Tactical breakdown: 4 Canadian U-23 players to watch in CPL Final
Forge FC and Atlético Ottawa have both relied on young players this season who could play decisive roles on Sunday.
For the fourth year in a row, Forge FC will play in the Canadian Premier League final. This time, Forge’s opponent is Atlético Ottawa, who went from worst to first in the span of 12 months, and will host Sunday’s game at TD Place.
Both teams utilize very distinct and contrasting styles of play but one similarity is their reliance on some younger players this season. In fact, a few of those names could play decisive roles on Sunday.
Here are four Canadian under-23 players to watch in the final.