Day 1 of the Canadian Premier League’s #GotGame Open Trials in Halifax has come to an end, with HFX Wanderers FC head coach Stephen Hart pleased with the turnout from the Maritime Region, and fellow head coaches Rob Gale of Valour FC, Tommy Wheeldon Jr. of Cavalry FC and FC Edmonton’s Jeff Paulus admitting that a handful of players have caught their eye.
Who might those players be? A little fewer than half of the players from Day 1 have been invited to return for the second day of trials to show their skills in 11-v-11 situations. Here’s a list of players who have made it to Day 2 of the Open Trials in Halifax:
|First Name||Last Name||Playing Position|
|Lucas||Soares Costa e Sá||Defender|
In the video (above), CanPL.ca’s Managing Editor Kurt Larson recaps Day 1 of the #GotGame Open Trials in Halifax with lead coach Alex Bunbury, who shared his thoughts on the events of the opening day and what trialists can expect on Friday. You can follow Kurt throughout the trials by adding “CPLsoccer” on Snapchat.
The CPL’s #GotGame trials continue in Halifax on Friday before making stops in Montreal (Sept. 27-28), Hamilton (Oct. 1-2), Toronto (Oct. 11-12), Winnipeg (Oct. 18-19), Calgary (Oct. 25-26) and Vancouver Island (Nov. 5-6). Think you’ve #GotGame? Register at CanPL.ca/GotGame.