RUBINO sidelined by illness
Ruben "RUBINO" Villarroel will be out of action for the coming weeks due to an eye infection, Heroic have announced on Twitter.
The news of the Norwegian's illness comes at a troublesome time for Heroic, who are now going through a restructuring of the squad following the departure of Jakob "JUGi" Hansen and Marco "Snappi" Pfeiffer to OpTic, with Adam "friberg" Friberg stepping into the team as a temporary stand-in.
While the 24-year-old is out of action, the Nordic team will be using NOREG's Jorgen "cromen" Robertsen as a stand-in, whose first match with the team will be the StarSeries i-League Season 5 Europe qualifier's quarter-finals against AGO later today.
Heroic also have DreamHack Open Tours coming up in a little over two weeks, on May 19-21. At this point, it's unclear whether Ruben "RUBINO" Villarroel will recover by then to travel to France with the team.
Heroic's lineup for the foreseeable future is: