Players can now get their first-hand experience of the game by playing online, with the new Chiefs game of Football for Kids.
It will be played on the CBC app for the first time on Saturday.CBC News has learned the game will be available on both the CBC GO app and the CBC Play app, as well as on the mobile app for Android and iOS.
The app is free to download and the game is being offered at $9.99 for adults and $3.99 per child under 12.
The Chiefs game will feature an eight-week series of eight games.
The first game is set for Sept. 5, and the remaining eight will be held over the next two weeks.
The game has been developed by the University of Ottawa’s Institute of Sport, Health and Sports Sciences.