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Team Liquid

[e][h]Team Liquid
Team Information
Region:
CEO:
Netherlands Victor "Nazgul" Goossens
United States Steve "LiQuiD112" Arhancet
Manager:
United States Steve "jokasteve" Perino
Team Captain:
United States Nicholas "nitr0" Cannella
Coaches:
United States Eric "adreN" Hoag
Total Winnings:
$4,113,812
Links
History
Created:
Organization: 2000-??-??
: 2015-01-13
Upcoming Matches

No Upcoming Matches

Upcoming Tournaments
Esports Championship Series Season 8 - North America Esports Championship Series Season 8 - North America
2019-09-16 00:00:00 UTC
Sep 16 - Oct 31
ESL One: New York 2019 ESL One: New York 2019
2019-09-26 00:00:00 UTC
Sep 26 - 29
DreamHack Masters Malmö 2019 DreamHack Masters Malmö 2019
2019-10-01 00:00:00 UTC
Oct 01 - 06
ESL Pro League Season 10 - Americas ESL Pro League Season 10 - Americas
2019-10-08 00:00:00 UTC
Oct 08 - Nov 18
BLAST Pro Series: Copenhagen 2019 BLAST Pro Series: Copenhagen 2019
2019-11-01 00:00:00 UTC
Nov 01 - 02
Intel Extreme Masters XIV - Beijing Intel Extreme Masters XIV - Beijing
2019-11-07 00:00:00 UTC
Nov 07 - 10
BLAST Pro Series: Global Final 2019 BLAST Pro Series: Global Final 2019
2019-12-13 00:00:00 UTC
Dec 13 - 14
CS:GO Major Championship Spring 2020 CS:GO Major Championship Spring 2020
2020-05-11 00:00:00 UTC
May 11 - 24


Team Liquid is a professional team, founded in the Netherlands in 2000. Originally a Brood War clan, the team switched to StarCraft2 during the SC2 Beta in 2010, and became one of the most successful foreign teams. On January 13, 2015, it was announced that the team had formed a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive division.[1]

Team Liquid is also strongly associated with its website, TL.net. Launched on May 1, 2001, it has developed through the years into a focal point for StarCraft coverage, eventually becoming the most-browsed StarCraft-related website in the world, gathering thousands of members (including several professional players) and centralizing news about the global SC2 scene. The website also features a pro-gaming database, the TLPD, as well as a wiki dedicated to Brood War, StarCraft II, Hearthstone, Dota 2, Super Smash Brothers: Melee, Heroes of the Storm, Overwatch, and Counter-Strike.

History[edit]

Timeline[edit]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
ID Name Join Date
United States nitr0 In-Game Leader Nicholas Cannella 2015-01-13 [1]
United States EliGE Jonathan Jablonowski 2015-03-22 [3]
Canada Twistzz Russel Van Dulken 2017-04-14 [28]
Canada NAF Keith Markovic 2018-02-05 [32]
United States Stewie2K Jacky Yip 2018-12-21 [37]
United States adreN (Coach) Eric Hoag 2018-12-22 [38]

Former[edit]

