UK League Chat (Ep. 41) – Vipers, Godsent & Dusty – ft. Vandett0

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 Dusty head coach Vandett0, who recently took the side to a semi-final finish in the NLC Fall Open.

Also on the agenda was his time on Vipers in Spring and Godsent in Summer, teams which Vandett0 guided to above-expected finishes in each split with both solid fundamentals in the process.

00:00:00 – Introduction
00:00:07 – Should Vandett0 have been coach of the split? (Godsent – NLC)
00:01:15 – How did Vandett0 join Godsent & initial expectations?
00:04:01 – Was Godsent an easier challenge having done similar with Vipers?
00:09:56 – NLC Summer group strength & Godsent’s strong start
00:16:23 – Important team strength for a short regular season
00:19:23 – NLC Summer playoffs
00:28:03 – Preparing for a new patch while playing on an old one
00:30:21 – Godsent’s standout player (Cboi)
00:32:33 – Joining Dusty and building their roster
00:38:13 – Fall Open Group stage
00:46:40 – Fall Open Knockouts
00:59:13 – Vandett0’s plans for 2021 & pre-season coaching style changes
01:04:38 – NLC transfer speculation (Maxi, xMatty, Dan, Orome, MagiFelix, Nemesis)
01:11:07 – Closing

This episode features:
Lee “Couple Sodi Pops” Jones – NineTeeSix Founder / Esports Journalist – @NTS_LeeJones
Tom Daniels – Esports Insider Sub-editor – @TheTomDaniels
Jonas Erik “Vandett0” Toth Jensen – Dusty head coach – @Vandett0

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