Rey Mysterio

WWE announced on last night during Smackdown Live that Rey Mysterio would be returning to the ring next Tuesday night to take on WWE United States Champion Shinsuke Nakamura in a WWE World Cup qualifying match.

Over the weekend, WWE confirmed that Mysterio would be part of the upcoming Smackdown 1000 episode next week from Washington, DC.

In addition to taking part in the World Cup qualifying match, WWE also confirmed Mysterio’s full-time return to the roster with a list of confirmed dates.

You can view WWE’s official announcement below.

Rey Mysterio returns full-time to WWE

Rey Mysterio is back with WWE on a full-time basis, meaning the WWE Universe will have the opportunity to see The Master of The 619 live and in person in the very near future.

The masked marvel’s return begins on SmackDown 1000 next Tuesday when he faces Shinsuke Nakamura in a WWE World Cup Qualifying Match. In addition, WWE fans in the following cities will get to see Mysterio in action on the below dates:

Hartford, Conn. – Oct. 20
Boston, Mass. – Oct. 21
White Plains, N.Y. – Oct. 22
Cardiff, Wales – Nov. 3
Aberdeen, Scotland – Nov. 4
Birmingham, England – Nov. 5

For more information on how you can see Rey Mysterio live with WWE, visit WWE.com/events.