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Overwatch League 2020 offseason transfer window

Overwatch League 2020 offseason transfer window
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Announcements of departures or arrivals in a team are common during the Overwatch League offseason, and it's sometimes difficult to follow them all. This article brings them all together.

Overwatch League 2020 offseason transfer window

Like every year, the Overwatch League offseason is always an eventful phase. Many players and staff members become free agent while others are retiring.

It's all happening while some teams are desperate to acquire the star player of the season or try to keep one of their players who has received a more interesting offer from an other roster.

It's important to be aware of the changes that take place during this period to have an idea of what the 2021 season could look like.

The first concerned are the players since many become free agent, retired or change teams.


East Division

Chengdu Hunters

  • Lo "Baconjack" Tzu-heng (free agent)
  • Chen "ATing" Shao-ha (free agent)
  • Kong "Kyo" Chunting (free agent)
  • Chen "Lengsa" Jingyi (free agent)
  • Lei "Jimmy" Yujia (new recruit)
  • Liu "Kaneki" Nian (new recruit)

Guangzhou Charge

  • Alberto "neptuNo" González (looking for team)
  • Kim "Chara" Jung-yeon (looking for team)
  • Qi "Wya" Haomiao (free agent)
  • Cai "Krystal" Shilong (free agent)
  • Lee "Happy" Jung-woo (free agent)
  • Charlie "Nero" Zwarg (free agent)
  • Kim "Shu" Jin-seo (Los Angeles Gladiators)
  • Choi "Choisehwan" Se-Hwan (new recruit)

Hangzhou Spark

  • Song "SASIN" Sang-hyun (looking for team)
  • Yoon "BeBe" Hui-chang (Washington Justice)
  • Kang "Adora" Jae-hwan (looking for team)
  • Chon "Ado" Gi-hyeon (looking for team)
  • Park "Ria" Seong-Wook (Washington Justice)
  • Lee "Takoyaki" Young-hyun (new recruit)
  • Lee "MCD" Jeong-ho (new recruit)
  • Jia "LiGe" Chengjie (new recruit)

Shanghai Dragons

  • Yang "Luffy" Seong-hyeon (looking for team)
  • Yang "DDing" Jin-hyeok (looking for team)
  • Kim "Geguri" Se-yeon (looking for team)
  • Lee "Fearless" Eui-seok (Dallas Fuel)

Seoul Dysasty

  • Choi "Michelle" Min-hyuk (Toronto Defiant)
  • Park "Illicit" Jae-min (free agent)
  • Choi "Bdosin" Seung-tae (free agent)
  • Kim "Slime" Sung-jun (free agent)

West Division

Dallas Fuel

  • Lucas "NotE" Meissner (looking for team)
  • Jung "Closer" Won-sik (Washington Justice)
  • Stefan "Onigod" Fiskerstrand (looking for team)
  • William "Crimzo" Hernandez (Houston Outlaws)
  • Nolan "Paintbrush" Edwards (looking for team)
  • Ashley "Trill" Powell (retired)
  • Kim "SP9RK1E" Young-han and Choi "Hanbin" Han-bin join the team.

Los Angeles Gladiators

  • Roni "Lhcloudy" Tiihonen (looking for team)
  • Son "OGE" Min-seok (Florida Mayhem)
  • Jason "Jaru" White (retired)
  • Aaron "Bischu" Kim (free agent)
  • Benjamin "BigGoose" Isohanni (free agent)
  • Jonas "Shaz" Suovaara (retired)

Los Angeles Valiant

  • Caleb "McGravy" McGarvey (looking for team)
  • Damon "Apply" Conti (looking for team)
  • Rick "GiG" Salazar (looking for team)
  • Adam "Adam" Soong (new recruit)
  • Kyle "KSF" Frandanisa (free agent)

San Francisco Shock

  • Grant "Moth" Espe (Los Angeles Gladiators)
  • Kim "Rascal" Dong-jun (free agent)

Vancouver Titans

  • Alhumaidi "KSAA" Alruwaili (looking for team)
  • Carson "CarCar" First (looking for team)
  • Samir "Tsuna" Ikram (looking for team)
  • Seo "SeoMinSoo" Min-Soo (Hangzhou Spark)


South Division

Atlanta Reign

  • Dusttin "Dogman" Bowerman (free agent)
  • Nathan "frd" Goebel (Vancouver Titans)
  • Anthony "Fire" King (Vancouver Titans)
  • Park "Pokpo" Hyun-Jun (looking for team)
  • Joon "Erster" Jeong (Shanghai Dragons)
  • Garrett "Saucy" Roland (free agent)
  • Oh "Pelican" Se-hyun (new recruit)

