Russo Brothers Want to See Chris Evans Return to Marvel Cinematic Universe as Wolverine

Marvel fans have eagerly awaited the addition of characters from Fox's "X-Men" franchise to Disney's Marvel Cinematic 

Universe following Disney's merger with 20th Century Fox (now 20th Century Studios) in 2019

It will be challenging to recast certain characters from the long-running "X-Men" series

Two of Marvel's top directors came up with an idea this week to kickstart the process

Hugh Jackman recently left the role of Wolverine after nine films in the role

The brothers, who directed Evans in four Marvel movies starting with “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” explained why they think Evans should suit up as the “X-Men” icon

Joe Russo described Evans as having incredible range and great physicality, as well as excellent body control

Evans has been speculated about joining the MCU before, possibly as a Fox character acquired by Disney