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[e][h]Alliance
Alliance
Team Information
Location:
Region:
Coach:
Manager:
Team Captain:
Sweden s4
Sponsor:
Total Earnings:
$4,650,604
Links
Achievements
The Premier League Season 4 G-1 Champions League Season 5 DreamHack Summer 2013 StarLadder StarSeries Season 6 The Premier League Season 5 The International 2013 Dota 2 Champions League Season 1 DreamLeague Season 1 World Cyber Arena 2015 StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 1
History
Created:
2013-04-12
Upcoming Matches
[A]
vs
(Bo3)
FTM
May 29, 2020 - 17:00 UTC
VP.P
vs
(Bo3)
[A]
May 30, 2020 - 17:00 UTC
OG
vs
(Bo3)
[A]
May 31, 2020 - 17:00 UTC
Upcoming Tournaments
ESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS ESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS
ONGOING!
May 24 - Jun 7
BLAST Bounty Hunt BLAST Bounty Hunt
June 9, 2020 - 00:00 UTC
Jun 9 - 13

Alliance is a gaming organisation founded by Team Razer and Alex Garfield in April 2013. Since its formation, the team has been a staple amongst the best European Dota 2 teams.

History[edit]

Timeline[edit]

  • January 7th - Team manager kellymilkies reveals the teams roster for the DAC 2015, with Loda, Akke, the addition of tryout Mynuts, the return of EGM, and newcomer Pajkatt.[5] AdmiralBulldog remains inactive.[6]
  • January 26th - Akke confirms in his blog the departure of Mynuts, and the addition of Niqua to the team. EGM would also be moving from the offlane to support.[7]
  • March 6th - 7ckngMad joins the team.[8]
  • April 28th - Niqua leaves,[9] and AdmiralBulldog is seen playing with the team.
  • May 2nd - It is officially announced that Bulldog returns to Alliance.[10]
  • August 17th - Pajkatt parts ways with the team.[11]
  • August 27th - s4 and Mynuts join the team.[12]
  • August 29th - Pablo (and kellymilkies, Player Manager) is confirmed as a substitute player for the upcoming Major Season.[13]
  • December 3rd - MyNuts parts ways with the team.[14]
  • December 7th - EGM joins the team.[15]
  • May 21st - Alliance parts way with EGM.[19]
  • May 23rd - Pablo joins the team.[20]
  • June 9th - Loda takes a break from competitive Dota while Alliance welcomes Era.[21]
  • August 18th - Alliance announces the departure of Limmp, jonassomfan and Handsken.[22]
  • August 31st - The remainder of the Alliance roster is released. Loda returns to rebuild and captain the team.[23]
  • November 29th - The new Alliance roster is revealed: MiCKe, Boxi, INsania, and Taiga join Loda, who makes his return to the active squad[24]. Due to MiCKe's arm injury the team would remain inactive until the beginning of February 2018.[25]
  • June 3rd - qojqva joins the team, while Loda becomes the coach of Alliance.[26]
  • March 20th - miCKe takes a one month break due to his previous arm injury.[27] Greek carry Madara is announced as his temporary replacement.[28]
  • September 20th - The original TI3 roster will be performing together for Midas Mode 2.[29]
  • September 26th - The roster parts way with the organization.[30]
  • October 3rd - A new roster is announced consisting of Nikobaby, Limmp, 33, Handsken and Fata.[31]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad Active Squad
ID Name Position Join Date
Bulgaria Nikobaby
(
Nikolay Nikolov
)
Position: 
1
Join Date: 
2019-10-03[31]
Sweden Limmp
(
Linus Blomdin
)
Position: 
2
Join Date: 
2019-10-03[31]
Sweden s4 Captain
(
Gustav Magnusson
)
Position: 
3
Join Date: 
2020-04-01[33]
Sweden Handsken
(
Simon Haag
)
Position: 
4
Join Date: 
2019-10-03[31]
Belarus fng
(
Artiom Barshack
)
(Loan)
Position: 
5
Join Date: 
2020-05-23[34]

Former[edit]

The International 2013 & 2014 Squad The International 2013 & 2014 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden Loda
(
Jonathan Berg
)
1
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
-
Sweden s4 Captain
(
Gustav Magnusson
)
2
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
2014-09-03[4]
 
Team Secret
Sweden AdmiralBulldog
(
Henrik Ahnberg
)
3
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
-
Sweden EGM
(
Jerry Lundkvist
)
4
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
2014-09-03[4]
 
Team Tinker
Sweden Akke
(
Joakim Akterhall
)
5
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden Mynuts
(
Johan Andersson
)
4
Join Date: 
2015-08-27[1]
Leave Date: 
2015-12-03[14]
 
