MJF or Maxwell Jacob Friedman is reported to have grown frustrated with his contact status in AEW. He is currently one of the best heels in the industry and has shined in many high-profile feuds in his AEW career. Reports suggest that he might leave the company soon.
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) March 24, 2022
MJF’s heated conversation with Tony Khan
Earlier reports revealed that MJF and AEW President-CEO Tony Khan had a heated conversation which left both parties frustrated for different reasons. The 26-year-old star appeared in an interview with Ariel Helwani, about which he did not inform the PR team of AEW. This infuriated Tony Khan. MJF, on the other hand, was unhappy with his pay scale.
MJF and Tony Khan had a heated conversation regarding a recent interview.
— Fightful Wrestling (@Fightful) March 28, 2022
He dropped several hints and references about his contract situation. He even talked about the possibility of him moving to WWE if the money is good enough.
What is next for MJF?
MJF’s work in AEW is second to none and the company would try to retain him in the company. As of now, Tony Khan seems to have no heat for the young star, but MJF could be considering a move to WWE. People believe that Tony Khan’s sentiment towards MJF has not necessarily lasted for too long after the heated conversation.
— Pro Wrestling WWE News (@WrestNewsPost) May 12, 2022
MJF has already weighed the opportunity of moving to WWE. But reports reveal that talks about his future in AEW have progressed, and he might be offered a contract extension. He is said to be leaning towards the possibility of leaving Khan’s promotion when his deal expires.
MJF still has two years left in his current contract, and there is a possibility that things may change. As of now, it is still not sure what lies ahead in his future. Drop your thoughts in the comments below.