Aleksib and nexa swap agreed - Report

G2 and OG are set to trade their in-game leaders ahead of the 2022 season start according to the latest reports.

Aleksi "⁠Aleksib⁠" Virolainen will take over the helm of G2 while Nemanja "⁠nexa⁠" Isaković moves to OG as a deal has been reached between the two organizations, 1pv.fr and Dexerto have reported on Wednesday.

The move is expected to be the final piece for G2's 2022 roster puzzle, as the Finnish in-game leader will join fresh signings Ilya "⁠m0NESY⁠" Osipov and yet-to-be-unveiled former Vitality coach Rémy "⁠XTQZZZ⁠" Quoniam as a part of a large overhaul.

Aleksib will take over the helm of G2

G2 will be hoping that their activity on the transfer market will translate to success on the server, seeing that the team's last Big event trophy dates back to 2017. But the significant overhaul that has been done of the winter break, bringing in a new coach, in-game leader, and AWPer, will surely require a significant adaptation period.

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On the other hand, nexa's departure from G2 will end his two-year cooperation with the Berlin-based organization, and see the 24-year-old part ways with Nemanja "⁠huNter-⁠" Kovač after more than three years spent together. His new challenge will be to reform an underperforming OG squad, ranked 17th in the world, who could also be losing one of their key players in Valdemar "⁠valde⁠" Bjørn Vangså.

G2's lineup for next year is looking as follows:

France Audric "⁠JACKZ⁠" Jug
Bosnia and Herzegovina Nemanja "⁠huNter-⁠" Kovač
Bosnia and Herzegovina Nikola "⁠NiKo⁠" Kovač
Russia Ilya "⁠m0NESY⁠" Osipov
Finland Aleksi "⁠Aleksib⁠" Virolainen

France Rémy "⁠XTQZZZ⁠" Quoniam

As of now, OG is expected to have the following lineup:

Denmark Valdemar "⁠valde⁠" Bjørn Vangså
Poland Mateusz "⁠mantuu⁠" Wilczewski
Israel Shahar "⁠flameZ⁠" Shushan
Denmark Nikolaj "⁠niko⁠" Kristensen
Serbia Nemanja "⁠nexa⁠" Isaković

Denmark Casper "⁠ruggah⁠" Due

Bosnia and Herzegovina Nemanja 'huNter-' Kovač
Nemanja 'huNter-' Kovač
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.12
Maps played:
1389
KPR:
0.78
DPR:
0.67
Poland Mateusz 'mantuu' Wilczewski
Mateusz 'mantuu' Wilczewski
Age:
24
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.12
Maps played:
655
KPR:
0.75
DPR:
0.62
Denmark Valdemar 'valde' Bjørn Vangså
Valdemar 'valde' Bjørn Vangså
Age:
26
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.09
Maps played:
1203
KPR:
0.74
DPR:
0.65
Denmark Casper 'ruggah' Due
Casper 'ruggah' Due
Age:
33
Team:
Serbia Nemanja 'nexa' Isaković
Nemanja 'nexa' Isaković
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.06
Maps played:
1204
KPR:
0.70
DPR:
0.63
Israel Shahar 'flameZ' Shushan
Shahar 'flameZ' Shushan
Age:
18
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.07
Maps played:
338
KPR:
0.73
DPR:
0.67
Denmark Nikolaj 'niko' Kristensen
Nikolaj 'niko' Kristensen
Age:
23
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.02
Maps played:
1181
KPR:
0.69
DPR:
0.66
Finland Aleksi 'Aleksib' Virolainen
Aleksi 'Aleksib' Virolainen
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.97
Maps played:
959
KPR:
0.65
DPR:
0.66
France Audric 'JACKZ' Jug
Audric 'JACKZ' Jug
Age:
29
Team:
Rating 1.0:
0.99
Maps played:
1010
KPR:
0.68
DPR:
0.68
Bosnia and Herzegovina Nikola 'NiKo' Kovač
Nikola 'NiKo' Kovač
Age:
25
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.16
Maps played:
1552
KPR:
0.80
DPR:
0.67
France Rémy 'XTQZZZ' Quoniam
Rémy 'XTQZZZ' Quoniam
Age:
33
Team:
No team
Rating 1.0:
0.61
Maps played:
2
KPR:
0.48
DPR:
0.80
Russia Ilya 'm0NESY' Osipov
Ilya 'm0NESY' Osipov
Age:
17
Team:
Rating 1.0:
1.22
Maps played:
177
KPR:
0.81
DPR:
0.61
#1
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Finland Cucumber))
Huge Let's go Aleksi
2022-01-05 14:48
94 replies
#9
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Finland Bigbubb4
megahuge
2022-01-05 14:48
25 replies
#12
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Sweden SavageSven
Omega huge!
2022-01-05 14:48
21 replies
upgrade for both teams
2022-01-05 14:49
20 replies
yes but no
2022-01-05 15:04
2 replies
no but no.. epic fail by G2
2022-01-06 00:04
1 reply
Alexa and Nexib wap
2022-01-10 21:23
it is in fact downgrade for G2
2022-01-05 15:14
13 replies
#226
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United States jerr1
Why? Nexa good IGL but maybe Aleksib can solve better. Lets see...
2022-01-05 15:30
10 replies
indeed, we will see!
2022-01-05 16:39
It's been said that Aleksi creates systems that are so micromanaged and tight. We should see NiKo's head spin and it will be enjoyable. 🍿
2022-01-05 18:01
5 replies
who’s said that? just curious
2022-01-06 00:21
3 replies
Pimp for one
2022-01-06 00:56
1 reply
#637
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Finland WhyUBulla
Pimp is kinda stupid manchild. If u ever watched gis streams u cant like that toxic person.
2022-01-23 16:56
#633
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Asia Tanmay11
yep, pimp and few more analysts i think. pimp mentioned he had a chance to listen to their comms on his stream.
2022-01-12 05:26
#622
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Finland Hook1e
Aleksib has said to at least finnish outlets that he didn't have a super tight system in ENCE but one built on solid communication. That is why they were able to stay in the top 5 for such a long time, not as much the system, that is what he said about it in a interview with a finnish news outlet. Now I don't know if he can build such good communication based success in a non-native language so he might do things differently due to the communication question and from the bits of teamspeak we've been able to hear in his time in OG he seems like he might be more controlling in that system than the one in ENCE.
2022-01-10 07:05
#581
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Germany zborko
Nah, nexa isnt good, low aim, alwasy camping. But now he is a right place, outside. -jack +kyojin :)
2022-01-06 14:04
1 reply
-kyojin +amanek the goat support
2022-01-10 13:53
Nexa is average at best at IGLing, and certainly subpar when it comes to T1 IGLing. He used to compensate that by being a great fragger with close to blameF stats (1.15-1.18ish ratings) but now je has been in a slump for a year+ so nothing justifies him staying in G2.
