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6 August 2021 - 2:00 PM

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Canadian Premier League | The Canadian Premier League was forced to fundamentally adapt the competition in only its second year of operation.

The lessons a fledgling competition learnt from the pandemic

  • The Canadian Premier League was forced to fundamentally adapt the competition in only its second year of operation.
  • Decisions were made with an eye to the future, like extending the contracts of international players who could not enter the country.
  • The league's leadership adopted an evidence-based approach to decision-making which it intends to continue in the future.
  • This article is part of a series of interviews with football executives asking what they learnt from the Covid-19 pandemic.

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