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:
- hugzord (coach).