2022-01-06 17:52
Downgrade for OG* , nt baitor. R8 your bait 0/8. AleksiGOD G2 top1.
2022-01-05 17:13
1 reply
0/8
2022-01-05 17:14
LFG, G2 ERA soon.
2022-01-05 16:44
#427
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Finland LIPISMIES
Agreed. Nexa can probably solve some of OG's problems and Aleksib can do the same with G2. Can't wait to see how they'll succeed!
2022-01-05 17:50
1 reply
I agree with you. Hoping for a good result for both teams!!
2022-01-06 14:27
From title contender to G3-4. WOW aleksib is igling mid game when he is dead so yes. RIP g2
2022-01-05 16:07
2 replies
Huge for jackz, at least he won't be clueless anymore. ☺️👍
2022-01-05 17:24
1 reply
I really like jackz and he sacrificed so much for the team, but his performance just isn't there and g2 should really look somewhere else. He isn't a hard entry like he was before, and he looks like he doesn't even know what his role is anymore with niko doing most of the entries now.
2022-01-07 04:39
#10
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Ukraine Chrisjkk
Disband in 2 months both team, navi top 1 era
2022-01-05 14:48
5 replies
Sweating navi fan boi. Cringe
2022-01-05 15:58
WORD.
2022-01-05 16:14
Hahahahaha you're mistaken, NAVI era has just ended I feel bad for you guys
2022-01-05 16:35
Typical n0vi and s0mple fankid 🤣🤣🤣 Nothimg new right there
2022-01-06 02:41
No era yet, HLTV confirmed in previous thread
2022-01-08 00:17
#26
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Finland Eestu
Cucumber so fast, wtf !!
2022-01-05 14:49
1 reply
#48
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Finland Cucumber))
8)))
2022-01-05 14:50
G2 management is so dumb. Nexa and hunter have played together forever snd I think this move is def against what the players want. Nexa isn’t the issue and been way better than aleksi. Aleksi hasn’t accomplished shit besides a hot run in one major. RIP g2.
2022-01-05 14:50
19 replies
result > friendship in the perspective of management remember when they ruined their roster just to add shox's friend smithzz and ex6tenz ?? G2 became trash and won nothing since then
2022-01-05 14:54
13 replies
#120
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Canada raynikzz
Yeah but look m0nesy to g2 and he is sniper but when the new igl is coming to the roster he have another vision of team playstyle
2022-01-05 15:00
11 replies
#357
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Finland Perska
Aleksib is the best IGL for youngsters. Sergej is a great example. Sergej 13th best player in 2019 and after Aleksib was kicked from ENCE Sergej fell down to tier 3.
2022-01-05 16:48
10 replies
Also just saying but look at the roster he had on OG that team was never a top 10 team. Best player was maybe mantuu and he hasnt been overly great
2022-01-05 17:07
9 replies
its cause their star player was sadly only a support player(valde). Mantuu is a good player. But FlameZ and niko have been mediocre/bad
2022-01-05 17:17
4 replies
I honestly dont understand why Valde hasnt been taken sooner. That guy has done a solid job anchoring sites and also has alot of star power. Im not gonna say superstar he needs more firepower along side him but he is a fantastic rifler
2022-01-05 17:44
3 replies
+1
2022-01-05 17:55
really solid player, would have loved to see him in mouz :/
2022-01-06 11:47
1 reply
This would literally end his career sadly worse team than OG without ropz
2022-01-06 17:42
They have peaked at Top 6 many times
2022-01-06 23:39
3 replies
Sorry maybe I didnt word it correctly what i mean is if you look at the lineup it had no right being a top 10 team
2022-01-07 04:58
2 replies
#609
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Europe lalt
Well, some people are arguing that it's not overachieving to get those lineups into top10 and finals. Implying that OG would be in top10 material regardless of IGL. Obviously that's BS.
2022-01-07 12:02
1 reply
Yeh like realistically looking at OG Flamez and Mantuu were a no name before he easily couldve not worked, Danish niko doesnt deserve to be on a top lineup and Valde is forced into an anchor role so its like top 10 for that lineup is pretty good imo. Easily over achieving
2022-01-07 17:53
Exactly, but results are on nexas side, when comparing with Aleksi. Honestly, I am super exited to see both teams future. If change IGLs, now is a good time for it. Hopefully Aleksi can work well with M0nesy.
2022-01-05 16:17
Did Aleksi have Niko, hunter in his team?
2022-01-05 15:35
#239
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Finland Yeah_Bud
Nexa wont accomplish shit in og either so whats your point
2022-01-05 15:35
#253
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Ukraine ksay
Hunter is definitely closer with Jackz than Nexa. he is the only reason why Jackz wasn't kicked long time ago. as you can see he got what he wanted
2022-01-05 15:44
"I think this move is def against what the players want" -> Maybe you have no idea what the players (or realistically, Niko) want? =)
2022-01-05 16:03
NA take
2022-01-05 20:13
danish Nikola NiKo Kovač? hello
2022-01-05 14:50
AleksiB - IGL and Hard entry Niko - Star Rifler and occasional entry + secondary AWPer HuNter - T-side Lurker and 2nd entry after AleksiB m0nesy - star AWPer Keep Amanek as support. On a pure support role, Amanek > Jackz.
2022-01-05 14:51
22 replies
#76
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Finland Cucumber))
I agree but they are sadly just gonna keep JaCKz
2022-01-05 14:53
+1 especially last statement.
2022-01-05 14:53
#87
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New Zealand SWARN151
What about the alleged rumour that HuNter likes JackZ and needs him in the team? I personally think that's just because HuNter really sucked badly when he tried to hard entry. With AleksiB on the role, I think he should be fine. I guess it makes sense to keep Amanek over JackZ.
2022-01-05 14:54
7 replies
Needs him lol i need Rihanna on my dick but i aint getting that shiiiiiii.
2022-01-05 14:59
6 replies
Hahahahahaha +1
2022-01-05 16:11
#381
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Finland J0naah
Tf :D Lol
2022-01-05 17:08
Isn't she already with someone anyway? That makes it to lose even more chances you had
2022-01-05 19:58
1 reply
She's with ASAP Rocky, who's more than likely got a big chode too. Damn mens.
2022-01-05 21:56
wish you good luck mens but she ain't getting younger she is just somehow getting whiter
2022-01-05 20:14
1 reply
She always has and will be fire men. Even though Rocky put lil rocky in her lots.
2022-01-05 21:56
Agree..... Amanek is so underrated
2022-01-05 14:55
3 replies
Hope if he is gone of G2 he found a new team (pls gimme 5/5 french team)
2022-01-10 21:11
2 replies
Prob no good team for him soon coz idk who ENCE wants.I hope not Polish player......
