Philadelphia Fusion

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[e][h]Philadelphia Fusion
Team Information
OWL City:
Location:
Region:
Manager:
TheLonious, Voyager
Coaches:
Hayes, NamedHwi
Colors:
              
Sponsor:
Total Earnings:
$525,000
Championships:
0
Division titles:
0
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players
9
History
Created:
2017-09-20
Upcoming Matches
PHI vs. LDN
February 15, 2019 - 0:00 UTC
PHI vs. ATL
February 17, 2019 - 21:30 UTC
PHI vs. FLA
February 22, 2019 - 1:30 UTC
PHI vs. DAL
February 23, 2019 - 21:30 UTC
WAS vs. PHI
March 1, 2019 - 0:00 UTC
VAL vs. PHI
March 8, 2019 - 3:00 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 Jae-hyeok Lee DPS 2017-11-03 [4]
Israel 1 Eqo Josue Corona DPS 2017-11-03 [4]
Sweden 3 snillo (Two-way) Simon Ekström DPS 2017-11-03 [4]
France 21 Poko Gael Gouzerch Flex 2017-11-03 [4]
Finland 54 fragi Joona Laine Tank 2017-11-03 [4]
South Korea 9 SADO Su-min Kim Tank 2017-11-03 [4]
United Kingdom 42 Boombox Isaac Charles Support 2017-11-03 [4]
Spain 8 Neptuno Alberto González Molinillo Support 2017-11-03 [4]
USA 17 Elk (Two-way) Elijah Hudson Gallagher Support 2018-09-25 [12]

Former[edit]

Former Players
# ID Name Role Join Date Leave Date New Team
South Korea 7 HOTBA Hong-Jun Choi Flex 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-10-17[15] Guangzhou Charge
Russia 13 ShaDowBurn Georgii Gushcha DPS 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-09-02[11] Paris Eternal
South Korea 10 DayFly Jeong-Hwan Park Support 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-09-02[11]
Canada 23 Joemeister Joe Gramano Support 2017-11-03 [4] 2018-09-02[11] HU Storm

Organization[edit]

Active[edit]

Organization
# ID Name Position Join Date
USA   TastyBLT Tucker Roberts President 2017-09-?? [17]
USA   Joe Marsh CFO 2017-??-??
France 12 Kirby Yann Luu Director of Overwatch Operations 2017-11-04 [5][16]
USA   TheLonious Roston Yoo Team Manager 2018-03-01 [7]
USA   Voyager Becca Stadtner Team Manager Assistant 2018-03-01 [7]
USA   Heidi Heidi Chef 2018-03-01 [7]
South Korea 0 NamedHwi Se-Hwi Go Co-Head Coach 2017-11-04 [5]
United Kingdom 11 Hayes Elliot Hayes Co-Head Coach 2017-11-04 [5]
USA 15 Beezy Ethan Spector Analyst 2017-11-04 [5]
Austria 5 Kabaji Emre Dincer Streamer 2018-03-30 [8]
South Korea Hoonmaru Ji Hun Lee Streamer 2018-03-30 [8]
USA Emongg Jeff Anderson Streamer 2018-05-25 [18]

Achievements[edit]

Date Placement Tier Tournament Results Prize
2018
2018-07-28 A22nd A3Premier Overwatch League Overwatch League - Inaugural Season Playoffs 0 : 2 $400,000
2018-06-17 A66th A3Premier 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 11.2 11.3 "The Fusion have released Georgii "ShaDowBurn" Gushcha, Joe "Joemeister" Gramano, and Jeong-Hwan "DayFly" Park". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-09-02.
  12. 12.0 12.1 "Elk called up to main Fusion roster". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-09-25.
  13. "Staffing Announcement - The 2019 Fusion team will be led by Co-Head Coaches - @Hayez and @NamedHwi.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-10-8.
  14. "Hey guys, just wanted to let everyone know @followkirby is alive and well.". Tucker Roberts. 2018-10-8.
  15. 15.0 15.1 "Trade Alert: The Fusion have traded @HOTBA_OW to @OWL_TeamGZ, the new expansion team of the @overwatchleague.". Philadelphia Fusion. 2018-10-17.
  16. 16.0 16.1 "Staffing Announcement - We're happy to finally announce @followkirby's new role within the Fusion!". Philadelphia Fusion. 2019-01-12.
  17. Comcast CEO's son and gamer, Tucker Roberts, to head company-owned esports team
  18. Excited to welcome Emongg to the Fusion Stars