Escape sign glace, Prep. disband
Escape have completed the signing of Nicolai "glace" Jensen from Preparation, who announced disbandment after losing two players. Fredrik "slap" Junbrant will stay on as backup, while Jimmy "Jumpy" Berndtsson was brought in for the coach position.
Despite the team doing well in online competition, such as finishing second in Operation Kinguin: 2 behind ENCE after defeating Gambit and Torpedo, the team decided to bring in Preparation's Nicolai "glace" Jensen into the active roster instead.
cadiaN's Preparation disband after losing two players
In the past two weeks Escape have also used the services of Jimmy "Jumpy" Berndtsson, who has now been officially brought on as coach of the European mixture. Meanwhile, slap will be stepping back to a backup position to fill in for the team when needed.
"I would like to thank Preparation for my time with them, especially Hampus who was our main contact to the organization and for all their amazing work. After wentons departure to fnatic, we struggled finding a player to fill his shoes as he was a big part in our succes and a great friend.
On that note, I was approached by another team with an offer I couldn't refuse, so as of today, I will be joining Escape Gaming's starting roster and will no longer be a part of Preparation. I would also like to thank my teammates for five great months we've had and this has been an experience I will not forget. Who could've known 2 swedes would've been so much fun"
Escape now have the following roster:
The following trio are now free agents:
Preparation stressed that this is not the end of CS:GO in the organization, as they will be actively looking for a new roster to back. Interested parties are to contact Hampus Johansson, Head of Business Development at Preparation, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.