WWE’s Current Top Contender for Roman Reigns at Royal Rumble

WWE's Current Top Contender for Roman Reigns at Royal Rumble

's upcoming event, scheduled for January 27th at Tropicana Field, is shaping up with high-profile matches.

Among the most anticipated is the potential showdown between and . Orton, who recently returned to WWE and signed an exclusive deal with , has expressed a desire for against , a faction he blames for his 18-month absence from action.

of Radio revealed insights into the possible lineup for the Royal Rumble. According to Meltzer, “Randy Orton vs Roman Reigns is an option for the Royal Rumble.

As of right now, it is WWE's strongest option, because other top names seem to be busy with other programs at the moment.” He further elaborated, “I know that it was under consideration. I also know that there were other ideas, too. I thought from I watched on Monday that it was gonna be Roman vs Randy at the pay-per-view. There are ideas, but it's possible that there were other ideas, too, so we'll see how it plays out. This is the strongest, by far.”