UK League Chat (Ep. 40) – 2020 Season & NLC Fall Open – ft. Prosfair

Welcome to UK League Chat, a podcast focused on the UK League of Legends scene. Listen in to get the views of experts from the scene, from Esports journalists to the players themselves, on tournaments such as the NLC, UKLC and EU Masters.

This episode sees Lee and Tom joined by Nordavind Black support Prosfair to talk through his 2020 season, including a Spring split with NVision in the UKLC, solo queue-grinding Summer split and a disappointing NLC Fall Open.

Also on the agenda is views on UK talent within the NLC and whether players may have been looked over for tryouts based on their region.

TIMESTAMPS:
00:00:00 – Introduction
00:00:40 – Saving EUW solo queue
00:05:20 – Spring split with NVision Esports (UKLC)
00:10:26 – Decision to take the Summer spit off
00:16:41 – Issues with Munster’s roster
00:24:08 – Fnatic’s EUM & Dan and MagiFelix’s LEC calibre
00:35:48 – UK talent, their lack of NLC tryouts & current growth opportunities
00:55:17 – Thoughts on off-season cup competitions (NLC Fall Open)
01:03:37 – Group A
01:11:35 – Group B
01:17:19 – Group C
01:20:24 – Group D
01:28:10 – Knockouts & predictions
01:30:02 – UNIQ vs ENCE
01:31:48 – BRG vs TRC
01:36:42 – DY vs VIK
01:40:38 – NV vs ABV
01:45:00 – Prosfair’s plans for 2021
01:45:56 – Thoughts on pre-season item changes
01:49:17 – Closing

This episode features:
Lee “Couple Sodi Pops” Jones – NineTeeSix Founder / Esports Journalist – @NTS_LeeJones
Tom Daniels – Esports Insider Sub-editor – @TheTomDaniels
Tom “Prosfair” Willis – Nordavind Black support – @Prosfair

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