2022-01-10 21:21
1 reply
I agree than at the moment finding a team is kinda hard
2022-01-14 20:11
+1 to that man. Amanek has been taking the sh*t lately and still kept it up. Jackz has been underwhelming and didn't even bring that selflessness that amanek has...
2022-01-05 15:40
+1 WHERE TF IS AMA
2022-01-05 16:28
i like amanek play style , the best support france in my opinion. that g2 didnt make amanek pontetial goes out. sadly amanek the most underrated csgo pro.
2022-01-05 17:17
#438
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Finland LIPISMIES
You're probably right, but I think Aleksib has also potential in the support role. Have you seen how he uses his nades?
2022-01-05 18:01
#465
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Belgium bioZARRRD
to be fair I'd let jackz go hard entry and put aleksib on support
2022-01-05 18:57
i feel like g2 should just try one tournament with jackz, and one with amanek and see which works better, they tried this before I think.
2022-01-05 18:59
atleast on their liquidpedia pages it says that aleksi is an IGL/support and jackz is an entry liquipedia.net/counterstrike/JaCkz liquipedia.net/counterstrike/Aleksib
2022-01-06 15:07
agreeeeeeed +1
2022-01-11 15:49
Huge for Finnish CSGO
2022-01-05 14:56
1 reply
Ensim suomalainen major winner 👀 (my finnish sucks eh)
2022-01-05 16:06
#147
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Canada Bannasad
I am going to kill myself
2022-01-05 15:05
4 replies
Men(
2022-01-05 15:06
nexa was good. :(
2022-01-05 15:29
#311
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Indonesia ucok
Why dont nexa try to be igl for couple tournaments and see what next. sadge
2022-01-05 16:10
+1 low key Aleksi hasn’t done shit in two years
2022-01-05 16:16
cagueinumpotinho
2022-01-05 15:11
noooo, i actually liked G2, idk now... i just hope those players won't go to shit with aleksib control freak.
2022-01-05 15:33
+1
2022-01-05 15:36
TOTAL SCAM
2022-01-05 16:52
go Aleksi!!
2022-01-05 19:28
1 reply
!!! go
2022-01-05 19:47
#559
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India rivervp
Aleksib is 200 IQ POG IGL
2022-01-06 05:47
Sexyb swaps with Sexa? How arousing
2022-01-10 13:59
good for alkesib but vad for nexa.
2022-01-10 21:27
#2
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Netherlands Srednir
noice
2022-01-05 14:48
7 replies
#218
ALICE | 
United States Virgin Islands zj2
change 1.06 ratign for 0.97 xd
2022-01-05 15:28
6 replies
Nexa 1.06 rating? Where? hltv.org/stats/players/9618/nexa?startDa.. Nice 0.97 rating
2022-01-05 15:33
2 replies
Nexa 1.06 when I click on him
2022-01-05 16:16
1 reply
Without his filters. This year it's under 0.99
2022-01-05 17:10
Change a worse igl for a better igl
2022-01-05 16:50
2 replies
#537
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Finland Suomi!
idk I feel like this is one of the cases where changing igl wont make much of a difference. I'll put it this way, if G2 stays a top 4-5 team I wont be surprised, If they drop I wont be surprised, If they reach top anywhere in top 3 I will be surprised.
2022-01-06 01:36
Changing an ok igl for a bad one
2022-01-08 19:07
2 NiKo's
2022-01-05 14:48
pog
2022-01-05 14:48
#5
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Sweden Alpacachino
why does this make both teams worse
2022-01-05 14:48
18 replies
+1
2022-01-05 14:52
lmao
2022-01-05 15:01
+1
2022-01-05 15:06
+1
2022-01-05 15:12
+1
2022-01-05 15:27
+1
2022-01-05 15:35
#252
NiKo | 
Bosnia and Herzegovina AmteX
+1
2022-01-05 15:43
+1
2022-01-05 15:50
Lmao
2022-01-05 15:55
+1
2022-01-05 16:13
Based and factpilled
2022-01-05 16:17
#346
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Slovakia Adwarin
+1
2022-01-05 16:41
#420
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Ukraine KOLOTOT
+1
2022-01-05 17:35
#424
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Poland B0rdo
+1
2022-01-05 17:44
+1 xD
2022-01-05 18:03
I think it can maybe make g2 better but I don;t think og will get anything from this
2022-01-06 05:15
#597
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Sweden Iekr0
+1
2022-01-06 21:49
+1
2022-01-07 05:00
#6
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Finland Vardu_
G2 #1 2022 confirmed
2022-01-05 14:48
3 replies
G2 #3 2022 confirmed*
2022-01-05 17:51
2 replies
#511
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Russia warmike_1
Why? Vitality basically disbanded
2022-01-05 23:02
1 reply
if zywoo could carry hard enough so his team gets to top2 then nothing is gonna change. he still has his boy misutaa(which performed good in the last few tours) and ragepex. dupreeh and magisk isn’t a downgrade in this situation
2022-01-06 05:26
#7
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United States dexzzz
denmark kovac
2022-01-05 14:48
who?
2022-01-05 14:48
Expected
2022-01-05 14:48
niko in both teams :D
2022-01-05 14:50
10 replies
#39
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Scotland Ludax
Carrying G2 wasn't enough work for him, too much free time
2022-01-05 14:49
8 replies
#64
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Slovakia xaboff
And he also decided to get a danish passport
2022-01-05 14:51
7 replies
#73
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Scotland Ludax
I heard he always had dual nationality, he was saving it for a special occasion like this
2022-01-05 14:52
6 replies
#82
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Slovakia xaboff
Ah makes sense, smart of him
2022-01-05 14:53
2 replies
Double paycheck btw
2022-01-05 15:03
1 reply
#136
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Slovakia xaboff
NiKovač biggest brain of all time
2022-01-05 15:03
Also his father Nico was quite good at CS hltv.org/news/11913/top-20-players-of-20..
2022-01-05 18:26
2 replies
whats changed in the meta that the best awper in the world was only # 14 in 2013? i thought the awp has been nerfed since then but nowadays people say you need to be an awper to get top1
2022-01-07 10:35
1 reply
The thing is there are some AWPers in that 2013 ranking: kennyS, GuardiaN, Nico, JW, markeloff, pasha, but they are only dedicated to AWP The best players were riflers (GTR, f0rest, shox) And nowadays you have ZywOo and s1mple, players that are both gods with any weapon they can get, so if you have s1mple in your team, you dont need another AWPer who is only dedicated to AWP. NaVi tried to combine s1mple and GuardiaN a couple years ago, but it didnt work cuz s1mple could do everything and GuardiaN was quite useless. I hope you know what Im talking about
2022-01-07 17:19
its really weird that he has a danish flag in OG but it still links to bosnian NiKo
2022-01-05 14:53
AYOOOOO Feels sad for nexa. Good luck in OG
2022-01-05 14:48
KEKW
2022-01-05 14:48
NICE
2022-01-05 14:48
pog
2022-01-05 14:48
#18
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Portugal Lost_fly
fix og Niko
2022-01-05 14:48
pog
2022-01-05 14:48
Jesus Christ G2..
