UPDATE: WWE issued the following announcement on Meiko Satomura. The tweet noted that Satomura is answering NXT UK women’s champion Kay Lee Ray recent demand to face the best in the world. It reads, “#NXTUK Women’s Champion @Kay_Lee_Ray said she wanted the best in the world. @satomurameiko is coming to answer the call.”
— WWE (@WWE) January 28, 2021
ORIGINAL: Yahoo Sports Japan reports that Meiko Satomura has signed with the WWE and will join the NXT UK brand in a player-coach role. She had previously been with the company when she took part in the Mae Young Classic back in 2018. That same year she also served a guest coach at the WWE Performance Center. She was rumored for the UK brand back in October.