On January 26, 2014 El Torito participated in his first Royal Rumble match entering at #20 and eliminating Fandango, but was eliminated by Roman Reigns. He got the win for his team in a ten man tag match on Main Event in February after pinning Heath Slater. He would then enter an ongoing feud with Hornswoggle, who is another midget wrestler in the the WWE, of Heath Slater's 3MB. They fought at Extreme Rules, where El Torito defeated Hornswoggle in a WeeLC match. They had a rematch at the Payback pre-show in a Mask vs. Hair match, in which Torito won again and proceeded to shave Hornswoggle bald post match. After this, Fernando would get injured at a live show. Despite this, El Torito and Diego would start a feud with Bo Dallas, losing in singles and handicap matches. Torito also briefly paired up with Hornswoogle in a brief face turn (dressed as a cow) but then the latter continued on as a heel.