(Montreal) CF Montreal announced on Friday the roster of 32 players who will take part in its training camp.

The camp will take place mainly in Arizona and Florida, from January 13 to February 23.

There will also be training in Montreal, from January 30 to February 4.

Training camp will begin this weekend with medical and physical tests in Montreal.

Defender Fernando Alvarez will not be in the group that leaves for Tucson on Monday, due to his selection for the Colombian U23 national team.

The CF announced the holding of preparatory matches on January 27, then on February 7, 10 and 17.

The rivals will be Minnesota United, Atlanta United, Colorado Rapids and Tampa Bay Rowdies, in that order.

The Montreal club will begin the season on February 24 in Orlando.

The first local match will take place at Stade Saputo on April 13, against FC Cincinnati.