TRUE FANTASY FOOTBALL SET TO DEBUT IN CANADA
(Las Vegas, NV. – April 12, 2011) – Lingerie Football League, LLC. (LFL) officials are excited to announce the league has officially gone international with 2011 expansion into Toronto. The LFL will premiere its Toronto franchise in Fall 2011 to compete in the Eastern Conference of its US league against the Cleveland Crush, Philadelphia Passion, Baltimore Charm, Tampa Breeze and Orlando Fantasy. Toronto is part of an aggressive five team expansion of the LFL which also includes 2011 markets of Cleveland, Las Vegas, Minnesota and Green Bay.
“It has been incredible journey over the first two seasons of LFL Football, our expansion into Toronto is the first step toward a more significant footprint of the LFL brand into Canada. Our game will translate well into a country that has a tremendous sports culture that not only understands football but is fanatical in its support”, said, Mitchell S. Mortaza, Founder & Chairman, Lingerie Football League, LLC.
A Canadian LFL league is set to begin play in September 2012 with a (12) twelve week season in (6) six markets, one of which will be Toronto. The Canadian markets currently being considered to play alongside Toronto include Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatchewan, Winnipeg, Montreal, BC, Hamilton and Ottawa.