Former Players
ID Name Join Date
Inactive Date Leave Date New Team
Brazil TACO Epitácio de Melo 2018-04-06 [34] 2018-12-21 [37] MIBR
Brazil zews (Coach) Wilton Prado 2016-11-10 [23] 2018-12-21 [37] MIBR (Coach)
United States jdm64 Joshua Marzano 2016-06-13 [19] 2018-02-05 [32] 2018-06-10 [36] Team Envy
Brazil steel Lucas Lopes 2017-11-13 [31] 2018-04-06 [34] 2018-04-22 [35] Luminosity Gaming
Canada stanislaw Peter Jarguz 2017-02-03 [25] 2017-11-13 [31] 2018-02-07 [33] OpTic Gaming
Denmark Pimp Jacob Winneche 2016-06-15 [20] 2017-03-23 [27] 2017-07-09 [29] Team Dignitas (Streamer)
United States Hiko Spencer Martin 2015-09-03 [7] 2017-02-03 [25] 2017-02-07 [26] Rogue
Brazil peacemaker (Coach) Luis Tadeu 2016-05-07 [17] 2016-10-22 [22] NRG Esports (Coach)
Ukraine s1mple Oleksandr Kostyliev 2016-01-02 [10] 2016-04-21 [15] 2016-08-03 [21] Natus Vincere
United States koosta Kenneth Suen 2016-02-21 [12] 2016-06-13 [19] Counter Logic Gaming
United States adreN Eric Hoag 2015-01-13 [1][15] 2016-06-06 [18] Mythic
United States GBJame^s (Coach) James O'Connor 2015-09-03 [7] 2016-04-23 [16] Team Prospects (Coach)
United States FugLy Jacob Medina 2015-01-13 [1] 2016-01-02 [10] Counter Logic Gaming
Canada miKnutty (Substitute) Michael Vitaterna 2015-01-13 [1] 2015-09-16 Nexus eSports
United States flowsicK Kyle Mendez 2015-05-25 [5] 2015-09-03 [7] Winterfox
United States dmode (Coach) Donald Cahill 2015-04-06 2015-09-03 [7] Team Liquid (Analyst)
Canada daps Damien Steele 2015-01-13 [1] 2015-06-02 [6] eLevate
Canada NAF Keith Markovic 2015-01-13 [1] 2015-03-23 [3] 2015-05-11 [4] Luminosity Gaming
United States Warden (Coach) Matt Dickens 2015-01-13 [1] 2015-03-16 [2] Tempo Storm (Coach)
Temporary stand-ins
ID Name Replacing ID Name Tournament(s)
United States jokasteve (Coach) 
Steve Perino
Brazil zews Wilton Prado Minor Championships Americas Minor Championship - Boston 2018
ELEAGUEELEAGUE CS:GO Premier 2018
Brazil steel (Coach) 
Lucas Lopes
Brazil zews Wilton Prado ESL Pro LeagueESL Pro League Season 6 - Finals
Brazil zews  
Wilton Prado
Brazil steel Lucas Lopes ELEAGUE ELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018 - Offline Qualifier
ESL Pro LeagueESL Pro League Season 6 - Finals
Canada Twistzz  
Russel Van Dulken
None
ESL Pro League ESL Pro League Season 5 - North America (Week 7)
United States hazed   James Cobb
None
IBP IBUYPOWER Invitational 2017 - Spring
Brazil zews  
Wilton Prado
Denmark Pimp Jacob Winneche ESL Pro League ESL Pro League Season 5 - North America
United States jokasteve (Coach) 
Steve Perino
None
DreamHackDreamhack Austin 2016
ESL Pro League ESL Pro League Season 3 Finals
ESL Pro League ESL Pro League Season 4 Finals
Ukraine s1mple  
Oleksandr Kostyliev
Denmark Pimp Jacob Winneche Esports Championship Series Season 1 - Finals
ESL One ESL One: Cologne 2016
United States tr1p (Coach)  Corey Dodd
None
ESL Pro League ESL Pro League Season 3 - North America
United States adreN  
Eric Hoag
United States koosta Kenneth Suen Major League Gaming MLG Major Championship: Columbus - Qualifier
Major League Gaming MLG Major Championship: Columbus
United States koosta  
Kenneth Suen
United States adreN Eric Hoag CEVO CEVO Gfinity Pro-League Season 9 - Qualifier #1
Finland allu   Aleksi Jalli
United States FugLy Jacob Medina ELEAGUE ELEAGUE Road to Vegas NA Closed Qualifier
United States mOE   Mohamad Assad
United States EliGE Jonathan Jablonowski ESL Pro League ESL ESEA Season 2 Finals (Day 1)
United States flowsicK   Kyle Mendez
Canada daps Damian Steele Gfinity GFINITY Masters Spring 2
Canada a2z   Armeen Toussi
Canada daps Damian Steele CEVO CEVO Season 7 Professional

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Netherlands Nazgul Victor Goossens Founder, Co-owner & Co-CEO
United States LiQuiD112 Steve Arhancet Co-owner & Co-CEO
United States jokasteve Steve Perino General Manager
Belarus SilverMoonya Ksenia Khotenkova CIS Community Manager

Former[edit]

Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
Germany Swani Jan Müller Analyst 2017-02-27 2017-11-16 [39] SK Gaming
Denmark Bumblebee Robin Nymann Head of Esports & Manager 2017-02-01
United States dmode Donald Cahill Analyst 2015-09-03 [7]  
Canada KJ Kieran Playfair Analyst 2015-01-13 [1] 2016-04-07 [14]

Results[edit]

