Credit: Jak Howard ESL
2020 was a dramatic year in Counter-Strike. The Coach bug scandal illuminated one of the many problems, that has circulated the competitive CS:GO scene.
Last night the game developer, Valve, issued a statement that practically ends coaches from being influent in online CS:GO.
- During online matches only players are allowed in the room and on the server. Neither coaches nor any other team staff will be allowed in the room, on the server, or to otherwise communicate with the team during an online match.
The most famous and successful coach on the scene, Danny "zonic" Sørensen has commented on the decision today on Twitter.
You can read other reactions to the recent update here.