Konnan On What He Desires (And Does not Need) To See From CM Punk’s AEW Return


With CM Punk now confirmed to return to AEW for the debut of “Collision” this Friday, the discuss of the city has turned to what he’ll be doing following his return. Punk is at the moment scheduled to crew with FTR to face Jay White, Juice Robinson, and Samoa Joe in trios motion, and studies have prompt each White and Joe as potential rivals for Punk within the close to distant future.

On the newest episode of “Keepin’ it 100” podcast, AAA booker Konnan was requested about his curiosity in Punk’s return and potential opponents for the previous AEW World Champion. Konnan appears to be wanting ahead to all of it, supplied AEW goes in a sure route.

“I might be fascinated about seeing him in opposition to in Samoa Joe,” Konnan mentioned. “I might be fascinated about seeing him with Jay White, however not as a lot as Samoa Joe, and I might have an interest to see him with Jericho. However this is the factor — I am not a fan in any respect of him coming again as a babyface, trigger to begin with, he obtained numerous boos, and he is a means, means, means, higher heel. I would moderately have him come again as a heel, then I might have an interest.”

Konnan’s co-host, and up to date nemesis of Kenny Omega, Disco Inferno, will not be as fascinated about Punk’s return, as an alternative stating he was extra wanting ahead to the drama Punk may trigger at media scrums, like what occurred following AEW All Out final September. Konnan believes, nevertheless, that Disco can be sorely upset.

“I simply do not suppose he’ll make the identical mistake and try this s**t once more,” Konnan mentioned. “As a result of he obtained a lot warmth.”

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