Hugzord is Team Liquid's new Rainbow Six coach

The European esports organization Team Liquid has announced the appointment of Hugzord as the head coach of the Rainbow Six roster. The 23-year-old Brazilian is set to replace Silence, who left the team the day before after a four-year stint as manager.

hugzord has never coached, having spent his best years with Team oNe eSports and MIBR. At the same time, the 23-year-old Brazilian spent the last year as part of Team Singularity, with which he took second place in Brasileirão 2021: Liga Six - Cup 3, and also got into the TOP-6 at Brasileirão 2021: Série B.

In turn, Silence has led Team Liquid since April 2018. For four seasons, the 29-year-old Brazilian specialist helped the team win Pro League Season 7 - Finals, Pro League Season 11 - Latin America, Six November 2020 Major - Brazil, Copa Elite Six - Season 2021: Stage 1 and Brasileirão 2021 - Finals, and also get into the top three at DreamHack Montreal 2019, Six August 2020 Major - Brazil, Six Invitational 2021 and Six Mexico Major 2021.

The next tournament for Team Liquid will be Brasileirão 2022 - Stage 1, which will be held online from March 26 to April 17.

Team Liquid's current Rainbow Six roster is as follows: