WWE/NXT Rumours: Austin Aries, Finn Balor, Nia Jax and American Alpha to be called up to main roster
Looks like the WWE is bracing for the brand split
The rumor train has been running rampant since the announcement of Brand Split earlier this month and there are all sorts of rumors which have been circulating regarding how the WWE are going to go about it.
Possibly the most exciting one of all these rumors is regarding the NXT call ups. As Cagesideseats.com reports, there are rumors of WWE calling up at least 5 currently active NXT superstars to the main roster before splitting their talent pool.
The names on the list of include Finn Balor, American Alpha, Austin Aries, and Nia Jax. Among all these, Finn Balor and Austin Aries are two names which fans have been dying to see debut on the main roster for a long time now.
Aries who is a multiple time TNA X-Division champion, as well as former TNA world champion, is seen as the successor to stars like Edge and Chris Jericho in terms of being perfect heel material.
On the other hand, Finn Balor has managed to become the face of WWE's development territory in the recent past and we have been hearing the rumors of his debut for well over a year now.
With his 292 days long NXT title reign, Balor has set the standards very high for incoming NXT talent and fans expect him to achieve the same level of excellence in the main roster too.