Soccerlude 2024 has started, and following the announcement of Ballou Tabla’s sensational return, the Canadian Premier League (CPL) has revealed the full schedule for the 2024 campaign, presented by WestJet. Fans can now delve into the comprehensive details and team-specific schedules here.
The quest to dominate the 2024 regular season standings, secure the Canadian Premier League Shield (a feat achieved by Atlético Ottawa in 2022), and clinch an automatic spot in the 2025 Concacaf Champions Cup is set to kick off on Saturday, April 13, culminating with all eight teams battling on Saturday, October 19.
TD Place and Atlético Ottawa have been chosen to begin the new season, with the first match promising to be a fiery all-Ontario affair as York United visits the Nation’s Capital:
- Atlético Ottawa vs. York United FC | Canadian Premier League
Saturday, April 13, 1 PM | TD Place, Ottawa
This match marks the return of Atlético Ottawa’s renowned Home Opener initiative, aligning with community causes. Having supported Ukrainian humanitarian efforts in 2022 and local superstar Lily Millett, along with the CHEO Foundation in 2023, the 2024 “First Kick” community-focused cause will be disclosed soon. A special ticket offer for the initial three matches of the season is currently available at an unbeatable price, with more information accessible here.
The 2024 regular season schedule boasts 112 matches spanning coast to coast, with each of the eight CPL teams engaging in 28 games over the balanced schedule. Teams will face each of their seven opponents twice, both at home and on the road, accumulating 14 home matches and 14 away matches throughout the season.
This year marks the third acknowledgment of a regular season winner by the CPL, with the Canadian Premier League Shield bestowed upon the team with the best performance over the 28-game season. The top five teams at the season’s conclusion will advance to the 2024 CPL Playoffs, featuring the same electrifying postseason format introduced in 2023, emphasizing the regular season standings.
In a bid to ensure fans miss no action, WestJet, the league’s Official Airline and Vacation Partner, has launched an exclusive offer. Supporters can avail 15 percent off select base fares for travel to any CPL market during the 2024 regular season from January 23 to January 30, 2024. Details and terms can be found at WestJet.com/CPL
As Atlético Ottawa continues to script success in the capital, ardent fans eager to secure their spot can join the Atleti Family by purchasing their Season Seat Membership now, with detailed benefits and perks available at atleticoottawa.club.
And don’t forget, Atlético Ottawa’s celebration of winter is back for its second successive year. The calendar is jam-packed with special events for our wonderful Atleti Family, some blockbuster announcements (including the 2024 Canadian Premier League schedule) and of course, the best prices of Season Seat Memberships.
Now that’s a pretty cool way to celebrate the beautiful game.