2022-01-05 14:48
wtf 2 nikola kovac
2022-01-05 14:48
#22
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Finland Eestu
Exciting!
2022-01-05 14:49
HUGE
2022-01-05 14:49
og nikola covac kekw
2022-01-05 14:49
1 reply
Like wtf?
2022-01-05 14:49
#25
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India taco9873
aleksiBenched in 2 months lesgooo
2022-01-05 14:49
I like how they have Niko as part of OG.
2022-01-05 14:49
sexa>alexib
2022-01-05 14:49
7 replies
böhönxänxönbörkkö
2022-01-05 14:54
2 replies
is this some sort of morse code?
2022-01-05 14:56
1 reply
is brüütal
2022-01-05 14:58
#157
s1mple | 
Romania OMW
For real. This swap could work better for OG than for G2.. I think m0nesy was enough of a change already
2022-01-05 15:09
3 replies
yea.. idk if aleksi can be a loose igl, he seemed to micromanage everything
2022-01-05 15:27
Yea i think same Why they dont let nexa try some tournament in next year and then see what to do
2022-01-06 00:31
1 reply
Dude, if nexa doesn't want to IGL, don't push on him, this is his choice. If he stayed in G2, while he doesn't want to play in this role anymore, G2 would be dropped easily to top-20 after several tournaments.
2022-01-09 17:15
Holy shit 2 niko's deadly
2022-01-05 14:49
#30
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Poland Mratu
Nicee
2022-01-05 14:49
AleksiB top 3 IGL for sure. Along with nexa & NiKo
2022-01-05 14:49
Horrible move
2022-01-05 14:49
#34
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Switzerland Lacerta
wtf Nexa not Mouz
2022-01-05 14:49
#DreamOG Finally, they get rid off of Aleksbot.
2022-01-05 14:50
1 reply
Major finalist. Sit down
2022-01-05 16:13
omg
2022-01-05 14:49
swap? oh damn. best of luck to Aleksi. Let's see if he's the top 3 igl some say or overrated like others say
2022-01-05 14:49
2 replies
#442
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Finland LIPISMIES
+1 Can't wait to see.
2022-01-05 18:07
What comes to people who matter in the scene, Aleksi is very high rated. G2 is a big house and they went for big moves, signing monesy and Aleksi. They are not looking to flip players, they look to win trophies.
2022-01-07 16:27
oh shit
2022-01-05 14:50
only 1 Aleksi is staying at tier1 scene from ENCE
2022-01-05 14:50
2 replies
>og >t1
2022-01-05 17:20
1 reply
hint* tier 1 scene
2022-01-05 18:57
Niko so good he's playing on two teams at once.
2022-01-05 14:50
1 reply
#62
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France r0ckT
And two different countries
2022-01-05 14:51
HUGE <33333
2022-01-05 14:50
reported
2022-01-05 14:50
noooooooooooooooooooooooooo not nexa ffs
2022-01-05 14:50
Double Niko lol
2022-01-05 14:50
POG
2022-01-05 14:50
Sadge sexa
2022-01-05 14:50
#53
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Finland Teukkasd
LETS GOOOO
2022-01-05 14:50
iBait where are you my friend?
2022-01-05 14:50
#55
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Russia ToughGuy
RIP G2 sad for m0nesy
2022-01-05 14:50
#56
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Finland Jerzyy
nice
2022-01-05 14:50
#57
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Greece RedWinter
OG: +jks +AZR then they have a top 10 team
2022-01-05 14:50
2 replies
assuming you mean -niko and Nexa support?
2022-01-05 14:55
1 reply
#138
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Greece RedWinter
yeah, also assuming that nexa doesn't want to IGL again
2022-01-05 15:03
#58
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Denmark Zorrondo
bad move for both
2022-01-05 14:51
Holy shit 2 NiKos
2022-01-05 14:51
Double NiKo's
2022-01-05 14:51
NiKo on OG LOL
2022-01-05 14:51
#63
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Europe jvesper
lets go aleksi eestiläinen
2022-01-05 14:51
#66
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Finland AliSabid
Sick
2022-01-05 14:52
#67
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Myanmar Burgerape
OG niko hyperlink is wrong.
2022-01-05 14:52
NiKo playing both sides now
2022-01-05 14:52
RIP G2 even more now...
2022-01-05 14:52
#70
iM | 
Finland finboe
Is this real?
2022-01-05 14:52
danish nikola kovac wow
2022-01-05 14:52
EPIC news!
2022-01-05 14:52
#74
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Chile 1cristiaan
wow
2022-01-05 14:52
#75
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Serbia Garbrandt_
Idk why g2 did this nexa has a way better chemistry with the team and aleksi is overrated, plus g2 was doing fine with nexa
2022-01-05 14:53
24 replies
#90
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Denmark Alphamon
Agreed, but I think this move was made because apparently nexa doesn't wanna igl anymore.
2022-01-05 14:55
13 replies
He should've taken jackz's role then, idk what g2 was thinking really
2022-01-05 14:57
6 replies
And have no real igl?Not a very smart move...
2022-01-05 15:13
3 replies
Kick jackz for Aleksi and keep nexa
2022-01-05 15:48
2 replies
and hunter will cry his monitor
2022-01-05 16:37
But JACKZ > nexa
2022-01-05 17:20
Jackz is better than Nexa in his role
2022-01-05 17:23
1 reply
+1
2022-01-06 02:49
So who will be igl in og then?
2022-01-05 15:03
5 replies
#156
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Denmark Alphamon
No idea, they will be one player short if valde also leaves. Either nexa is forced to keep igling or they bring someone else in.
2022-01-05 15:08
Nexa dont want to igl but if forced to choose between igl and t1 csgo he might not have much of a choice
2022-01-05 15:09
3 replies
He would easily find spot in some T1 team as a support lol Mouz for example - they still need support I think and someone with experience.
2022-01-05 15:13
2 replies
We both know mouz is bullcrap atm. In theory it could workout but OG is much better if Valde stays if they kick niko and bring another solid player.
2022-01-05 15:18
1 reply
+JKS -niko, Valde is a good player, but he is a horrible lurker. OG is lacking of a good lurker and niko is ... meh.
2022-01-06 03:52
Also my thoughts, Aleksib won't do better than nexa
2022-01-05 14:57
9 replies
Exactly
2022-01-05 14:58
hltv analysts back again,maybe let him play first before making assumptions
2022-01-05 15:05
7 replies
sure, but even their stats tells a story hltv.org/stats/players/compare/9816/alek..
2022-01-05 15:09
6 replies
i dont see a story there,only speculation
2022-01-05 15:13
Bruh did you just compare all time stats like that means anything?Especially as an igl
2022-01-05 15:14
1 reply
That's a valid point.. both sucks though, they need to step it up
2022-01-05 15:19
Flag check out I know, but you cannot compare OG's player material to G2 tbh..
