Canadian soccer reacts to CPL’s arrival in Ottawa

Don’t forget to breathe, Canadian soccer fans.

Ottawa is the latest Canadian city to enter a side in the Canadian Premier League after Wednesday’s big announcement, which saw world footballing giant Club Atlético de Madrid unveiled as club owners.

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It was a massive deal struck, sending shockwaves all around the Canadian soccer landscape – one of Spain’s biggest football clubs landing in our nation’s capital and keeping the professional game there for good.

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Here are some of the best reactions to the Canadian Premier League’s first expansion team coming to life.