[caption id="attachment_869957" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-869957" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Herschelle-Gibbs-AFP-Getty.jpg" alt="South Africa, Herschelle Gibbs, Euro T20 Slam" width="628" height="451" /> As per the league guidelines, each team will have to play at least six local players and a maximum of five overseas players in the playing XI. @ AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Former <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/south-africa/news/">South Africa</a> opener <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/herschelle-gibbs/news/">Herschelle Gibbs</a> has been appointed as the head coach of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/euro-t20-slam">Euro T20 Slam</a> franchise Rotterdam Rhinos. The news was announced on the Euro T20 Slam's official website on Tuesday. <p></p> <p></p>The tournament will get underway from August 30 and will culminate on September 22. Six teams will participate in the inaugural event, playing in Dublin, Edinburgh and Amsterdam. <p></p> <p></p>The players' draft for the inaugural Euro T20 Slam will take place in London on July 19. <p></p> <p></p>As per the league guidelines, each team will have to play at least six local players and a maximum of five overseas players in the playing XI. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/euro-t20-slam-draft-on-july-19-700-players-from-22-countries-register-865902">Euro T20 Slam draft on July 19, 700 players from 22 countries register</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>All the six franchises Amsterdam Knights, Rotterdam Rhinos, Edinburgh Rocks, Glasgow Giants, Dublin Chiefs and Belfast Titans will be given an opportunity to decide their icon and marquee players beforehand. <p></p> <p></p>The icon players are <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/martin-guptill/news/">Martin Guptill</a>, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/brendon-mccullum/news/">Brendon McCullum</a>, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/eoin-morgan/news/">Eoin Morgan</a>, Shahid Afridi, Shane Watson and Rashid Khan while the marquee players are Dale Steyn, JP Duminy, Imran Tahir, Chris Lynn, Babar Azam and Luke Ronchi.