WWE has confirmed that Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels is slated to appear on next week’s episode of NXT.
He’ll do so to host a face-to-face meeting between NXT Champion Finn Balor and Kyle O’Reilly. This will come just days before they square off for the NXT Title at the NXT TakeOver: 31 event.
WWE taped this episode of NXT last week, but various changes had to be made due to an outbreak of talents testing positive for COVID-19.
Michaels’ commented on the appearance by writing the following on Twitter:
“Everyone excited about #NXTTakeOver I couldn’t miss the fun!!! #WWENXT.”
— Shawn Michaels (@ShawnMichaels) September 25, 2020
Here is the updated card for the show:
NXT Women’s Champion Io Shirai & NXT North American Champion Damian Priest vs.Candice LeRae & Johnny Gargano
Shotzi Blackheart vs. Dakota Kai
#1 Contender’s Match:
Danny Burch & Oney Lorcan vs. The Undisputed Era (Bobby Fish & Roderick Strong)
Shawn Michaels to host a face-to-face meeting between NXT Champion Finn Balor and Kyle O’Reilly.