Following the WWE Royal Rumble, Fightful Select reported that Goldberg would be making an “imminent” return to the business. Goldberg, a former college football and NFL defensive lineman, made the transition to expert fumbling. Goldberg made his WWE debut in April 2003 and remained there until WrestleMania 20 in 2004.
At Survivor Series 2016, Goldberg beat Lesnar in less than two minutes. In his second tenure, Goldberg has actually had an overall of 11 matches prior to his match with Reigns at Elimination Chamber.
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Goldberg is set to face Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship at WWE Elimination Chamber on Saturday, Feb. 19.
Following the WWE Royal Rumble, Fightful Select reported that Goldberg would be making an “impending” go back to the company. Sure enough, he appeared on the Feb. 4 edition of Friday Night SmackDown to challenge Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship. That match was then verified to be happening at the Elimination Chamber event on Saturday, Feb. 19 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
With Goldberg set to contend, some casual audiences may be wondering how old he is?
How old is Goldberg?
As of this writing, he is 55-years-old.
The length of time has Goldberg been battling?
There were two stints that Goldberg has had in fumbling. His very first stint starting in 1997 till 2004 and his present period that began in 2016.
Goldberg, a former college football and NFL defensive lineman, made the shift to expert wrestling. He made his debut with World Championship Wrestling in 1997 and competed there up until they were purchased by WWE in 2001. Goldberg made his WWE debut in April 2003 and remained there up until WrestleMania 20 in 2004.
At Survivor Series 2016, Goldberg beat Lesnar in less than two minutes. In his 2nd tenure, Goldberg has had a total of 11 matches prior to his match with Reigns at Elimination Chamber.
When will Goldberg retire?
When precisely Goldberg will retire, it is unknown. What is understood is that his match with Reigns is scheduled to be his last match on his present contract. He validated that he had one more match on his offer throughout a December interview on the “Pat McAfee Show.”.
Goldberg published a video on Instagram on Thursday saying that his match at Elimination Chamber is “possibly [his] last mission in the fumbling world.”.