Since Ireland is one of their stops during the tour of Europe, WWE made sure to bring a hometown hero to help sell the show. Finn Balor was brought along with the main roster. He received a great ovation from the audience as expected. He successfully defeated Adrian Neville in a match. Afterwards Sheamus came out to congratulate his fellow countrymen. However, to play up his new heel character, he turned on Balor and attacked him.
April 10, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the possible new character that Adrian Neville will be handed once he makes his way to the main WWE roster, and it will surely upset a good amount of fans that were hoping that the former NXT heavyweight champion was going to be given a proper push. There are now talks that Neville could be placed under a mask, so that his Mighty Mouse inspired character can be more appealing to kids.
December 25, 2014
Since management is preparing him for a promotion to the main roster, Adrian Neville is discussing new character ideas with WWE officials. One of the ideas that is reportedly being thrown around backstage is for him to portray an underdog type of character, similar to the Mighty Mouse character from the cartoons. The former NXT heavyweight champion does not have a lot of stroke within the company, so he more than likely will accept whatever they say.
December 22, 2014