At long last, Canadian soccer fans were treated to news on Wednesday of the 2020 Canadian Premier League season, which we now know will begin Aug. 15 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. As one might expect, the #CanPL crowd was vocal online in the wake of the announcement of The Island Games, with the news briefly reaching the top of Twitter's list of trends in Canada. Here's how Canadians across the country reacted on social media to the news that Canada's professional soccer league will be returning in August.
The clubs themselves are pumped to get going...

As were the media, players, and club executives from across the country:

(Feel free to Google "Moon Mist"...)

Fans were equally ecstatic at the news.

https://twitter.com/JeffreyPNesker/status/1288521748040888321 https://twitter.com/FTofD/status/1288523802935087107 https://twitter.com/David_Rowaan/status/1288524000843505665 https://twitter.com/TFCNU2/status/1288524626734264320
It looks like the CPL will be receiving a warm welcome from Prince Edward Island, too:

https://twitter.com/IslandersHKY/status/1288523909344768004 https://twitter.com/peisoccerassoc/status/1288526513583923201

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