There’s been a few roster shuffles coming into the next ESEA season, of which a number of teams from the UK compete in. We’ve already reported on the changes to Vexed’s UK (now majority Swedish) line-up and Epsilon’s new European squadron, but there are a few that we have missed. Here’s your quick round-up of the latest UKCSGO Roster Moves relevant to the UK scene.
Earlier this month Ian “Immi” Harding announced that he would not be attending EPL Dallas with NRG due to visa issues. Immi was announced as the coach for the American team at the start of March, and since joining the roster there was a visible change in both play style and results but could this visa issue put a stop to Immi’s position at NRG?
Continuing the fashion of exporting UK talent to the North American ESL Pro League, Ian “Immi” Harding has been announced as the head coach of NRG. His future was previously unknown after being removed from Endpoint earlier this month, after the squad was forced into roster changes when previous teammate Tramaine “stan1ey” Stanley was transferred to Ghost.
With the New Year starting off strongly, Endpoint have announced changes to their CS:GO roster post-Gfinity. In an update post, where they announce the organisation as a whole will not be returning to the Gfinity Elite Series and the release of their Street Fighter V team, they also announced that Dion “FASHR” Derksen is set to leave the organisation.
A statement on the Endpoint website said: “Following a somewhat disappointing exit in the semi final of Season 2 of the Elite Series, we have made the decision to focus solely on a UK lineup and part ways with our Dutch player.” The team is set to continue living in their team house for the foreseeable [...]