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BREAKING NEWS: Vince McMahon Announces The Return Of XFL In 2020

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• Vince McMahon Announces The Return Of XFL In 2020

Vince McMahon has officially announced the return of XFL in 2020. You can watch the announcement and Vince answering various questions below:

Vince noted that he’ll stay the Chairman & CEO of WWE and it won’t affect any creative role for him in WWE.

Below is the statement that WWE released regarding this:

“STAMFORD, CONN. – Professional football will be reimagined when the new XFL kicks off in early 2020, Vince McMahon announced in a live stream event today.

The XFL will deliver a fan-centric, innovative experience, including shorter, fast-paced games and a family-friendly environment, complemented by cross-platform viewing options and real-time fan engagement.

Plans for the XFL at launch include eight teams, 40-man active rosters and a 10-week regular-season schedule, with a postseason consisting of two semifinal playoff games and a championship game.

“The new XFL is an exciting opportunity to reimagine America’s favorite sport,” said McMahon. “As we move towards kickoff, we look forward to listening and implementing innovative ideas from players, coaches, medical experts, technology executives, the media and most importantly football fans.”

McMahon, a visionary and an accomplished business executive, is personally funding this venture through Alpha Entertainment, a new private entity. McMahon will continue as WWE Chairman & CEO.”

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