The Dallas Fuel announced it has signed Overwatch League coach Julien “daemoN” Ducros to the franchise’s coaching staff, effective immediately. The 22-year-old French native joins the Fuel as an assistant coach and will work primarily with the team’s tank players, following the retirement of coach Christian “Cocco” Jonsson. The Dallas Fuel are led by head coach Aaron “Aero” Atkins.
DaemoN served as the head coach for the Paris Eternal team in Stage 1 of 2019 Overwatch League season, and in previous coaching roles with the Los Angeles Valiant. Prior to entering the Overwatch League as a coach and trainer, daemoN was a professional League of Legends player and a coach for the French team GamersOrigin, as well as had coaching or analyst roles for Rogue and MoviStar.
“DaemoN brings expertise to our team that will be important to our success and player development in the current and future metas,” said Aero of Dallas Fuel. “We’re excited to have someone with daemoN’s passion for competition and experience working with the Fuel.”
The Dallas Fuel open Stage 2 in the 2019 Overwatch League season in a match against the Toronto Defiant on Friday, April 13.