Faraj Amer, President of Smouha Club, announced his support for the proposal of the Football Association today to complete the general league competition this season without the international players, to end before the African Nations Cup.
"Smouha supports the completion of the international league without the international to end it before the African Nations Championship, knowing that Smouha includes Mohammed Abu Jabal and Ahmed Fattouh," wrote Faraj Amer on his personal page on Twitter.
The Egyptian Football Association, headed by Engineer Hani Abu Reda, stressed the priority of the national team in its list of interests days before the start of the African Nations Championship organized by Egypt next month, not to interfere with the interests of the Egyptian clubs. From the national side that governs everyone.
International regulations give the national team the right to assemble its players two weeks before the tournament in accordance with international rules.
The football federation confirms that the current situation in the Premier League is not a matter of time, but is known to all before the start of the competition, which was expressed by the Chairman of the Competitions Committee during the meeting of the presidents of the clubs participating in the league, led by Advisor Mortada Mansour, Al-Ahli club, where all the participants refused to hold the competition of two groups, in view of the difficulties in the competition from two sessions of African tournaments in one season in addition to the Arab Championship, but the clubs preferred the extension of the competition to August of the brother Y that any other proposal, which called for the Union to allow the increase of the clubs to 30 players with the opening of the exchange in front of them in the winter transfer to meet their commitments during the long season.
Accordingly, the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Federation reviewed the new vision presented by the Competitions Committee in the light of the latest developments and subject it to further study and communication with all parties in order to achieve the interests of all clubs and the national team, If this is in order to achieve the desire to end the competition before the start of the African Championship after the approval of the clubs concerned.