Toronto Defiant signs Chris “Spazzo” Infante as an assistant coach
Goals will include identifying the strengths of players.
Chris Infante is now an assistant coach with the Toronto Defiant. The team plays in the Overwatch League.
Infante’s name in ESports is “Spazzo”. Infante’s resume includes a stop with the Fusion University team. Infante was also a head coach with Talon Esports. His squad took first place in this past spring’s Overwatch Contenders 2020 Season 1: Pacific. He has been coaching since 2017.
According to a tweet from the team, Infante’s title is Assistant Coach, Strategy & Spacing. Defiant fans can expect him to have a say in scouting. Other duties include coming up with a strategy for helping the team win more. He will do that by identifying the strengths of players.
Infante will help head coach David “Lilbow” Moschetto and assistant coach Alban “Albless” de la Grange.
The Toronto Defiant is a cellar-dwelling team in the Overwatch League. Currently ranked 15th in the league’s overall standings, the team is at least doing better than the 17th-place Vancouver Titans. In early June, Defiant general manager Jaesun Won announced that he was resigning from his post with the team and retiring from ESports in general.
The team plays the Washington Justice on July 18 at 5 p.m.