2022-01-05 15:20
2 replies
Hmm.. another valid point, hehe, let's see how he performs then
2022-01-05 15:22
1 reply
That is fair enough. Do or die situation for Aleksib tbh.. Best luck for both gentlemen.
2022-01-05 15:35
Nikola "Denmark" Kovac
2022-01-05 14:53
#80
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Finland uSnaj69
Flair checks out
2022-01-05 14:53
#81
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United States thespecht
Denmark Nikola "⁠NiKo⁠" Kovač
2022-01-05 14:53
#83
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Poland rich123
Mantuu come to polish scene
2022-01-05 14:53
g2 looking scary for this year no cap
2022-01-05 14:54
#85
EliGE | 
Europe xSKYY
i dont believe thiss is real at all doesnt make sense but we the viewers know shit about them internally so whatever
2022-01-05 14:54
and then both continue not winning trophy strike xD
2022-01-05 14:54
G2 will be better than Vitality lul
2022-01-05 14:55
2 replies
hahahahah
2022-01-05 14:56
Yeah cause now G2 is a “Berlin-based organization” Insert WW2 joke here.
2022-01-05 18:56
#94
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Denmark Alphamon
FeelsBadMan for nexa, all that built up chemistry with G2 gone :(
2022-01-05 14:55
#96
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United Kingdom ScopeyDan
Really looking forward to seeing this G2 squad in action!
2022-01-05 14:56
This is huge for G2, now they got rid of the nepotism
2022-01-05 14:56
#100
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Turkey DebbSoray
doesn't make anysense imo nexa is just better in terms of fragging and knows kovac cousins for a long time. Let's see what's gonna happen
2022-01-05 14:56
1 reply
#108
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India skyl4rk
+1 exactly
2022-01-05 14:57
#101
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India skyl4rk
nooooooooooooooooo
2022-01-05 14:57
OG lost
2022-01-05 14:57
#103
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India skyl4rk
rip nexa
2022-01-05 14:57
#106
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Europe shitshow
nexa ((
2022-01-05 14:57
-Jackz +KennyS G2 top3 2022 ez for Carlos
2022-01-05 14:57
1 reply
nexa never did entry fragger
2022-01-06 03:04
Overrated igl with 0 achievements in 4 years of tier 1 career. What a fail.
2022-01-05 14:57
14 replies
Which one? :D
2022-01-05 14:59
12 replies
Both of them but im talking about aleksibot cuz alot people hype him.
2022-01-05 15:01
10 replies
Well if he fails with that G2 he's pretty much done at t1 cs, finnish stacks next
2022-01-05 15:03
9 replies
He failed with all of his teams. Now he has extremely strong teammates but i dont think he deserved playing with NiKo.
2022-01-05 15:14
8 replies
+1 People tend to hate on Allu so much yet forget how much his t1 experience actually meant for that Ence. He was like Hobbit at Gambit now
2022-01-05 15:17
7 replies
+1
2022-01-05 15:28
Allu - AUG meta abuser, overrated asf.
2022-01-05 16:05
5 replies
bro but Allu is the awper...
2022-01-05 16:32
1 reply
Im talking about ENCE minor success during astralis era, AUG era gone - ence became tier2 team instantly.
2022-01-05 16:46
Even after the -aleksib move and aug meta allu was consistently their top player. He was the only one not to have his stats drop off greatly.
2022-01-05 16:49
2 replies
#441
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United States Shmikeb0b
He was igling around himself lol. You have but to look at the players performance outside of his team to see that lmfao
2022-01-05 18:06
1 reply
nope, sunny took the igl role relatively fast and with no change to allus stats.
2022-01-05 18:24
I do not know why but laughed out loud.
2022-01-05 16:55
+1
2022-01-05 15:09
It's happening
2022-01-05 14:57
Inb4 OG ends up being better
2022-01-05 14:58
imagine og getting top 3 with nexa
2022-01-05 14:59
8 replies
That would be crazy
2022-01-05 15:00
question is how?
2022-01-05 15:24
nice delusion
2022-01-05 15:25
5 replies
nt aleksib
2022-01-05 16:07
nt aleksib
2022-01-05 17:16
nt aleksib
2022-01-05 17:50
nt aleksib
2022-01-05 17:55
nt nexa
2022-01-05 19:04
Amanek>Jackz
2022-01-05 14:59
1 reply
+1 Honestly amanek arguably the 2nd best player on “old” G2 if hes not awping
2022-01-06 05:12
Noooo
2022-01-05 14:59
bad move. monesy would've been enough to power up g2 to the top.
2022-01-05 14:59
I thought nexa is better than Aleksib, but okay Let's see how this move turns out
2022-01-05 15:00
#122
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Brazil darkfroid
G2 is huge with the changes
2022-01-05 15:00
ok
2022-01-05 15:00
-Aleksi +Sunny after 2 months “for additional firepower”
2022-01-05 15:00
#126
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Brazil guelzy1
OG still alive? Nice!
2022-01-05 15:00
#128
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South America ncrs2k
GODINES
2022-01-05 15:01
#130
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Finland PiapA
Let's goooo!! 2 Great teams
2022-01-05 15:02
Why is Monesy listed as standin?
2022-01-05 15:02
very nice
2022-01-05 15:02
k
2022-01-05 15:03
#139
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Slovakia P3T3R13
Great for G2
2022-01-05 15:03
LETS GOOOOOOOOO Im happy that nexa got a place in OG, this means that OG won't leave CS <3
2022-01-05 15:04
what the hell
2022-01-05 15:04
Can't believe that Jackz is still there. This can't possibly work with 40% of the roster having trouble communicating properly in english.
2022-01-05 15:05
wtf he's lame af
2022-01-05 15:05
RIP G2 if Aleksibob joins
2022-01-05 15:05
holy shit og can't be serious
2022-01-05 15:06
:tf:
2022-01-05 15:08
The only good news is that OG isn't pulling off CS
2022-01-05 15:08
I feel sad for nexa. From playing with niko and hunter to playing with danish niko :(
2022-01-05 15:08
#155
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North America soduk_db
-JaCkz +AmaNEk or +suNny and nexa should have went to Liquid IMO.
2022-01-05 15:10
amazing team.
2022-01-05 15:09
fck
2022-01-05 15:09
2022-01-05 15:09
carlos too hungry
2022-01-05 15:09
Rip g2
2022-01-05 15:09
Well, Nexa is reuniting with niko again
2022-01-05 15:09
Rip g2 in advance
2022-01-05 15:10
#168
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Poland rotu_
good for both tbh
2022-01-05 15:10
1 reply
#447
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Finland LIPISMIES
+1
2022-01-05 18:17
#171
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Germany who|cars
disbend in 3 month
2022-01-05 15:12
Well the good news is this means OG is staying in CS, didn't look good with no ESL franchise, underperfoming team, and a few players on the verge of being sold. But if they were disbanding they wouldn't swap for nexa, they'd just sell.
