It has been announced that a tag match between six of WWE NXT’s biggest stars will take place during half-time of the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 3.
Tommaso Ciampa will team with Johnny Gargano and Adam Cole to face Velveteen Dream, Ricochet and Aleister Black, with WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels providing the colour commentary.
The match came about after NXT champion Ciampa and North American champion Gargano posed with their titles at the end of TakeOver: Phoenix on Saturday, January 26.
Dream, Cole, Ricochet and Black then got involved, prompting a brawl between the six men on the stage and into the backstage area.
BREAKING: Per @ShawnMichaels, @WWEAleister @VelveteenWWE & @KingRicochet will team up to take on @JohnnyGargano @ProjectCiampa & @AdamColePro NEXT SUNDAY LIVE on a special #HalftimeHeat! pic.twitter.com/mnKYB3g93U
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) January 27, 2019