kick off Wednesday’s present, however that’s it. He has not referenced the backstage section with Cole in any respect.