Taking office: André Guilhoto and Nicolas Farnir join S04 Esports
With immediate effect, André Guilhoto and Nicolas Farnir will reinforce the Esport department of FC Schalke 04. Guilhoto will support the „Knappen“ as Strategic Coach in the future, while Farnir will assume the post of Team Manager.
The Esport department of FC Schalke 04 announces the commitment of Strategic Coach, André Guilhoto and Team Manager, Nicolas Farnir. The 23-year-old Guilhoto is looking forward to the upcoming tasks and challenges: „I am very happy to support the FC Schalke 04 Esports team as a Strategic Coach. I look forward to work with this incredibly talented team and organized management in the future. The club and I share the same philosophy about processes, structures and goals. It is an honor for me to belong to this great family. I will do my best to repay the trust that has been given to me.“
The club and I share the same philosophy about processes, structures and goals.
Nicolas Farnir also has high expectations of his new role at Schalke: „Esport has developed dramatically in recent years. Organizations, structures and the entire scene are becoming increasingly professional. Our goal at Schalke is to give our players the best possible work environment, after all, we want to establish ourselves as a top team in the EU LCS. My top priority as Team Manager is the well-being of the players, so that they can concentrate fully on the essentials. I am extremely happy to join FC Schalke 04 Esports because I am convinced that we will not only be able to meet the professional standards in Europe, if not exceed them.“
Hans Christian Dürr, Head of Esports at S04, is proud of the commitments made by André Guilhoto and Nicolas Farnir: „We were looking for a strong Strategic Coach to represent the team on stage. With the commitment of André, we have been able to fill our desired solution for this position. Nicolas will support us as Team Manager. I am convinced that he, too, will enrich FC Schalke 04 Esports in every respect.“