WWE legend John Cena was one of the most popular superstars in WWE history. Fans were not only impressed by Cena’s in-ring skills and his mic skills but also his personality. Edge is another superstar that is loved by fans.
Cena and Edge’s rivalry goes back to 2006. Their matches are considered classics. John Cena had such a close relationship with Rated-R star Edge that he called him his “real-life friend” and became emotional when discussing his true nature. In a WWE video, the 16-time World Champion cried as he addressed the WWE Hall of Famer’s contribution to the organization.
The Cenation Leader was shown in the video praising Adam Copeland (a.k.a. Edge is. John Cena called The Ultimate Opportunist a great person and talked about his love of the sport. He also spoke about his contribution to the success of the company and all he had done for the community.
John Cena also remembered the times he spent with Edge. He praised Edge and his WWE passion. The two wrestlers have faced off in the ring many times before. On September 20, 2010, they fought in a singles match on an episode of Monday Night Raw.
Fans reacted emotionally to the video, which featured Cena rolling his eyes. The older fans felt a deep sense of sadness.
Edge and John Cena’s feud began in a memorable manner
Edge and John Cena have had many matches during their rivalry. Their feud began with Edge’s Money in the Bank Cash-in on The Cenation Leader. Edge, the Rated-R star who won the first Money in the Bank ladder in 2005, capitalized on the successful cash-in in 2006
Cena and the other competitors in the New Year’s Revolution match on January 8, 2006 squared off for his WWE Championship. John Cena retained his WWE Championship with a rolled up pin on Carlito after a tough match against the other five competitors. Vince McMahon announced Edge’s winnings as John Cena emerged from the chamber.
After a tiring match, the former WWE Champion was battered and left helpless. Cena still kicked out after Edge’s spear. He failed to keep his title when the Ultimate Opportunist hit him with another spear. Edge’s first WWE Championship was won in a most impressive manner. This triggered the long-running feud between Edge and Cena.