[VOD] Discussing FaZe and their IGL problem on HLTV Confirmed with YNk

The Serbian coach will join the HLTV Confirmed show live on Twitch at 21:00 to talk about his former team and what is coming next.

The talk show will be hosted by Chad "⁠SPUNJ⁠" Burchill and feature regular panelists Milan "⁠Striker⁠" Švejda and Zvonimir "Professeur" Burazin, who will, together with Janko "⁠YNk⁠" Paunović, discuss the recent happenings in CS:GO.

Hear YNK's thoughts about working with FaZe on the show

The guest will share his thoughts on what went wrong with FaZe, why he decided against sticking around, and help the panel assess the current lineup, that finished 5-8th at IEM Beijing-Haidian.

Topic list:

Hotseat with YNk
-Catching up with Janko
-Why leave FaZe?
-FaZe's biggest problem
-Inability to get an IGL
-Best and worst memory with the team
Recent news
-HEN1 leaving, FURIA going international?
-emi to play with GODSENT
-Chaos, Whalers to split with teams
-Heroic replace EG in BLAST Showdown
-Vitality 6v5 victory over NAVI
-Time to change for NAVI?
-G2 make top4 with JaCkz
-Are FaZe looking better without NiKo? karrigan rumor?
Talent transitions
-What has been done so far?
-Are analysts good fits for coaches and GMs?
-Leftover topics and viewer questions

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Serbia Janko 'YNk' Paunović
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2020-11-23 17:51
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waiting for some good coach quotes!
2020-11-23 18:00
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Japan Yuukek
I hope he doesn't get too drunk in the interview.
2020-11-23 18:03
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2020-11-23 18:06
I hope he does. that will be more interesting to watch.
2020-11-23 18:08
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Drunk niko stories incoming
2020-11-23 18:14
I hope he doesn’t fart like Karrigan did in the last interview
2020-11-23 19:38
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Lmao he did?
2020-11-24 01:25
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2020-11-24 19:27
Mad soyboy spotted lmao
2020-11-23 23:17
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2020-11-23 23:32
North America Neshie
Awesome ynk
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United States omaega
"if you can't handle me at my worst, you don't deserve me at my best" -WnK
2020-11-23 17:53
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W for Win?
2020-11-23 18:00
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W for Wank
2020-11-23 19:03
2020-11-23 19:17
Coldzera hate?
2020-11-23 17:53
2020-11-23 17:56
that is a huge problem. I hope faze can find an igl to replace a world class igl like NiKo
2020-11-23 18:01
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what do you mean?
2020-11-23 21:05
Niko shouldn't have left though
2020-11-23 18:04
Pakistan LoOuU2
Why is the timing bit late than the regular ones.
2020-11-23 18:05
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idk ynkkk hung over i guess
2020-11-23 18:42
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Pakistan LoOuU2
2020-11-23 18:58
delete pls
2020-11-23 18:09
"-Time to change for NAVI?" yes. -bot flamie +anybody
2020-11-23 18:07
their igl problem? more like their yanko problem.
2020-11-23 18:07
Portugal TimiKS
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2020-11-23 18:13
Best memory: Drinking beer and partying everyday.
2020-11-23 18:14
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try | 
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Latvia kArnyje
Never liked ynk tbh
2020-11-23 18:25
I dislike this guy he did nothing for FaZe except pay NiKos bar tabs, atleast RobbaN was a professional clapper
2020-11-23 18:29
yanko is fucking useless, as a coach one of your jobs is to tell people when they have retarded ideas, like when niko decided that he was going to become an igl, yanko should have told him to just shoot people in the face and let him worry about finding an igl
2020-11-23 18:56
Why watch? I can answer all of those for him: Hotseat with YNk -Why leave FaZe? = Cus he got kicked -FaZe's biggest problem = niko too much power -Inability to get an IGL = same as the last -Best and worst memory with the team = getting free paycheck and living good life
2020-11-23 19:11
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prettay accurate
2020-11-23 19:16
2020-11-23 19:50
Pog coach, pogger analyst.
2020-11-23 19:33
Finland Khroni
"talking about FaZe's igl problem with part of the problem" ggwp
2020-11-23 19:47
Why so late? :( My shift starts at 6.00 am fml.
2020-11-23 20:03
Will be good to hear from YNk⁠... much respect for the man.
2020-11-23 20:05
Faze FaLLeN to solve this problem
2020-11-23 20:34
Belarus gundenaf
Niko's drinking companion. Watching interview now - YnK only blaming organization and players. What a shame.
2020-11-23 21:08
Portugal MrPato
So dude just shitted on FaZe for not reaching out to them a year ago in order to have a team psychologist, but when they reached out to him a couple of months ago asking if the players were fine and if there was or ever was a need for a team psychologist he just said ''nah, everything's fine''... dude then why are you crying? They did ask and they did care about the team, you just made shitty decisions, own up to them, don't blame them on the org
2020-11-23 21:26
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I thought he was smart but in fact he is not. He blames the FaZe management for not reaching out to him frequently but why did he not do it multiples times instead of just waiting for them ? He clearly didnt say he tried to reach them out (the management). Also he mentioned that they agreed to bring an IGL after AdreN and they thought about pronax, NEO, Snappi... No MSL ? wtf man In fact they all had their head in their ass and could not see anyone's potential. They asked friends of Aleksib & BlameF to see how they were as IGL and decided not to pick them lmao. I feel like these guys are just trying to find excuses and do not assume anything.
2020-11-23 21:32
United States PP_Bizon
In my impression, faze's management (esp for cs) is probably really shit/isn't nearly as good as a lot of top tier orgs. So ynk might not be completely wrong there
2020-11-23 23:09
Sweden ninjau
this guy might be the most overrated coach of all time
2020-11-23 22:58
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Overrated by who? Everyone I’ve ever seen comment on him has said he’s a shit coach.
2020-11-23 23:12
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Overrated by his friends and casters
2020-11-24 15:13
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Only by his friends and casters, anyone who trusts them are foolish.
2020-11-24 15:49
Niko or coldzera who is the best ???
2020-11-23 23:26
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