Andrade El Idolo discusses recovery from torn pec injury, doing Charlotte Flair's 'Figure Eight', flaming table spot

Originally published at Andrade El Idolo discusses recovery from torn pec injury, doing Charlotte Flair's 'Figure Eight', flaming table spot

El Idolo touches on multiple topics. 

As a part of the launch of AEW Collision in June, Andrade El Idolo made his in-ring return on the debut episode of the program. He got engaged in a feud with House of Black and has picked up two wins over Buddy Matthews along with a DQ victory over Brody King

El Idolo had been sidelined with a pec injury. He guest appeared on the newest episode of AEW Unrestricted and spoke about his recovery from injury. Here are highlights from the podcast appearance: 

  • Andrade says it was hard coming back from his torn pec injury.
  • He dove into his history with Buddy Matthews.
  • Talks being a babyface now. El Idolo joked that he misses being booed, but he likes being a babyface. He called it ‘different’.
  • When it came time for the flaming table spot with Cody Rhodes, Andrade’s mindset was to just do it.
  • He spoke about the responsibility of being a part of Ric Flair’s Last Match. He was a bit scared and hoped everything went well.
  • El Idolo talked about him and Charlotte Flair doing each other’s moves. He brought up doing the Figure Eight and said it’s difficult to pull off.

Andrade is a member of La Faccion Ingobernable in AEW with Jose the Assistant, RUSH and Preston Vance.