Gen.G sign Cloud9 trio
Gen.G announced they're signing Timothy "autimatic" Ta, Damien "daps" Steele and Kenneth "koosta" Suen, who previously represented Cloud9. The last two players to make their debut in CS:GO roster of Korean multi-gaming will be presented later.
We are honored to join the CS:GO community and welcome three veteran players as the core of our CS roster.— Gen.G Esports (@GenG) December 6, 2019
Two more players will be announced in the coming weeks.
Our goal is to bring home another Major to North America #WeAreGenG pic.twitter.com/uHELzido7q
The Gen.G team will be coached by Chris "Elmapuddy" Tebbit, who has been an assistant coach at Cloud9 since September.
The current roster of Gen.G:
Timothy "autimatic" Ta
Damien "daps" Steele
Kenneth "koosta" Suen
Chris "Elmapuddy" Tabbit (coach)
At the same time, the list of Cloud9 was reduced to the current player Oscar "mixwell" Canellas, coach James "JamezIRL" Macaulay, as well as Taison "TenZ" Ngo, who was sent to the reserve in October. In early December, the CEO of the U.S. organization Jack Etienne said that they remain at CS:GO and will announce their plans "when ready.