According to sources with knowledge of the situation, the Falcons have signed coach Marlon "Twister" Mello. The deal was completed through a loan from Team Secret. The Brazilian coach will be with the Saudi team at least until the Six Invitational.
Twister, as mentioned, was with Secret, a European team, and will now have at least temporary experience with the Saudi team. The MENA region is growing after Geekay Esports' good campaign at the Atlanta Major. Falcons have shown potential before against big international teams with good runs in Gamers8 international tournaments.
Sources point out that Falcons also reached an agreement with Jake "Leadr" Fortunato, a British player who was at the last Major with Geekay.
Last minute deals
In recent days, several organizations have scrambled to find last-minute deals to reinforce themselves for the Six Invitational. This morning, SANDBOX announced the signings of Jang "RIN" Byeong-uk and Brazilian coach Cesar "Dxrk." Adrian. Just yesterday, BLIX reported the deal for M80 to have Evan "Yoggah" Nelson on loan for the world competition.