Rey Mysterio is no longer with WWE.
The former WWE and World Heavyweight champion was this afternoon quietly moved to the Alumni section of WWE.com and WWE have confirmed to PWInsider that Mysterio is no longer with the company. Their short statement read;
“Rey Mysterio is no longer under contract with WWE.”
The parting will likely be publicly announced tomorrow.
Mysterio has been at odds with the company for months regarding his contractual situation. His deal was due to expire and he reportedly informed WWE of his decision to leave, however due to a clause in his contract, WWE were able to extend the deal by 12 months.
Mysterio made his WWE debut in 2002 and went on to win the WWE championship once and the World Heavyweight championship on two occasions. He is also a two-time Intercontinental champion and held the Tag-Team titles four times.
He last appeared on TV the night after WrestleMania 30, losing to Bad News Barrett.