In the latest episode of the CanPL.ca Virtual Newsroom, Charlie O’Connor-Clarke, John Molinaro, and Marty Thompson break down Wednesday’s massive news: the 2020 CPL season will start next month with The Island Games in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
With lots to unpack, the gang cover the basics: What’s the format, how many games, and who are favourites in the sprint for the North Star Shield?
0:42 – Thoughts on the format?
4:49 – Will 11 points be enough to advance to the second round?
6:10 – Marty explains the 35-game run is the exact same amount as 2019’s Spring season
6:50 – John seems certain Forge FC is the favourite to repeat as CPL champions
9:20 – Is FC Edmonton a dark horse? Charlie makes the case
14:21 – Does the CPL have a top four?