Coach Jakob “YamatoCannon” Mebdi left SANDBOX Gaming on Tuesday. This was introduced by twin statements from YamatoCannon himself in addition to the SANDBOX group.
“I’ve chosen to not re-sign with [SANDBOX Gaming],” YamatoCannon stated in his Twitter statement. “I will likely be perpetually grateful for all the things and I’ll elaborate additional sooner or later. I’ll preserve the recollections very near my coronary heart and I’m positive that our paths will align once more to complete our story.”
The workforce’s assertion learn equally, saying they have been optimistic about re-signing however finally determined to mutually half methods with the coach.
Howdy followers. That is SANDBOX Gaming.
We have now some unhappy information for you. We have now determined to half methods with head coach YamatoCannon who led our workforce this previous season. pic.twitter.com/k5yh4kXmqp
– SANDBOX Gaming (@SBGaming_KOR) October 13, 2020
SANDBOX Gaming completed 7-11 within the LoL Champions Korea Summer time cut up. They have been seventh place general and missed the playoffs regardless of a late-season resurgence that put them on the bubble for playoff qualification for a short while. YamatoCannon was the primary Western head coach within the LCK and had beforehand coached Group ROCCAT, Splyce and most notably Group Vitality.
YamatoCannon has just lately been part of the European broadcast’s analyst desk this 12 months for the 2020 League of Legends World Championship.