We are inching closer to the much-anticipated brand split in WWE which is looking to change the WWE, forever taking the “New Era” to a whole new level. Starting from July 19th, Raw and Smackdown will have equality as the blue brand will be brought back to its old glorious days. So, quite expectedly the speculations are high among the WWE fans with the split and it kept the rumor mill going stronger than ever. Apart from the split, the sudden trailer release of WWE 2K17 featuring Goldberg gave birth to rumors of his return. Also, the talks between WWE and UFC gave some added rumors. Here’s the summation of all that rumors.
Face of the brands
Now, splitting the brands definitely means there will be two top babyfaces for the two brands. The reports suggested that John Cena will now head towards the blue brand as to give a boost to the show whereas AJ Styles will be established as the top heel on the same brand. They are scheduled to compete for the newly introduced world title on Smackdown. On the other hand, Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins will continue their championship feud on Raw. To the much dislike for the fans, Reigns will continue to be the top babyface and Rollins will be the top heel.