WWE SummerSlam 2016 is scheduled this Sunday, August 21 and there are speculations that Goldberg will be making a return to the WWE. The WWE rumors originate from the fact that the WWE made him a bonus character in the latest installment of their video game, WWE 2K17 and that he will be appearing in New York City media event this weekend.
WWE SummerSlam 2016 will be held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York in the United States. Goldberg will attend a media conference Friday for the video game, but his WWE comeback has not been confirmed by any media outfits.
Wrestling News Source is reporting that the veteran WWE superstar will appear in WWE 2K16 video game launch with 2K Sports, the creator of the WWE game, scheduled to have a major media event on Friday. According to the report, this is the first time Goldberg will appear in a WWE-related business since leaving the wrestling outfit in 2004.
Here is the trailer for the WWE 2K17 video game with Goldberg’s cameo:
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What is confirmed for WWE SummerSlam 2016 is the battle between Brock Lesnar and Randy Orton, who will face each other for the first time in the last 14 years.
Other confirmations for WWE SummerSlam 2016 include Finn Balor vs. Seth Rolins for the first RAW, WWE Universal Champion and Dean Ambrose vs. Dolph Ziggler for the WWE World Championship. Ambrose is the defending heavyweight champion.
Goldberg was one of the popular WWE superstars in his short stint with WWE in 2003 to 2004. He was also one of the faces in the WCW when they were battling the WWE for high ratings.
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