The Tribal Chief will be back on Friday.
After missing last Friday's WWE SmackDown, WWE announced that Roman Reigns will be back on the December 17 episode of WWE SmackDown. Though Reigns was not present, Paul Heyman and the Usos (Jimmy & Jey Uso) were still there. Also at SmackDown was Brock Lesnar, who seemingly got his advocate Paul Heyman back.
The Samoan sabbatical is over this Friday.
After taking a week away on a night that saw Brock Lesnar wreak more havoc on the blue brand by attacking Sami Zayn yet again and hunting down WWE Official Adam Pearce to tell him a rather threatening story, Universal Champion Roman Reigns is set to return to Friday Night SmackDown.
What will The Head of the Table have in store? How will he respond to The Beast's latest actions on the road to their championship showdown at WWE Day 1?
Here is the current lineup for Friday's WWE SmackDown:
12/17 WWE SmackDown
- Roman Reigns returns
Fightful will have live coverage of WWE SmackDown beginning at 8 p.m. ET on Friday.