FunPlus Phoenix confirm Heroic roster signing
The Chinese organization has formally announced its entrance into CS:GO as a part of the Flashpoint league.
Marco "Snappi" Pfeiffer and co. will kick off their FunPlus Phoenix campaign today at 21:00 , when they face off against Cloud9. FunPlus Phoenix and Cloud9 are in group C of Flashpoint 1, alongside Orgless and Dignitas.
The organization, which won the League of Legends world championship last year, announced that the "CS:GO team is officially founded today", on the day of their first Flashpoint match:
"We are thrilled to announce that FPX CS:GO team is officially founded today, and will participate in the flashpoint league as one of the founding members, along with some world-renowned teams, such as Cloud9, Team Envy, Gen.G, etc. Main athletes of our CS:GO team are from Heroic, which won DreamHack Open Atlanta 2019" - FPX on Twitter
FunPlus Phoenix have the following lineup:
Frederik "LOMME" Nielsen (coach)