Sami Zayn’s role in The Bloodline has made him one of the most successful stars of WrestleMania 39. After teaming up with Kevin Owens, Sami Zayn was profiled by fans as a possible main eventer for one of the nights of the show.
Despite this, some fans are disappointed that Zayn is not involved in the fight for the Unified Universal Championship.
— WWE (@WWE) March 25, 2023
However, rumors of WWE downplaying Zayn have been denied by an anonymous high-ranking WWE figure.
In a statement to Fightful Select, the figure highlighted Zayn’s contributions to recent events, stating that he has been the center of attention for multiple shows, headlined a PLE, and was involved in the biggest storyline in the company. The figure also stated that WWE had solid plans for Zayn and the Universal Championship and that Zayn was viewed as a top-tier talent.
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Fightful Select also reported that Sami Zayn and Owens’ match had been planned since November 2022, shortly after WWE confirmed the Elimination Chamber 2023 in Montreal. WWE also had enough confidence in Zayn to allow him to improvise his promo on the night before Elimination Chamber.
It is clear that WWE values Sami Zayn’s contributions to the company and views him as a top-tier talent. Fans can look forward to seeing more of him in the future, and we’ll keep you updated on all the latest news on Wrestling Unseen.