Just recently on April 17th, Counter Logic Gaming announced that Head Coach William “Scarra” Li would be stepping down from his position as head coach, and would be leaving the organization. The organization cited that despite a strong regular season finish, CLG again faltering the in the playoffs proved to be a “tremendous obstacle”. As a result of their placing along with personal issues, Scarra has resigned from his position.
An interview was conducted with OnGamers regarding scarra’s decision.
Coaching Position Open
With the departure of Scarra, applications for CLG’s new coach have been opened. Team owner George “HotshotGG” Georgallidis was interviewed as well, regarding the team’s future:
The organization released this statement as part of their press release:
While we are saddened to lose such an experienced presence and friend, we recognize that this is a decision made in everyone’s best interest. We wish Scarra the best of luck and will do all we can to support him in his future endeavors, whatever he decides them to be.
As a result of this decision, CLG will be accepting resumes for the head coach position of its League of Legends team. These are the desired qualifications:
- 25 years of age or older
- Prior coaching experience
- Experience working within LCS and/or NACS highly desired
- Extensive LoL game knowledge
- College degree preferred
- Must have strong interpersonal and organizational skills
- Excellent communication skills
- Highly disciplined
Please submit your cover letter, resume and a summary of your coaching philosophy, with the words “LoL Head Coach Application” in the title of the email, to: Coach@clgaming.net