The Football Association decides to suspend the Premier League next July … Details


Mohamed Shawarby, member of the tripartite committee of the Football Association and the supervisor of the competition management, confirmed that the Premier League championship will be suspended during the month of July during the period of the Tokyo Olympics.

The Egyptian Olympic team, led by Shawky Gharib, will participate in the Olympic Games, to be held during next July.

In a televised statement, Shawarbi said that the Football Association decided to suspend the local competition during the period in which the Tokyo Olympics are held.

The tripartite committee of the Football Association, headed by Eng. Ahmed Mujahid, set a penalty for fans storming the pitch in the match, during the recent amendments to the list of penalties in the Premier League.

The amendments to the penalties list included that in the event that one of the fans of the two teams stormed the pitch in the match held by an audience, a fine would be issued one million pounds, and the team to which the audience belonged would be considered a losing three-goal, and three points were deducted from its balance at the end of the season.

It is noteworthy that the committee in charge of managing the Egyptian Football Association announced 9 decisions that came as follows:

First: Amending the registration dates from January 1, 2021 to January 31, 2021.

Second: Adding five players to each club in the list of the first team, with the opening of loans to face the exceptional circumstances of the outbreak of the Corona virus.

Third: There is only one role for the junior and junior competitions, with the exception of the Republic Championships.

Fourth: Paying referees’ financial dues in full until the end of the previous season 19-2020.

Fifth: To stop all sports teams from traveling until further notice and to apologize for not participating in any friendly tournaments during the coming period.

Sixth: Postponing the formation of the two elected bodies, born in 2003 and 2006, to the next session, after studying the CVs of the candidates.

Seventh: Assigning Dr. Mustafa Azzam to present the position of the National Teams Center project to the committee at its next meeting.

Eighth: In view of the approaching celebration of the centenary of the Egyptian Football Association during the year 2021, it was decided to form committees for this to ensure that the celebration goes out in a manner that befits the tradition and history of the Egyptian Federation.

Ninth: Walid Al-Attar, Executive Director, is assigned to present the administrative structure of the Federation during the next meeting.


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