It looks like the rumors about Layla El were true after all. She announced her retirement from WWE through the company's official website. She did an interview where she thanked everyone for the opportunity and stated that she enjoyed her nine years in the business. Layla wants to settle down, get married and start the next chapter in her life.
July 29, 2015
Since she has not been featured much over the past year, many were under the assumption that Layla El was on her way out of WWE. Well, with the news that she is now engaged to be married soon, the rumors about her leaving have started back up again. The belief is that she is ready to settle down, and to do that, one should avoid living out of a suitcase on a weekly basis.
July 27, 2015
The decision to join WWE was a life altering one for Layla El. In addition to making a good amount of money and being able to perform all across the globe, the longtime diva can now claim that the company was where she met her future husband. Layla has revealed through social media that she is now engaged to Rich Young, who worked briefly in the promotion as Ricky Ortiz.
July 26, 2015
One of the ideas being floated around backstage is to have a former winner being the host of the WWE Diva Search competition, which is making a return this year. Layla El, Rosa Mendes and Michelle McCool have been mentioned as candidates. Maryse has been mentioned as a possibility, but she is going to be a bit busy with the reality television show she is doing with Kelly Kelly. Eve Torres is pregnant, so she might not be available.
April 8, 2015
Speculations arose this week when fans noticed that Layla El was representing WWE at a Special Olympics event. That made some believe that the longtime diva was back on the road with the company. There is a chance that the front office is asking for all available performers to be on hand during the hectic Wrestlemania week. There has been no confirmation on a television return or on a return to the live events tour.
March 23, 2015