John Cena Announces WWE Retirement For 2025

The farewell tour will include appearances at the Royal Rumble, Elimination Chamber, and WrestleMania 41 in Las Vegas.

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John Cena announced his retirement from WWE, which will happen in 2025, during a surprise appearance at Money in the Bank in Toronto, Canada.

The 16-time world champ took to the ring to share the emotional news, thanking fans for their unwavering support throughout his illustrious career.

Cena, who has become a household name in both wrestling and entertainment, revealed that his final matches would take place in 2025.

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The farewell tour will include appearances at the Royal Rumble, Elimination Chamber, and WrestleMania 41 in Las Vegas.

During his heartfelt speech, Cena expressed his gratitude to the WWE Universe.

“You’ve been with me through thick and thin,” he said. “Your support has meant everything to me. It’s time for me to step aside and make room for the next generation.”

Cena also hinted at his future plans, revealing his desire to be involved when Raw moves to Netflix in January.

“I’m excited about the new opportunities that lie ahead and I’m looking forward to being a part of Raw’s new chapter on Netflix,” he added. Watch the video below.

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Via WWE.com, as the WWE Universe comes to terms with this monumental announcement, fans are encouraged to stay tuned to the Money in the Bank post-show and WWE social media accounts for updates on Cena’s next moves.

Cena’s retirement marks the end of a remarkable journey that saw him capture 16 world championships, tie Ric Flair’s record, and become an icon in the world of sports entertainment. His impact on the industry is immeasurable, and his legacy will undoubtedly inspire future generations of wrestlers.

As we prepare to say goodbye to one of WWE’s greatest, we celebrate John Cena’s incredible career and look forward to his final appearances in 2025. Thank you, Cena, for the memories, the inspiration, and for never giving up.

Cena will also be starring in James Gunn’s Peacemaker Season 2 as the titular character which looks to arrive in 2025. According to IMDb, Cena’s Hollywood projects also include Heads of State, The Hanson Directive, Jackpot!, and 64th Man.

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