NO-VASELINE
The International 2015 Qualifiers Squad The International 2015 Qualifiers Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden Loda
(
Jonathan Berg
)
1
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
-
Sweden Pajkatt
(
Per Anders Olsson Lille
)
2
Join Date: 
2015-01-07[5]
Leave Date: 
2015-08-18[11]
 
4 Clover & Lepricon
Sweden AdmiralBulldog
(
Henrik Ahnberg
)
3
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
-
France 7ckngMad Captain
(
Sébastien Debs
)
4
Join Date: 
2015-03-06[8]
Leave Date: 
2015-08-27[12]
 
Monkey Freedom Fighters
Sweden Akke
(
Joakim Akterhall
)
5
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden EGM
(
Jerry Lundkvist
)
5
Join Date: 
2015-01-07[5]
Leave Date: 
2015-05-02[10]
 
Turtle Masters
Sweden Niqua
(
Niclas Westergård
)
3
Join Date: 
2015-01-26[7]
Leave Date: 
2015-04-28[9]
 
Turtle Masters
Sweden Mynuts
(
Johan Andersson
)
4/5
Join Date: 
2015-01-07[5]
Leave Date: 
2015-01-26[7]
 
Burden United
The International 2016 Squad The International 2016 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden Loda
(
Jonathan Berg
)
1
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
-
Sweden s4 Captain
(
Gustav Magnusson
)
2
Join Date: 
2015-08-27[12]
Leave Date: 
2016-08-28[16]
 
OG
Sweden AdmiralBulldog
(
Henrik Ahnberg
)
3
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
2016-08-28[17][16]
 
Inactive
Sweden Akke
(
Joakim Akterhall
)
4
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
2016-08-28[17][16]
 
Horde
Sweden EGM
(
Jerry Lundkvist
)
5
Join Date: 
2015-12-07[15]
Leave Date: 
-
The International 2017 Qualifiers Squad The International 2017 Qualifiers Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden Era
(
Adrian Kryeziu
)
1
Join Date: 
2017-06-09[21]
Leave Date: 
2017-08-31[23]
 
No Diggity
Sweden Limmp
(
Linus Blomdin
)
2
Join Date: 
2016-09-16[17]
Leave Date: 
2017-08-18[22]
 
compLexity Gaming
Sweden jonassomfan
(
Jonas Lindholm
)
3
Join Date: 
2016-09-16[17]
Leave Date: 
2017-08-18[22]
 
No Diggity
Sweden Pablo
(
Axel Källman
)
4
Join Date: 
2017-05-23[20]
Leave Date: 
2017-08-31[23]
 
SFTe-sports
Sweden Handsken Captain
(
Simon Haag
)
5
Join Date: 
2016-09-16[17]
Leave Date: 
2017-08-18[22]
 
No Diggity
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden EGM
(
Jerry Lundkvist
)
5
Join Date: 
2015-12-07[15]
Leave Date: 
2017-05-21[19]
 
Crescendo
The International 2018 Qualifier Squad The International 2018 Qualifier Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden miCKe
(
Michael Vu
)
1
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
-
Germany qojqva
(
Maximilian Bröcker
)
2
Join Date: 
2018-06-03[26]
Leave Date: 
-
Sweden Boxi
(
Samuel Svahn
)
3
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
-
Norway Taiga
(
Tommy Le
)
4
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
-
Sweden iNSaNiA Captain
(
Aydin Sarkohi
)
5
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
-
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden Loda Captain
(
Jonathan Berg
)
1
Join Date: 
2013-04-12[1]
Leave Date: 
2018-06-03[26]
 
Alliance (Coach)
The International 2019 Squad The International 2019 Squad
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Sweden miCKe
(
Michael Vu
)
1
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-26[30]
 
Team Liquid
Germany qojqva
(
Maximilian Bröcker
)
2
Join Date: 
2018-06-03[26]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-26[30]
 
Team Liquid
Sweden Boxi
(
Samuel Svahn
)
3
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-26[30]
 
Team Liquid
Norway Taiga
(
Tommy Le
)
4
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-26[30]
 
Team Liquid
Sweden iNSaNiA Captain
(
Aydin Sarkohi
)
5
Join Date: 
2017-11-29[24]
Leave Date: 
2019-09-26[30]
 
Team Liquid
Temporary stand-ins Temporary stand-ins
ID Name ID Name Tournament(s)
 
Greece Madara
(
Omar Dabachach
)
 
Sweden miCKe
(
Michael Vu
)
Dota PIT LeagueDota Pit Minor
 
Greece Madara
(
Omar Dabachach
)
 
