GOLDBERG is about to face Drew McIntyre for the WWE Title at Royal Rumble after a shock return on Monday Night time Uncooked.
The much-maligned veteran, 54, misplaced the Common Title to Braun Strowman at WrestleMania 36 however appeared for the primary time since simply hours in the past to confront the Scotsman.
Goldberg made a shock return on Uncooked to problem Drew McIntyre to a Royal Rumble title match
He joined a bunch of icons in returning to WWE for a particular legends episode of Monday night time Uncooked – however the ex-WCW mega-star had greater than only a cameo look on his thoughts.
McIntyre was defending his title towards fellow powerhouse Keith Lee in the principle occasion of the present.
The 2 males loved an epic battle, with the Brit powerbombing his opponent by means of the announce desk whereas he additionally managed to battle again after being caught with a Spanish fly off the highest rope.
Ultimately it was Mcintyre who prevailed as he landed a Claymore Kick for the win.
Nevertheless, simply as he thought his night time was over, Goldberg’s music instantly hit as he walked all the way down to the ring and grabbed a microphone.
He started by praising McIntyre and stated he doesn’t get the respect his expertise deaserves.
However he then claimed the champ solely appears to be like at legends as wrestlers out of their prime and thinks he’s higher than them.
Goldberg then stated that is the place he steps in as he challenged him to a title match on the Rumble on January 31.
McIntyre responded by saying that might be like him combating his personal dad.
And that provoked Goldberg, who angrily despatched the 35-year-old crashing to the mat with an enormous shove because the present went off-air.
Goldberg got here out of retirement to return to WWE in 2017 however he has wrestled simply 4 instances since, receiving fierce criticism for the standard of these performances plus the massive paydays he has acquired.
Regardless of solely being part-time, he’s believed to have acquired a seven determine price for his two earlier appearances in Saudi.
The primary was in June 2019 when Goldberg lost to The Undertaker at Super ShowDown in a disastrous bout that was full of botches.
He practically inflicted critical damage on ‘The Deadman’ with a failed Jackhammer try whereas he additionally suffered a concussion.
Followers have been livid afterwards, and that anger intensified when he squashed the hugely-popular ‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt at Super ShowDown again in February to turn into Common Champ.
He was then resulting from face Roman Reigns at ‘Mania earlier than the Massive Canine withdrew from the present and was changed by Strowman, who beat Goldberg lightning fast.
WCW legend Goldberg was believed to have retired after his disappointing current outings, however he smashed that principle by revealing he’s beneath contract with WWE till 2023.