Sweden’s William James receives Combine Invitation

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Defensive back emerges from CFL Global Combine; headed to display skills for league personnel in March

NORRKÖPING – Defensive back, William James has been extended an invitation to showcase his skills for Canadian Football League (CFL) general managers, coaches and scouts in Toronto for the CFL Combine from March 26-28. James was one of 16 players who participated in the CFL Global Combine in Sweden, conducted in association with the Swedish American Football Federation or the Svenska Amerikansk Fotbollförbundet (SAFF) in Swedish. James joins Finland’s Micky Kyei and Sebastien Sagne who were invited to the CFL Combine following the Finnish Global Combine.

“SAFF were gracious hosts and conducted a well-run combine,” said CFL Chief Financial Officer and Head of Football Operations, Greg Dick. “The opening weekend of the Global Combine tour has showcased the wealth of talent in the Nordic region and we look forward to continuing to meet the best players from around the world.”

The CFL will announce the full list of global players invited to Toronto following the completion of the 10 Global Combines prior to the 2020 CFL Global Draft on April 16.