YamatoCannon and Tolki to coach Fnatic LoL

Published: 25 Nov 2020

We’re proud to announce that Yamato “YamatoCannon” Mebdi is the new Fnatic League of Legends Head Coach for the 2021 LEC season.

The experienced Swedish coach joins the Black and Orange as the 7th coach position in his career, having previously coached Sandbox Gaming in Korea, as well as Splyce and Team Vitality, Team Roccat and MeetYourMakers in Europe.

Joining Yamato as Assistant Coach will be Gary “Tolki” Mialaret, former Head of Strategy and Analytics at T1.

Javier “dardo” Zafra, League of Legends Team Director said: “Yamato and Tolki are the perfect combination of experience and analysis that we need for the team going into 2021. We’ve already been in discussions with them about the players and structure we want, so I’m confident that we’ll be ready for the new season when it starts”.

This transfer is subject to Riot Games approval.

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