Philadelphia Fusion

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[e][h]Philadelphia Fusion
Team Information
OWL City:
Location:
Region:
Manager:
Roston
Coaches:
ChrisTFer, KDG, Mobydik, Seita
Colors:
              
Total Earnings:
$575,000
Championships:
0
Division titles:
0
Stage titles:
0
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
10
History
Created:
2017-09-20
Upcoming Matches
PHI vs. WAS
February 15, 2020 - 23:00 UTC
PHI vs. FLA
February 16, 2020 - 23:00 UTC
PHI vs. NYE
February 22, 2020 - 20:00 UTC
PHI vs. TOR
February 23, 2020 - 22:00 UTC
PHI vs. BOS
March 1, 2020 - 18:00 UTC
PHI vs. PAR
March 8, 2020 - 19:00 UTC

Philadelphia Fusion is the team representing Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, in the Overwatch League.

The team is owned by Comcast Spectacor, a sports and entertainment company that manages hundreds of stadiums in North America and Singapore.

Timeline[edit]

  • September 20th - Franchise is officially announced, as part of the final three franchises of the Inaugural Season of the Overwatch League.[1]
  • November 1st - The Philadelphia franchise officially reveal their new name, the Philadelphia Fusion.[2][3]
  • November 3rd - The team announces their 12-man roster in a video.[4]
  • November 4th - The team announces their Coaching staff.[5]
  • November 29th - SADO is suspended for the first 30 games of Season 1 for account boosting before being signed to the organization.[6]

Player Roster[edit]

Active[edit]

Active Squad
# ID Name Role Join Date
South Korea 18 Carpe Jaehyeok Lee DPS 2017-11-03 [4]
Sweden 3 snillo (Two-way) Simon Ekström DPS 2017-11-03 [4]
France 21 Poko Gael Gouzerch Tank 2017-11-03 [4]
South Korea 9 SADO Sumin Kim Tank 2017-11-03 [4]
United Kingdom 42 Boombox Isaac Charles Support 2017-11-03 [4]
Israel 15 Eqo Josue Corona DPS 2019-10-30 [32]
South Korea Ivy Seunghyun Lee DPS 2019-10-30 [32]
South Korea Fury Junho Kim Tank 2019-10-30 [32]
South Korea Alarm Kyung-bo Kim Support 2019-10-30 [32]
United Kingdom FunnyAstro Daniel Hathaway Support 2019-10-30 [32]

Former[edit]

Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
United Kingdom 1 Kyb Finley Adisi DPS 2019-07-17 [22] 2019-10-23 [30]
USA 17 Elk (Two-way) Elijah Gallagher Support 2018-09-25 [13] 2019-10-23 [30]
Israel 15 Eqo Josue Corona DPS 2017-11-03 [4] 2019-10-22[29] Philadelphia Fusion
Spain 8 Neptuno Alberto González Molinillo Support 2017-11-03 [4] 2019-10-21[28] Guangzhou Charge
Finland 54 fragi Joona Laine Tank 2017-11-03 [4] 2019-07-17[20] Guangzhou Charge
South Korea 7 HOTBA Hongjun Choi Tank 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-10-17[16] Guangzhou Charge
Russia 13 ShaDowBurn George Gushcha DPS 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-09-02[12] Paris Eternal
South Korea 10 DayFly Jeonghwan Park Support 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-09-02[12]
Canada 23 Joemeister Joe Gramano Support 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-09-02[12] HU Storm (Head Coach)

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date
USA   BLT Tucker Roberts President 2017-09-20 [34]
USA   Joe Joe Marsh CFO 2017-09-20
USA   Roston Roston Yoo Assistant General Manager 2017-09-20 [7][31]
South Korea   KDG Donggun Kim Head Coach 2019-10-25[31]
United Kingdom   ChrisTFer Christopher Graham Assistant Coach 2019-01-31[18]
South Korea   Mobydik Sim Seung-bo Assistant Coach 2019-11-13[33]
Finland   Seita Joni Paavola Strategic Analyst 2019-11-13[33]

Former[edit]

Former Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date Leave Date New Organization
USA   Heidi Heidi Marsh Chef 2018-03-01 [7] 2019-10-31 [35]
South Korea 0 NamedHwi Sehwi Go Co-Head Coach 2017-11-04 [5] 2019-10-11[27]
United Kingdom 11 Hayes Elliot Hayes Co-Head Coach 2017-11-04 [5] 2019-10-11[27]
USA 15 Beezy Ethan Spector Analyst 2017-09-20 [5] 2018-07-31
USA Emongg Jeff Anderson Streamer 2018-05-25 [11] 2019-09-30[26]
Austria 5 Kabaji Emre Dincer Streamer 2018-03-30 [8] 2019-09-30[26]
France 12 Kirby Yann Luu Director of Overwatch Operations 2017-11-04 [5][17] 2019-09-23[25]
South Korea Hoonmaru Ji Hun Lee Streamer 2018-03-30 [8] 2019-02-12[19] London Spitfire (Assistant Manager)
USA Voyager Becca Stadtner Team Manager Assistant 2018-03-01 [7] 2018-07-31

