Andrade El Idolo shared a special message to the WWE SmackDown Superstar before her main match at the Backlash Premium live event. The star in question is none other than Zelina Vega.

Former Queen of the Queen winner, The Eradicator Rhea Ripley, is set to challenge for the SmackDown Women’s Championship in the upcoming WWE Backlash premium live event. The show is set to take place tomorrow night (May 6) in Puerto Rico, which also happens to be Vega’s hometown. It will be the first time she will compete in her home country under the Stamford-based promotion.

Tonight on Brand Blue, Vega kicked off the show with members of Latino World Order. The Puerto Rican crowd and her faction gave her a standing ovation. The opening segment also led to a main event match between Rey Mysterio of LWO and Zelina Vega and Rhea Ripley and Dominik Mysterio of Judgment Day.

After the clip, the 32-year-old star got some words of motivation from her former co-star Andrade El Idolo via Twitter. She used to manage the AEW superstar during his time in NXT and for a short stint on the main roster.

“ZelinaVegaWWE ​​Doll Congratulations!! You deserve it!!!!” tweeted Andrade Idolo.

“ZelinaVegaWWE ​​Doll Congratulations!! You deserve it!!!!” Translated tweet.

Andrade El Idolo wants to team up with WWE Hall of Famer Rey Mysterio

Earlier this year, it was announced that Rey Mysterio was inducted into the Hall of Fame. After the news broke, the AEW star took to Twitter to pay tribute to the master of the 619.

El Idolo not only congratulated his former rival, but also stated that he would like to form a tag team with him.

“I would like to learn a lot from you as a competitor. But now I would like to learn from you as a TAG team. #619reymysterio” Andrade wrote

It should be noted that both superstars have wrestled in singles competition on multiple occasions when they have worked together for the Stamford-based promotion.

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