2022-01-05 15:12
NIKO AT IT AGAIN XDDDDD
2022-01-05 15:13
AAAAA
2022-01-05 15:13
Nexa would helped a lot m0nesy, hope Aleksi will fit well in their roster
2022-01-05 15:14
POG
2022-01-05 15:15
#182
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Croatia Esketite
WTF
2022-01-05 15:16
aleksib underrated as fuck lets gooo
2022-01-05 15:16
5 replies
I think you meant "overrated", my Finnish friend
2022-01-05 15:18
4 replies
idk how hes overrated if ppl say nexa better? Nexa 0.81 impact rating 0 tournaments won while niko had better last 6 months than s1mples peak?
2022-01-05 15:20
3 replies
Not saying Nexa is better but Aleksi is truly overrated and people will witness that
2022-01-05 15:21
1 reply
Its do or die situation with aleksib now.. maybe judge him after.
2022-01-05 15:30
#237
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United Kingdom VenoK
couldnt even beat faze with kjaerbot
2022-01-05 15:35
#185
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Finland hurrikhan
Incredible!
2022-01-05 15:18
sexa huge derank xdd
2022-01-05 15:19
#189
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Belgium jorneiro
0 achievements = promotion make it make sense
2022-01-05 15:19
1 reply
#205
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North America drac0z
name one trophy that nexa has gotten with g2
2022-01-05 15:23
intresting
2022-01-05 15:19
#192
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Denmark kns377
Such a bad move for G2
2022-01-05 15:19
Nexa > Aleksib
2022-01-05 15:20
#196
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India aR__
very smart
2022-01-05 15:21
LETS GO ALEKSI SEXIEST MAN ALIVE
2022-01-05 15:21
nexa > Alekisb
2022-01-05 15:21
#200
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Finland Emvi
Hopefully this works for both teams
2022-01-05 15:21
#201
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United States D1ngusboi
iBait was right guys
2022-01-05 15:22
1 reply
#260
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Finland 5way
never underestimate him
2022-01-05 15:44
And now starts the great migration from OG to G2 flairs for half of Finnish users :D
2022-01-05 15:23
Don't understand why didn't G2 keep amanek over jackz then...
2022-01-05 15:23
how long before Niko benches him?
2022-01-05 15:23
#207
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Finland raszilde
Lets go
2022-01-05 15:23
#209
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Poland lustro
aleksib is a shit... bad move
2022-01-05 15:25
#210
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Germany ec0EU
as a g2 fan im not happy
2022-01-05 15:25
1 reply
#289
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Spain EsKiMo04
As a G2 fan I’m so happy
2022-01-05 15:51
Time for aleksi to shine!
2022-01-05 15:25
well this team is just ruined
2022-01-05 15:28
#216
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Sweden Akoulad
overratedB
2022-01-05 15:28
Cool, nexa created the team foundation, then gets the boot.
2022-01-05 15:29
Let's goooooo
2022-01-05 15:29
POG for OG, I really hope aleksi won't ruin m0nesy
2022-01-05 15:30
will never understand this move literally equal ingame leaders, nexa way more experience and have played with hunter for 3 years. if it hadn't been for the monesy transfer it would've made G2 worse lmao
2022-01-05 15:29
1 reply
#552
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Russia DomRemi
nexa have been losing grip, many of his calls were abysmal. something needed to change. either this or Niko IGL XD
2022-01-06 04:18
EZ4 G2 even though NAVI is still gna dominate
2022-01-05 15:30
1 reply
#553
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Russia DomRemi
Navi can become complacent and remove themselves from dominance.
2022-01-06 04:19
Play Machine: The ex-Yugoslavia squad is getting smaller... Yet the Bo-Hei Brother still together. Brother CS FTW! But the Trade is in question. Now it's time to tell if the IGL nexa or Alekisb is better. Or it's just the Good players.(NI YOUNG MASTER)
2022-01-05 15:31
I haven't been paying much attention to Aleksib, but after the last month of seeing constant threads about how good he is, if this team doesn't strongly contest Navi imma be upset.
2022-01-05 15:33
This is an absolutely incredible move for G2. There better have been money that also swapped hands otherwise OG 100% got robbed.
2022-01-05 15:33
16 replies
why do you think so? nexa had more success as IGL and i think he's stronger individually as well - i think this move is questionable
2022-01-05 15:34
13 replies
Easy to appear as a better IGL with better players around you... OG never had the "wow that's a great line-up" reaction from anyone... G2 has...
2022-01-05 16:59
11 replies
Which players? Niko was only performer at last 3 months. Karrigan have far worse lineup (before ropz) tben og and achieved more.
2022-01-05 17:13
5 replies
Perform or not, Niko is better than ANYONE in OG... Hell, Hunter is better than ANYONE in OG...
2022-01-05 17:44
4 replies
Zywoo is better than anyone in G2, and? What kind of argument that is? Aleksib's OG is 17th. If you want to say that current OG isn't good enough for better ranking and qualifying for major you're just biased and unreal. Nexa has far better results overall and it's a fact. Even tho he didn't wanted to igl at all
2022-01-05 18:03
3 replies
WTF Does Zywoo have anything to do with G2 and OG? You lost me when you started there. We were talking about the 2 mentioned players and their respective teams. Get with the program kiddo.
2022-01-05 18:35
2 replies
#532
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Serbia hitomi79
Zywoo was passed to Vita by the G2. The org has a history of dumb moves.
2022-01-06 00:33
1 reply
But bringing up a player that we aren't talking about is just stupid. Besides, the New Corvette is WAY faster... See, not related to the conversation at hand... Also seems silly to mention...
2022-01-06 00:50
people put in a lot of hope for OG when they got flamez but they did literally nothing
2022-01-05 17:21
#445
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United States Shmikeb0b
That last bit was the dumbest thing I've read all year so far; flamez, valde and mantuu are always hot topics in matches.. Danish Niko too, when he's not emo from being jebaited by hunden.
2022-01-05 18:15
3 replies
Hot Topics in what circles? Those that fap to OG maybe...
2022-01-05 18:36
2 replies
#461
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United States Shmikeb0b
The guys who literally commentate on the matches? Lol??
2022-01-05 18:49
1 reply
They don't bring those guys up unless they are playing and that's their JOB.
2022-01-05 19:20
Why do YOU think so? Nexa has less trophies with a superteam vs AleksiB playing with bots?
2022-01-05 19:05
Nexa >>> AleksiBot Amanek >>>>>>> Jackz
2022-01-05 15:45
1 reply
Dogshit take
2022-01-06 04:16
so unexpected. seems like they were being fr.
2022-01-05 15:33
Is jackz gonna leave? who would replace him now?
