However, Jericho's contract reportedly expired after his match with Naito, and now he's said to be on the brink of turning out for All Elite Wrestling (rumours about a Jericho AEW appearance only intensified after he thanked AEW President/Jacksonville Jaguars owner Tony Khan for tickets to an National Football League game).More news: Rod Rosenstein to step down once attorney general is confirmed
"I take full responsibility for the loss", Omega told Tokyo Sports.
"There is no real place for me to fit, so it's best for me not to be in (NJPW)", Omega said. "I can't be there working under Tanahashi". I don't think he's surpassed me. I don't think he's better. I kind of heard from WWE that they really wanted him and it's not gonna happen unless there are changes.More news: Ander Herrera to sign new Manchester United deal?
But WWE were hosting their SmackDown show on the same evening just a few blocks away, and it was reported earlier in the week that company officials would be monitoring the event.
Jericho's AEW debut will come at their first big event, Double Or Nothing, in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 25 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.More news: Bayern Munich to sign Benjamin Pavard from Stuttgart this summer
- During yesterday's All Elite Wrestling Double or Nothing launch rally, AEW President and CEO Tony Khan said that the second AEW event would be in Jacksonville, Florida, with a portion of the proceeds going to benefit victims of gun violence in the area.