WWE Confirms METLIFE STADIUM As WrestleMania 35 Host Venue

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According to the New York Post, WWE will be holding a press conference on March 16 at 11 A.M Eastern Time at the MetLife Stadium n New Jersey  to officially announce that the company’s biggest Pay-Per-View of the year, WrestleMania will return to the home of the Giants and Jets in 2019.

Although there have been rumours regarding the confirmation of the location for the past few months, it’s finally today that WWE will publicly announce the MetLife Stadium as the official host of WrestleMania 35.

The President of MetLife Stadium, Ron VanDeVeen was quoted as saying,

“When we got it [in 2013] it was everything and more [than] what we expected. Our motto right after we had it was, ‘Bring it back.’ “

WWE’s events surrounding WrestleMania 35 i.e the Hall of Fame ceremony, NXT TakeOver, RAW and SmackDown Live) are scheduled to take place at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York. The premier event will be held on April 7, 2019, exactly six years to the day of WrestleMania 29 at MetLife Stadium in 2013.

Noteworthy mention:  John Cena, now 16-time WWE Champion, defeated The Rock to become the then 11-time WWE Champion at WrestleMania 29, MetLife Stadium in 2013.