Joshua jatt leesman will coach team liquid following the team s ninth place finish in the league of legends championship series spring split. Team liquid has made an off season splash ahead of the 2020 league of legends championship series summer split by signing joshua jatt leesman as its head coach.
Doublelift was replaced by 19 year old edward tactical ra who has previously been on tl academy.
Tl coach jatt. Just last week team liquid released star player yiliang doublelift peng from the starting roster. From riot employee to head coach of one of the most storied organizations in the lcs. Jatt and the post doublelift tl will be making their debut with the start of the summer split on june 20.
The coaching change comes as no surprise after a disastrous first half of the 2020 season. Jatt has spent the majority of the past decade as a caster and an analyst for riot games lcs broadcast. This page contains information about their primary league of legends team formerly known as team curse.
Jatt is one of the most recognisable figures in the north american lol scene. He started his career as the jungler for dignitas in 2011 and. League of legends caster jatt to coach team liquid.
19 points 5 months ago. Team liquid is a multi gaming team organization that was founded in the netherlands in 2000 as a starcraft. The new head coach has been vocal about his excitement about the roster it will be interesting to see if that will lead to a return to form for the four time champions.
In recent months the lcs especially has invested heavily into former casters as coaches or other major roles in their organization. In january 2015 they merged with team curse not the curse gaming organization. The next move for the team has been acquiring jatt who has floated around the league of legends scene for nearly a decade.
Jatt is not the first person to come from the casting desk and go into coaching. This is an interesting move and i hope it pays off. On one hand i m glad that jatt is joining tl as coach.
Papasmithy is the gm of 100thieves and raz is the head coach of golden guardians academy. However many in the lol esports community will have been shocked that tl opted to appoint a popular caster as their new lead strategist. October 4 jatt explains tl s first groups match reflects on what na s performance so far means for fans with travis gafford on youtube e october 6 coach jatt on tl vs g2 what the na team did better than g2 today at 2020 worlds with ashley kang on youtube.
On the other hand i m gutted because jatt is my favorite lcs caster and i will miss hearing him on the desk as a caster.