djL introduced as head coach of NIP
NIP have announced Daniel "djL" Narancic as the head coach of their CS:GO team. The announcement came a week after the information appeared in the media and was confirmed by one of the club's heads.
djL will work together with former coach Björn "THREAT" Pers, who was previously transitioned to the position of Technical Director of the CS:GO division.
According to the press release, Narancic's responsibilities include interacting with the players during matches. In turn, Pers will be engaged in analytics, tactical development and preparation for official meetings.
Prior to joining the Ninjas, djL worked as assistant coach in Apeks. In addition, the 27-year-old has worked as head coach for Copenhagen Flames and GamerLegion, as well as an assistant in c0ntact.
The first match for NIP with the new coach on board will take place on January 28. The Scandinavians will face BIG in Group A at BLAST Premier Spring Groups 2022.
NIP's lineup now is:
Fredrik "REZ" Sterner
Nicolas "Plopski" Gonzalez Zamora
Hampus "hampus" Poser
Nicolai "device" Reedtz
Patrick "es3tag" Hansen