The article is done in collaboration with Brieuc "LEC_Wooloo" Seeger.
Details of the process
Jonas "Hidon" Vraa will be the new Excel Esports coach in the LEC.
During the selection process of the XL's coaching staff, many names appeared, but the last two remaining names, alongside Hidon, were Nicolas "Nicolas Perez" Perez and Malaury "Malau" Restouble, sources told BLIX.GG on Thursday.
Apart from them, other options were discussed. Some of the most talked about were:
• Current Head coach of Fnatic, Tomáš "Nightshare" Kněžínek
• Former Immortals' Coach Thomas "Zaboutine" Si-Hassen.
Hidon was the current head coach of Ruddy Esports, an NLC team ranked #3 in the regular season standings.
The scrims of new Excel Esports' team have already started. The team has been preparing for the start of the next LEC split, which is set to begin March 11.