Trivia[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Rosters[edit]

Logos[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2016[edit]

2015[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 Introducing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Team Liquid parts ways with Warden". ESEA.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "EliGE joins Team Liquid's CS:GO team". Team Liquid.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-11). "Luminosity sign NAF-FLY". HLTV.org.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-05-25). "flowsicK signs for Liquid". HLTV.org.
  6. 6.0 6.1 daps (2015-06-02). "Today my contract with Team Liquid has officially ended.".
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 "Hiko joins Liquid". Team Liquid. 2015-09-03.
  8. Milan "Striker" Švejda (2015-12-16). "allu to try out for Liquid". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2015-12-23.
  9. Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2015-12-23). "Hiko: 'allu not joining Liquid'". HLTV.org.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Bumblebee (2016-01-02). "A s1mple pickup". Team Liquid. Retrieved 2016-01-02.
  11. Richard Lewis (2016-02-16). "North American CS:GO Star to Join Team Liquid".
  12. 12.0 12.1 Milan "Striker" Švejda (2016-02-21). "Official: Liquid sign koosta". HLTV.org. Retrieved 2016-02-21.
  13. Sean Tepper (2016-03-14). "adreN to tryout with Team SoloMid". theScore esports.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "KJ leaves Team Liquid".
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 Michal "stich" Malachowski (2016-04-21). "s1mple to seek new European team". HLTV.org.
  16. 16.0 16.1 Milan "Striker" Švejda (2016-04-23). "Jame^s parts ways with Liquid". HLTV.org.
  17. 17.0 17.1 Victor "Nazgul" Goosens (2016-05-17). "Peacemaker to Coach Liquid". Team Liquid.
  18. 18.0 18.1 MIRAA (2016-06-06). "s1mple returns to Liquid roster". HLTV.
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 Milan "Striker" Švejda (2016-06-13). "Liquid and CLG swap jdm64, Koosta". HLTV.org.
  20. 20.0 20.1 shiroiusagi (2016-06-15). "Pimpin the CSGO Roster". Team Liquid.
  21. 21.0 21.1 Andersen (2016-08-04). "s1mple joins Natus Vincere!". Natus Vincere. Archived from the original on 2016-08-14.
  22. 22.0 22.1 Nazgul. "Peacmaker parts ways with Team Liquid". Team Liquid. Archived from the original on 2018-12-03.
  23. 23.0 23.1 Zvonimir "Professeur" Burazin. "zews joins Team Liquid". HLTV.org.
  24. LiQuiD112. "Yes, @wiltonzews will be coaching our CSGO team today in Montreal and in Oakland.".
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 "Liquid stanislaw". Team Liquid.
  26. 26.0 26.1 "Today we say goodbye to a legend that helped us take great strides in CS". Team Liquid.
  27. 27.0 27.1 Milan "Striker" Švejda (2017-03-23). "Pimp on his way out of Liquid". HLTV.org.
  28. 28.0 28.1 "Twistzz joins Team Liquid". Team Liquid. 2017-04-14. Retrieved 2017-04-14.
  29. 29.0 29.1 Pimp (2017-07-09). "From this moment I will no longer be contracted to Team Liquid!".
  30. "Today we are officially releasing Pimp and thank him for his time in Team Liquid". Team Liquid. 2017-07-09.
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 "steelega in for Stanislaw". Team Liquid.
  32. 32.0 32.1 32.2 "CSGO Roster Update: Liquid`NAF". Team Liquid.
  33. 33.0 33.1 Luis "MIRAA" Mira. "OpTic unveil new roster". HLTV.org.
  34. 34.0 34.1 34.2 "Welcome, TACO!". Team Liquid. 2018-04-06.
  35. 35.0 35.1 Milan "Striker" Švejda (2018-04-22). "steel and zakk join Luminosity". HLTV.org.
  36. 36.0 36.1 Joshua "jdm64" Marzano (2018-05-31). "Starting June 10th I will be considered a free agent and no longer under contract w/ liquid".
  37. 37.0 37.1 37.2 37.3 "Liquid Update: Zews & TACO traded for Stewie2K". Team Liquid. 2018-12-21.
  38. 38.0 38.1 Team Liquid (2018-12-22). "Welcome Back Coach adreN!".
  39. Jan Müller (2017-11-16). "New Chapter - Leaving @TeamLiquid to join @SKGaming".