Florida Mayhem

  • Seong "Byrem" Joo Lee (looking for team)
  • Choi "Karayan" San-ha (looking for team)
  • Ha "Sayaplayer" Jeong-woo (retired )
  • Choi "Kris" Jun-soo (retired)
  • Kim "SLIME" Sung-jun (new recruit)
  • Baek "Checkmate" Seung-hun (new recruit)

Houston Outlaws

  • Kim "MekO" Tae Hong (free agent)
  • Austin "Muma" Wilmot (looking for team)
  • Jiri “LiNkzr" Masalin (Vancouver Titans)
  • Jeffrey "Blasé" Tsang (free agent)
  • Lee "Jecse" Seong-soo (Dallas Fuel)
  • Enrique "Joobi" Triana (new recruit)

Philadelphia Fusion

  • Josue "EQO" Corona (free agent)
  • Isaac "Boombox" Charles (looking for team)
  • Philip "ChipSa" Graham (retired)
  • Kim "Sado" Su-min (Toronto Defiant)
  • Kim "Fury" Jun-ho (Washington Justice)
  • Lee "Ivy" Seung-Hyun (looking for team)
  • Hee-su "Heesu" Jeong (Toronto Defiant)

Washington Justice

  • Gye "rOar" Chang-hoon (looking for team)
  • Kim "Mag" Tae-sung joins the team.
  • Hong "ArK" Yeon-jun (retired)
  • Kwon "AimGod" Min-seok (looking for team)
  • Lee "Stitch" Chung-hee (looking for team)
  • Choi "JJanu" Hyeon-woo (looking for team)

North Division

Boston Uprising

  • Michael "Mikeyy" Konicki (looking for team)
  • Kobe "Halo" Hamand (looking for team)
  • Park "Axxiom" Min-sub (looking for team)
  • Min "Jerry" Tae-hee (Washington Justice)

London Spitfire

  • Park "Babel” Sang-jun (looking for team)
  • Jung "Although" Hyun-wook (looking for team)
  • Cho "Clestyn" Gun-hee (looking for team)
  • Jeong "Krillin" Young-hoon (looking for team)
  • Choi "JMac" Dae-hoon (free agent)
  • Lee "Schwi" Dong-jae (free agent)
  • Kim "Jihun" Ji-hun (retired)
  • Lee "Highly" Sung-hyeok (free agent)
  • Lim "Glister" Gil-seong (San Francisco Shock)
  • Shin "Bernar" Se-won (Hangzhou Spark)

New York Excelsior

  • Jeong "Nenne" Yeon-kwan (looking for team)
  • Lee "Whoru" Seung-joon (looking for team)
  • Choi "Hotba" Hong-joon (looking for team)
  • Kim "BiaNcA" Dong-wook (looking for team)
  • Kim "Mandu" Chan-hee (Guangzhou Charge)
  • Kim "Libero" Hye-sung (free agent)
  • Park "Saebyeolbe" Jong Ryeol (free agent)
  • Jeong "Anamo" Tae-seong (free agent)
  • Go "Yakpung" Gyeong-mu (new recruit)
  • Kim "BiaNcA" Dong-wook (new recruit)

Paris Eternal

  • Kim "SP9RK1E" Young-han (Dallas Duel)
  • Choi "Hanbin" Han-bin (Dallas Duel)
  • Benjamin "BenBest" Dieulafait (looking for team)
  • Terence "SoOn" Tarlier (looking for team)
  • Nicolas "NiCOgdh" Moret (looking for team)
  • Brice "FDGod" Monsçavoir (San Francisco Shock)
  • Jung "Xzi" Ki-hyo (Dallas Fuel)
  • Nikolai "Naga" Dereli (new recruit)
  • Stefan "Onigod" Fiskerstrand (new recruit)
  • Daniël "Daan" Vincentius Paulus Scheltema (new recruit)
  • Elliot "ELLIVOTE" Vaneyrd (new recruit)
  • Emir "Kaan" Okumus (new recruit)

Toronto Defiant

  • Brady "Agilities" Girardi (Los Angeles Valiant)
  • Lane "Surefour" Roberts (competition break)
  • Thomas "zYKK" Hosono (looking for team)
  • Adam "Beast" Denton (looking for team)
  • Seb "Numlocked" Barton (looking for team)
  • Andreas "Nevix" Karlsson (competition break)
  • Harrison "Kruise" Pond (looking for team)
  • Park "RoKy" Joo-seung (looking for team)
  • Park "KariV" Young-seo (Guangzhou Charge)
  • Soon-jae "ANSOONJAE" An (new recruit)
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