London: Tim Wiese, former goalkeeper of Germany, is preparing to enter the wrestling ring following a WWE offer.

According to the Daily Star, Wiese took up bodybuilding after he was released by Bundesliga club Hoffenheim in January.

Talking to Bild, Wiese said that he has an official enquiry from the WWE, adding that it''s about working for them as a wrestler.

He said that wrestling was popular in the States.

Weise further said that he would go through the enquiry with his agent next week.

The former goalkeeper, who presently weighs an impressive 115kg, is being tipped to spend a year training in Florida, the report added.