🛡️ 2019 COACHING STAFF REINFORCEMENTS 🛡️— Los Angeles Gladiators (@LAGladiators) December 13, 2018
Head Coach: David @dpeiow Pei
Assistant Coach: Timothy @realtim1 Albanese
Welcome our newest recruits to the coaching staff:@JohnGaltOW, @PerfCoachCarl, and @AceTheShibaInu
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JohnGalt is the first coach or player from Singapore to join the Overwatch League. He previously coached teams in Contenders Pacific and Contenders Australia, most notably helping Dark Sided finish second in Contenders Australia Season 2.
According to the Gladiators' news release, PCC will work as a performance coach focused on optimizing the schedule and practice environment for the team. He previously worked for Immortals as a mental performance coach during Contenders Season Zero in 2017.
The team has also added ShibaInu as a Korean/English translator. He played in the Tespa Collegiate Series as a student at University of Connecticut.
The Gladiators play their season opener February 14 against the Seoul Dynasty.
- Lane "Surefour" Roberts (DPS)
- João Pedro "Hydration" Goes Telles (DPS)
- Jang "Decay" Gui-un (장귀운) (DPS)
- Aaron "Bischu" Kim (Off Tank)
- Kang "Void" Jun-woo (Off Tank)
- Gye "rOar" Chang-hoon (Tank)
- Lee "Panker" Byung-ho (이병호) (Two-way Tank)
- Jonas "Shaz" Suovaara (Flex Support)
- Riku "Ripa" Toivanen (Flex Support)
- Benjamin "BigGoose" Isohanni (Support)
And the team's coaches are: