The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has released a statement denied what was traded in some media outlets about abolishing of relegation of the Egyptian Premier League (EPL). It is worth to mention that the EFA directs the premier and second leagues and Egypt Cup competition. Officials of the EFA stressed that they commit to complete the local competitions according to regulation still in place. They affirmed that they did not discuss changing of those regulations at all. They pointed out that all league clubs accept to engage in the local competitions according to the standing regulations. It is worth to mention that eight league clubs filed a petition at the EFA to abolish the relegation off the EPL.