2022-01-05 15:35
1 reply
#446
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United States Shmikeb0b
I hope frozen
2022-01-05 18:16
Hello 2 dead tier 1 teams even before the start of matches
2022-01-05 15:36
valde rumored to go to EG so there might still be another changeup in OGs roster, maybe jks? OG kinda looking like leftovers though, expecting a huge overhaul in 2022 if this roster doesnt work out
2022-01-05 15:36
1 reply
Finally, valde remain in the team, but I agree Jks will be good in this team. -niko +JKS, easy fix. Valde is a good player, but not a good lurker.
2022-01-06 03:56
#243
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Europe S0me_dude
why jackz is still in roster ? Amanek is better wtf Btw will be funny if Aleksi won't succeed with Niko, hunter and m0nesy, I mean his fans were busting last 2 years about his "bad" players in OG.
2022-01-05 15:39
4 replies
#247
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Europe Zwenix
Both are great. Jackz has the hardest roles and someone who plays them is needed
2022-01-05 15:40
3 replies
#448
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United States Shmikeb0b
Frozen, Niko, REZ, yekindar are a very few of the many better entry fraggers
2022-01-05 18:19
2 replies
Rez entry ? Hampus entries in nip
2022-01-06 04:17
1 reply
#566
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United States Shmikeb0b
hampus baits REZ (not in a bad way, hes actually pretty impactful when he needs to be...) if were talking raw entry its either REZ or was LNZ/should be es3tag but es3tag doesnt do that shit rofl
2022-01-06 08:02
#244
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Czech Republic LoGaS01
This OG team will not work they should change their roster more or this will be the end for them
2022-01-05 15:38
#245
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Europe Zwenix
That sucks
2022-01-05 15:38
1 reply
+1 Nexa >>> AleksiBot Amanek >>>>>>> Jackz
2022-01-05 15:45
#246
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Lithuania Jaguar4s
Aleksi goat Jackz fills very important roles very well, g2 gonna be great
2022-01-05 15:40
1 reply
Nexa >>> AleksiBot Amanek >>>>>>> Jackz
2022-01-05 15:44
The french team has only 1 french now Lets goo jackz
2022-01-05 15:41
6 replies
Nexa >>> AleksiBot Amanek >>>>>>> Jackz
2022-01-05 15:44
“Berlin-based organization” 🤣
2022-01-05 18:59
4 replies
they have been a french team for long i didnt say FRENCH "ORG"
2022-01-06 07:53
3 replies
I just found it funny that’s how HLTV is calling them. Why isn’t Vitality Delhi-based and FaZe Los Angeles-based?
2022-01-06 13:26
2 replies
Well
2022-01-06 14:33
1 reply
But hey, that your guy flew daily to see his baby while playing with clowns 👍
2022-01-06 16:28
Finland man overrated
2022-01-05 15:42
4 replies
people literally say nexa is better than aleksi, how does that translate to "overrated" :DD
2022-01-05 15:44
3 replies
I agree nexa is better I just don’t understand all the hype around Aleski. I don’t see what differences he will bring.
2022-01-05 16:09
2 replies
what hype? everyone here is hating him, not hyping him
2022-01-05 16:16
1 reply
It’s like 50/50 my guy. The move just doesn’t make sense imo. Just like the shox to liquid move.
2022-01-05 19:39
G2 #1 inc
2022-01-05 15:43
5 replies
Nexa >>> AleksiBot Amanek >>>>>>> Jackz
2022-01-05 15:44
4 replies
m1NESY = s0mple in a few months Aleksib >>>>> B0.9mbla XTQZZZ >>>>>>>>>>>> all /closed
2022-01-05 15:47
3 replies
Cry is free my son S1mple >>> m0nesy B1T >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> jackz Electronic >>>>>> hunter blad3 >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> anyone
2022-01-05 15:47
2 replies
lul didn't even mention niko, but you can keep coping)))
2022-01-05 15:50
1 reply
R e n t f r e e
2022-01-05 15:51
Nexa >>> AleksiBot Amanek >>>>>>> Jackz what a mistake from G2
2022-01-05 15:44
1 reply
#453
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Finland LIPISMIES
I think you meant: Nexa –––>>> AleksiBot Amanek –––>>>>>>> Jackz what a take from G2
2022-01-05 18:28
that's interesting
2022-01-05 15:44
Aleksib isn't nearly the upgrade G2 thinks he is.. this will backfire within 3 months just wait and watch for the Aleksib kick
2022-01-05 15:44
#264
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Brazil Elakk
"friendship" said The Kovacs
2022-01-05 15:45
2 replies
Two faced shits imho
2022-01-05 17:14
#530
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Serbia hitomi79
famous balkan trio-niko, hunter and jackz!
2022-01-06 00:28
#265
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Denmark slacking
RIP G2 lmao best deal ever for OG
2022-01-05 15:45
1 reply
+1
2022-01-05 17:14
#266
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Finland 5way
THANK YOU CARLOS <3<3<3<3
2022-01-05 15:46
Autism
2022-01-05 15:46
G2 stays undefeated at business Good shit
2022-01-05 15:46
yoooooooooooo wtf
2022-01-05 15:46
#271
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Brazil Jordan21
What a dumb move CMOONNNNNNNN
2022-01-05 15:46
-mantuu-niko +smooya +Zehn/Styko This team could work
2022-01-05 15:47
2 replies
Tbh Mantuu has be a little Broky, just give him more space and he will shine
2022-01-05 15:48
1 reply
he will NEVER shine, overrated asf.
2022-01-06 11:27
#273
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Brazil hugoooo
Very nice for everyone involved. It will give a big motivation to both IGL's and will give fresh style to both teams, I believe they will evolve after this move.
2022-01-05 15:47
#276
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Slovakia Mr_Jumbo
Imagine dismantling your roaster after you finished 2nd at the major, only Niko things
2022-01-05 15:48
1 reply
*ahem*faze*ahem*
2022-01-05 19:49
Imagine changing a decent IGL (nexa) and fragger who speaks the same language (correct me if I am wrong) as Niko and Hunter, shares the same balkan mentality for AleksiB, the guy who was good when ENCE had the momentum in 2019. Not to mention letting your coach go after you had finished 2nd at the major. It's so stupid that I think I must live in a simulation.
2022-01-05 15:49
What a dumb move by G2, now they lose too much team synergy.
2022-01-05 15:49
amanek rip
2022-01-05 15:49
ALEKSIGODDDDDDDDDDD LETS GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
2022-01-05 15:49
#282
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Spain EsKiMo04
iBait...? Where are you??
2022-01-05 15:50
Let's GO HOPIUM
2022-01-05 15:50
#284
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Serbia Dusan837
carlos u are L for this and i hope this team disband
2022-01-05 15:50
3 replies
flag checks out
2022-01-06 05:39
2 replies
#584
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Serbia Dusan837
L + russian
2022-01-06 14:34
1 reply
serbia talking HAHAHAH
2022-01-06 15:00
Interesting swap atleast. Do or die for aleksib..
