WWE Sign Mexican Sensation La Sombra For NXT
WWE have confirmed the signing of Manuel Alfonso Andrade Oropeza.
The Mexican star, better known as La Sombra, has been signed to a developmental contract and has already started training at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida.
A seven-year ring veteran, Oropeza has held multiple championships for Mexican promotion CMLL and the Intercontinental title in New Japan Pro Wrestling.
Former WWE star MVP commeneted on Twitter:
Hey @JoeyStyles I know LA Sombra. We worked together in Mexico. VERY talented! Adept at combining the Puroresu & Lucha style beautifully!
— MVP (@The305MVP) November 19, 2015
Get a taste for TAFKA La Sombra by watching his match with Atlantis from September... when he LOST his mask!