Vodafone Giants enters Rocket League by acquiring Canyons roster

June 9, 2020 - 17:45
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Spanish organization Vodafone Giants is the latest to enter Rocket League by acquiring Canyons, the former RCD Espanyol roster that will compete in the Rival Series during Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) Season 10 ahead.

The roster of Marc “Stake” Bosch, Samuel “Zamué” Cortés, Damian “Tox” Schaefer, and sub Ibrahim “Wolf.” Ben has signed to the organization, and recently placed 4th in the European Rocket League Spring Series as Canyons.

According to Vodafone Giants, the organization had been considering entry into Rocket League for some time, with head of gaming operations David Alonso commenting (via translation), “What better than to opt for a Spanish roster to make the leap?”

The Giants are currently competing in Esportsly’s Spanish Rocket League Iberian League, where the roster racked up a 7-0 regular season record ahead of the upcoming playoffs.

Andrew is the Lead Editor of Rocketeers, and has been covering Rocket League esports since RLCS S1 for publications such as Red Bull Esports, Esports Insider, The Esports Observer, and Waypoint. He is also currently the Content Lead for The Esports Journal magazine and has written about games, gadgets, etc. for 100+ publications since 2006.