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Alberto Del Rio is now on 'good terms' with Triple H and hasn't ruled out a WWE return

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Despite being a Royal Rumble winner and a four-time WWE world champion, Alberto Del Rio has never been the easiest athlete to deal with if you believe backstage reports.

For those that don't remember, Del Rio was fired from the company back in 2014 after reportedly striking an employee, who had allegedly made a racist joke.

In an interview in 2017 on the Keeping It 100 with Konnan podcast, Del Rio revealed that Triple H had delivered the news that he was being let go despite the company apparently stating that everything was going to be fine for him.

Del Rio claimed that The Game has 'made fun of him' and 'disrespected him' at the time, hinting that there was bad blood between the two.

A surprise return for the former world champion would occur in late 2015, but his second stint in WWE would last less than a year, departing after making claims of 'false promises' which reportedly included a main event push in his deal when he returned that never materialised.

It seemed as though his problems with Triple H still hadn't dissipated though, as he continued to insult his former boss on a live stream in April 2017, calling him 'big nose with a small d***' and referred to him as a 'keyboard warrior'.

Despite the insults, it seems that all is well in 2019 with not only Del Rio, but the relationship with the Cerebral Assassin.

Speaking to Super Luchas recently, Del Rio said, per WrestlingInc: “Now everything is normal with them [WWE], I apologised and shook hands, even with Mr. Levesque [Triple H], with whom I do not agree on many things, especially how things ended and how they were done [in 2014], but I should never have crossed the line and disrespect him.

Alberto Del Rio stated that he and Triple H had their differences but they are now sorted

"A man can only be called a man by admitting his mistakes. I lived a very difficult stage in my life: one year and two months in which I had to win the most difficult battle of my life that was against myself.”

And despite leaving for a second time because of the way he was used in 2016, the Mexican has not ruled out returning once again one day in the future.

“Returning to WWE before retiring is not a question of whether they want to or I want to return,” Del Rio stated.

Former world champion Del Rio has not ruled out returning to WWE in the future

“Neither I hope nor want to return nor do they expect me to return or want me to return. But the two of us have had approaches, especially to make the peace, which opens the door to the fact that before I hang up my boots I can have some last matches in WWE.

"I clarify it: neither they beg me, nor I beg them. It’s just that the door is open for a future.”

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