Germany qojqva
(
Maximilian Bröcker
)
ESL OneESL One Birmingham 2019
Temporary stand-ins Temporary stand-ins
ID Name ID Name Tournament(s)
 
Belarus fng
(
Artsiom Barshak
)
WePlay/Pushka_League/1/Division_1 WePlay! Pushka League
Dota Pit League OGA Dota PIT 2020 Online
 
Sweden Xibbe
(
Andreas Ragnemalm
)
ESL One ESL One Los Angeles 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS
Former Players Former Players
ID Name Position Join DateLeave Date New Team
Israel 33
(
Neta Shapira
)
3
Join Date: 
2019-10-03[31]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-31[32]
Germany Fata Captain
(
Adrian Trinks
)
5
Join Date: 
2019-10-03[31]
Leave Date: 
2020-03-31[32]

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization Organization
ID Name Position Join Date
Sweden Loda
(
Jonathan Berg
)
Co-owner/Coach
Join Date: 
2016-12-12[35][26]
Sweden Akke
(
Joakim Akterhall
)
Co-owner
Join Date: 
2016-12-12[35]
Sweden AdmiralBulldog
(
Henrik Ahnberg
)
Co-owner/Streamer
Join Date: 
2016-11-18[18]
Russia Inverno
(
Maria Gunina
)
Manager
Join Date: 
2020-03-06[36]
Singapore kellymilkies
(
Kelly Ong Xiao Wei
)
Chief Strategy Officer
Join Date: 

Former[edit]

Former Organization Former Organization
ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Team
Sweden erikbarge
(
Erik Barge
)
COO
Join Date: 
2016-12-12[35]
Leave Date: 
2018-09-25[37]
Finland Caramon
(
Marcus Lundberg
)
Manager
Join Date: 
Leave Date: 
United States ottersareneat
(
Alex Garfield
)
Executive Director
Join Date: 
Leave Date: 
2016-12-12[35]

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierTournamentResultPrize
2019-10-20AA1stA1MajorDreamLeague Season 12DreamLeague Season 123 : 2$100,000
2019-08-20MC13 - 16thA0PremierThe International 2019The International 20190 : 1$514,951
2017-01-15CA3rdA0PremierWorld Electronic Sports Games 2016World Electronic Sports Games 20162 : 1$200,000
2016-08-10IC9 - 12thA0PremierThe International 2016The International 20160 : 2$311,557
2016-01-17AA1stA0PremierStarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 1StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 12 : 0$120,891
2015-12-20AA1stA0PremierWorld Cyber Arena 2015World Cyber Arena 20153 : 2$370,071
2014-06-16AA1stA0PremierDreamLeague Season 1DreamLeagueDreamLeague Season 13 : 2$74,000
2014-01-15AA1stA0PremierDota 2 Champions League Season 1Dota 2 Champions League Season 13 : 0$25,000
2013-08-11AA1stA0PremierThe International 2013The InternationalThe International 20133 : 2$1,437,190
2013-05-26AA1stA0PremierG-1 Champions League Season 5G-1 Champions LeagueG-1 Champions League Season 52 : 0$40,770
Complete list of results in any tournament

Awards[edit]

Recent Matches[edit]

DateTimeTierTournamentScoreVs. TeamVOD
2020-05-2717:15 UTCA2MajorESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CISESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS2 : 0 WinstrikeWatch Game 1 Watch Game 2
2020-05-2616:35 UTCA2MajorESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CISESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS2 : 0 HRWatch Game 1 Watch Game 2
2020-05-2517:15 UTCA2MajorESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CISESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS1 : 2 CLWatch Game 1 Watch Game 2 Watch Game 3
2020-05-2418:20 UTCA2MajorESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CISESL One Birmingham 2020 - Online: Europe & CIS1 : 2 NiP
2020-05-2209:05 UTCA2MajorOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CISOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CIS0 : 2 Liquid
2020-05-2112:15 UTCA2MajorOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CISOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CIS0 : 2 Secret
2020-05-2012:15 UTCA2MajorOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CISOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CIS2 : 1 HR
2020-05-1911:50 UTCA2MajorOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CISOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CIS0 : 2 OG
2020-05-1811:00 UTCA2MajorOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CISOGA Dota PIT 2020 Online: Europe/CIS2 : 0 FTM
2020-05-1616:05 UTC A7Showm.Gamers Without Borders 2020Gamers Without Borders 20201 : 2 SecretWatch Game 1 Watch Game 2 Watch Game 3
Complete list of matches in any tournament

Gallery[edit]

Rosters[edit]

Logos[edit]

Highlight Videos[edit]

Interviews[edit]

2013[edit]

Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 Eric "reinnnn" Khor (2013-04-12). "Alliance picks up NTH and Naniwa". GosuGamers. Retrieved 2013-04-12.
  2. "Monster Energy Sponsors Alliance!". Alliance. 2013-05-13. Retrieved 2013-05-13.
  3. "XMG Sponsors Alliance!". Alliance. 2013-06-16. Retrieved 2013-06-16.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Farewell to EGM, S4". Alliance. 2014-09-03. Retrieved 2014-09-03.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 Kelly "kellymilkies" Ong (2015-08-18). "Roster for @theAllianceGG Dota Asian Championships". Twitter. Retrieved 2015-08-18.
  6. Kelly "kellymilkies" Ong (2015-01-07). "Fans asking about @AdmiralBulldog". Twitter. Retrieved 2018-04-03.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Update on the team
  8. 8.0 8.1 Ben "PineappleCake" Tan (2015-03-06). "7ckngmad leaves Summoners' Rift for Alliance". GosuGamers. Retrieved 2015-08-18.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Niqua (29 April 2015). "I am indeed out of Alliance, was fun while it lasted.". Twitter. Retrieved 2018-04-03.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Statement from Loda". Alliance. 2015-05-02. Archived from the original on 2015-11-18. Retrieved 2018-04-03.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Pajkatt departs". Alliance. 2015-08-18. Retrieved 2015-08-18.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 "New lineup for @theAllianceGG". Twitter. 2015-08-27. Retrieved 2015-08-18.
  13. [1]
  14. 14.0 14.1 "Nuts Departs from Alliance". Alliance. 2015-12-03. Archived from the original on 2016-09-02.
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 "EGM joins Alliance". Alliance. 7 December 2015. Retrieved 7 December 2015.
  16. 16.0 16.1 16.2 16.3 "Changes to the Dota 2 Roster". Alliance. 28 August 2016. Archived from the original on 2016-08-31. Retrieved 28 August 2016.
  17. 17.0 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.5 "A NEW BRAND. A NEW ROSTER.". Alliance. Archived from the original on 9 September 2016.
  18. 18.0 18.1 Alliance (2016-11-18). "Alliance is glad to officially welcome back Henrik "Admiral Bulldog" Ahnberg as an official streamer for Alliance". Facebook. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  19. 19.0 19.1 "Alliance parts ways with EGM". Alliance. 21 May 2017. Retrieved 21 May 2017.
  20. 20.0 20.1 "Alliance welcomes PABLO to the Dota 2 team". Alliance. 23 May 2017. Retrieved 23 May 2017.
  21. 21.0 21.1 "Loda takes a break from competitive Dota". Alliance. 9 June 2017. Retrieved 9 June 2017.
  22. 22.0 22.1 22.2 22.3 "Changes to the Dota 2 Roster". Alliance. 18 August 2017. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 "Dota 2 - Looking Forward". Alliance. 2017-08-31.
  24. 24.0 24.1 24.2 24.3 24.4 24.5 24.6 24.7 24.8 "A New Legacy". Alliance. 2017-11-29.
  25. "The Way Forward: Update on Micke". Alliance. 2018-01-26.
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 26.3 26.4 "A new generation". Alliance. 3 June 2018. Retrieved 3 June 2018.
  27. theAllianceGG (2019-03-20). "An update about @mickeDOTA and our #Dota2 squad.". Twitter.
  28. theAllianceGG (2019-03-20). "Welcome @MadaraDotA2 to the #ALLfam 🙌 Omar will be our stand-in for the upcoming Paris Major qualifiers.". Twitter.
  29. Chelsea Jack (2019-09-20). "BETWAY Midas Mode 2.0 Team Announcement". hotspawn.com.
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 30.3 30.4 30.5 theAllianceGG (2019-09-26). "Changes to Alliance Dota 2 roster". facebook.
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 31.3 31.4 31.5 theAllianceGG (2019-10-03). "Alliance Dota 2 welcomes new roster". facebook.
  32. 32.0 32.1 32.2 Alliance (2020-03-31). "Thank you Fata and 33". thealliance.gg.
  33. 33.0 33.1 Alliance (2020-04-01). "[A] Legend Returns". thealliance.gg.
  34. 34.0 34.1 GambitEsports (2020-05-23). "Gambit Dota 2 line-up for #ESLOne Birmingham 2020 - Online:". Twitter.
  35. 35.0 35.1 35.2 35.3 Alliance (2016-12-12). "Alliance shifts into independent organisation". Medium. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  36. @Alliance (2020-03-06). "A world class team deserves a world class manager!". twitter.com.
  37. Erik Barge (2018-09-25). "As of last week I'm no longer working as COO at the Alliance anymore.". twitter.com. Retrieved 2018-09-25.