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Mustafa Ali has recently publicly requested his release from the WWE after a spat reportedly with Vince McMahon. Despite this the WWE reportedly do not plan on releasing Mustafa Ali from his contract.
Mustafa Ali has now doubled down on his want to be released from the WWE, saying that he does not want to be part of the Royal Rumble but wants his release from the WWE.
no, i would not like to be in rumble. i would like my release.— Mustafa Ali / Adeel Alam (@AliWWE) January 29, 2022
This tweet more than likely rules out a Mustafa Ali return in the Royal Rumble match.