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2019
2019-08-30 A911 - 12th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2019 Playoffs 2 : 4 $0
2019-08-25 A910th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2019 Regular Season 15/13 Grp. S. $0
2019-03-24 A33 - 4th A2Major Overwatch League Overwatch League - 2019 Stage 1 Playoffs 0 : 4 $50,000
2018
2018-07-28 A22nd A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season Playoffs 0 : 2 $400,000
2018-06-17 A66th A1Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season 24/16 Grp. S. $100,000
2018-03-25 A22nd A2Major Overwatch League OWL - Inaugural Season Stage 2 Title Matches 2 : 3 $25,000
About achievementsComplete Results in any Tournament

Gallery[edit]

Team Uniform[edit]

Additional Content[edit]

Announcements[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Videos[edit]

References[edit]

  1. THE OVERWATCH LEAGUE™ WELCOMES FINAL TEAMS FOR INAUGURAL SEASON
  2. PRESENTING THE PHILADELPHIA FUSION
  3. Comcast Spectacor Presents the Philadelphia Fusion
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 This Is How We Do It In Philly
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 Philadelphia Fusion Coaching staff.
  6. SADO SUSPENSION ISSUED
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 "Meet the Fusion support staff!"
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Welcome the Fusion Stars Hoonmaru and Kabaji!
  9. "Eqo Fined". Overwatch League. 2018-04-04.
  10. "The Philadelphia Fusion has suspended Josh "EQO" Corona three games...". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-04-04.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Excited to welcome @emonggtv to the Fusion Stars streaming fam! He's LIVE NOW until 7PM EDT (with some special guests throughout the day)! 📺: https://twitch.tv/emongg". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-05-25.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 "The Fusion have released Georgii "ShaDowBurn" Gushcha, Joe "Joemeister" Gramano, and Jeong-Hwan "DayFly" Park". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-09-02.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Elk called up to main Fusion roster". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-09-25.
  14. "Staffing Announcement - The 2019 Fusion team will be led by Co-Head Coaches - @Hayez and @NamedHwi.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-10-8.
  15. "Hey guys, just wanted to let everyone know @followkirby is alive and well.". Tucker Roberts. 2018-10-8.
  16. 16.0 16.1 "Trade Alert: The Fusion have traded @HOTBA_OW to @OWL_TeamGZ, the new expansion team of the @overwatchleague.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-10-17.
  17. 17.0 17.1 "Staffing Announcement - We're happy to finally announce @followkirby's new role within the Fusion!". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-01-12.
  18. 18.0 18.1 "We're happy to announce that ChrisTFer is joining the squad as an Assistant Coach!". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-01-31.
  19. 19.0 19.1 Philadelphia Fusion (2019-02-12). "Today we part ways with @hoonmaru".
  20. 20.0 20.1 Guangzhou Charge (2019-07-17). "Please join us in welcoming the incredible @fragi and @BischuGG to the team!".
  21. Philadelphia Fusion (2019-07-17). "Today we say goodbye to @fragi".
  22. 22.0 22.1 Guangzhou Charge (2019-07-17). "We also want to wish the inimitable @KYB all the best in his new home with the @Fusion.".
  23. Philadelphia Fusion (2019-07-17). "We are excited to announce the arrival of @KYB, who joins our roster from the @GZCharge".
  24. "I'm back in NY and will be taking a couple weeks off". Elk. 2019-07-30.
  25. 25.0 25.1 "I am no longer with @Fusion @T1". Yann Luu. 2019-09-23.
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 "Today we bid farewell to @emonggtv and @kabajisan. We thank them for representing the Fusion so incredibly well in the Overwatch community, and we wish them all the best in their futures!". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-09-30.
  27. 27.0 27.1 27.2 "Today we officially say goodbye to Coach @Hayez and Coach @NamedHwi.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-10-11.
  28. 28.0 28.1 "Today we say goodbye to @Neptuno". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-10-21.
  29. 29.0 29.1 "Today we say goodbye to @eqo". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-10-22.
  30. 30.0 30.1 30.2 "Today we part ways with @elk and @KYB.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-10-23.
  31. 31.0 31.1 31.2 "Say hello to Philly's new front office.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-10-25.
  32. 32.0 32.1 32.2 32.3 32.4 32.5 "Told you we had big things coming for next year.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-10-30.
  33. 33.0 33.1 33.2 "Please welcome to the team Assistant Coaches @ChrisTFerOW & @Mobydik_ow and Strategic Analyst @Seita_ow!". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-11-13.
  34. Comcast CEO's son and gamer, Tucker Roberts, to head company-owned esports team
  35. Thank You Chef Heidi