Cena has been hinting at his retirement with a series of cryptic publications on his social media accounts in recent months.
However, WWE showed that they are not ready to hang up their wrestling gear since they revealed that they will be part of WWE Live in December and January.
The Champion will perform at various shows at home for both brands during the holiday period and his only televised appearance will be held on Monday night in RAW on January 7 in Orlando, Florida.
WWE He announced: "Prepare to rise and wave flags of a sea of Cenation in cities across the country next month when John Cena returns to WWE Live.
"Returning to the ring for the first time since the WWE Super Show-Down in Australia, the World Champion 16 times prepares for action in a series of WWE Events live, starting next month.
"Before you can see him again in the ring, check the dates in the following cities for the appearances of John Cena's WWE Live Event:
"Madison Square Garden, New York – December 26, Nassau Coliseum, New York – December 27, Royals Farms Arena, Baltimore – December 28, PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh – December 29, Amalie Arena, Tampa, Fla. – December 30, Columbus Civic Center, Columbus, Ga. – January 4, Donald L. Tucker Civic Center, Tallahassee, Fla. – January 5, Hertz Arena, Ft. Myers, Fla. – January 6, Amway Center, Orlando, Fla. – January 7 (rough), Charleston Civic Center, Charleston, W.Va. – January 11, Knoxville Civic Coliseum, Knoxville, Tenn. – January 12, Von Braun Civic Center, Huntsville, Ala. – January 13, FedEx Forum, Memphis, Tenn. – January 14. "
Cena has been working part time with WWE because of his advanced age of 41, as well as his busy Hollywood schedule, which made him spend almost the last six months in China.
The Leader of the Cenation recently completed the filming of his upcoming film Project X-traction with legendary martial artist Jackie Chan.
The 16-time world champion took to Twitter, where he announced that he will continue to promote one of his other Bumblebee movies until its release next month and then "return home" to WWE.
Dinner tweeted: "160 days ago I landed in [China] filming w @ EyeOfJackieChan today is the last day of that project. An experience that I will never forget. "I'll have 1 day at home then to promote @bumblebeemovie until it comes out on 12/21, so I really go back home @WWE @ TheGarden 12/26 #HLR #NeverGiveUp."
The last game of the former WWE champion took place last month in the WWE Super Show-Down at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia, where he joined Bobby Lashley to beat Kevin Owens and Elias.
He was expected to be part of the World Cup Tournament at WWE Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia shortly thereafter, but was removed from the event for unconfirmed reasons.
Rumors, however, suggest that Cena and Daniel Bryan refused to be part of the program after the host nation sparked a worldwide outcry following the assassination of prominent journalist and open government critic Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Arabian Consulate in Istanbul. .