2022-01-05 15:51
#290
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Hungary ShadYyBoy
Why Just Why
2022-01-05 15:52
Ehh I like it, I think both guys are on similar levels but this swap will re-vamp both teams. If I’m OG I would have used the leverage of G2 wanting AleksiB to get Amanek too. Assuming Valde leaves for EG he would be one of the best replacements available. He has experience playing under Nexa and he wouldn’t be forced to AWP (but would be a solid secondary).
2022-01-05 15:52
3 replies
#319
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Finland H0rnPub
Imo amanek for niko and jks for valde
2022-01-05 16:15
2 replies
Looks like Valde might stay, but I agree with you. I would still kick niko for Amanek regardless of if Valde stays too. Honestly niko has just not looked that good at all, he has some flashes but isn't consistent. JKS would be great too, I really don't get how he's still a free agent... when he isn't forced to be bait for Blame and Cold and can be his teams only lurker he's super good.
2022-01-05 19:06
1 reply
#477
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Finland H0rnPub
Agreed, then they have said it themselves that 2 roster moves are better than just one, is why i support changing niko now
2022-01-05 19:14
#292
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Sweden frozze90
RiP nexa
2022-01-05 15:53
weird move, i hope it works out for both sides but i doubt it tbh
2022-01-05 15:53
1 reply
#593
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Serbia Dusan837
jeste bas ce da nexa dobro igra u onaj troll tim sa onim debelim nikom ko balon i onim baiterima
2022-01-06 19:28
#295
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Finland RPGWiZaRD
This will be do or die for Aleksib, either he will become a top-tier IGL or he will drop off the charts if he won't make G2 perform any better than before with now also m0nesy on the team and XQTZZ as coach. Pretty huge pressure is put on him. Hope he can handle it. I'd rather see they stick with Amanek as support though, with Aleksib in the team I think the roles would play much better like that than with Jackz, Aleksib needs a proper support player. xseven showed this when he was in ENCE.
2022-01-05 15:59
fak(
2022-01-05 15:58
#298
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Korea ang9r5193
i feel bad for nexa
2022-01-05 15:58
1 reply
#594
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Serbia Dusan837
fr he is joining now troll team
2022-01-06 19:29
imagine if OG will be better than G2 LUL
2022-01-05 15:59
im expecting m0nesy to underperform the first months, the problem is the Niko-aleksib relationship, i dont know how they are going to work and get along, if all goes well it can be interesting, and then m0nesy hopefully will adapt and grow with time. is nice to see the risky changes, respect for that to G2, is it going to work? we will discover it after 2-3 months
2022-01-05 16:02
#301
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Europe Asviix
G2 NEXT MAJOR EASYYYY
2022-01-05 16:02
#303
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Europe Velurom
Aleksib's last chance to prove that he can lead a trophy contending team.
2022-01-05 16:05
Aleksi so likeable but i dont see him doing anything spectacular in G2
2022-01-05 16:06
Was not expecting a swap, but it would be great for nexa
2022-01-05 16:09
#312
sh1ro | 
Philippines euzu
I've been a fan of Aleksib since the ence boot and was actually hyped for his OG debut, but for the years it felt really underwhelming since I expected OG to literally be like ence but better since he hand-picked the team from what I remember. This is honestly imo his last chance to prove what I hoped that he's actually a top tier IGL or will shit the bed despite a T1 roster.
2022-01-05 16:10
wow prof imagine writing all this about aleksiB and not mentioning his hair even once, I expected better from HLTV.
2022-01-05 16:13
#320
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Australia rationale
A downgrade for both teams.
2022-01-05 16:15
can't wait to see them play
2022-01-05 16:18
#327
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Finland JammuCSGO
Les gooou
2022-01-05 16:20
#328
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World Evil32167
bad move for g2. Nexa >>> aleksib
2022-01-05 16:23
aleksibot
2022-01-05 16:24
#330
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Europe spina
nexa is way better then botleksi, huge mistake
2022-01-05 16:28
2 replies
G2 reached their peak, was hard to see any further improvement so they are trying something different. You never know if there will be any improvement till you try it. Took NAVI some time and changes too...
2022-01-05 16:41
1 reply
#366
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Europe spina
Yes but they did not try him with a decent awper that's what I talking about. Sad
2022-01-05 16:51
nice change?
2022-01-05 16:30
braindead mofos
2022-01-05 16:31
dumbest move of 2022 already?
2022-01-05 16:33
1 reply
nope. lulquid taking shox and COL buying the rest of the Extra Salt instead of Copiumhagen Flames are the dumbest moves so far.
2022-01-06 05:42
After Aleksib has tried his luck in G2 he goes back to ENCE and ENCE goes back to full finnish roster. Mark my words! :DDD
2022-01-05 16:34
Contract lenght?
2022-01-05 16:36
rip gamers 2
2022-01-05 16:37
I guess Jackz really is Hunter's girlfriend I'd have liked to see -Jackz +Aleksi, Nexa to support, but I guess that's not what the orgs/players wanted
2022-01-05 16:37
1 reply
#429
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Poland B0rdo
+1
2022-01-05 17:50
Aleksib is dogsht, RIP G2
2022-01-05 16:37
#343
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Iraq remind00
-200 IQ
2022-01-05 16:37
#344
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United States lfgIU
RIP G2
2022-01-05 16:38
#348
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Russia KPbIM
Is aleksi really a good igl? I mean when I watched OG matches I didn't see any resistance from them. They were just constantly outplayed and that's it. For me, as an unbiased person, aleksi is a pretty average igl who is no better than Alex (british), Jame, hampus or Boombl4. This signing looks more like a commercial than a results-oriented one imo.
2022-01-05 16:42
7 replies
He best results was 3 years ago fluke running Katowice major lmao since then he only was in one pointless final .
2022-01-05 16:44
2 replies
Didn't even qualify for the major and got knocked out of Cologne by renegades idk what G2 seen but I'm sure it's not his igl ING capabilities lol
2022-01-05 16:46
#358
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Russia KPbIM
yeah and it was basically a different game with a different meta
2022-01-05 16:48
Imo aleksib is decent igl, but not great. First of all in ENCE they spoke finnish, secondly Twista and allu helped him to form the strats. And thirdly calling is way harder if you are calling in english. Also igl might lose a word he starts to stutter and it might confuse others with their communication.
2022-01-05 16:48
2 replies
#385
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Russia KPbIM
okey but they will communicate in English in G2 too
2022-01-05 17:11
1 reply
yup, what's why aleksib should igl in finnish org with finnish teammates.
2022-01-05 17:13
#595
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Serbia Dusan837
yea nexa bring them to #2 place with niko and without awp player and he not got to play in troller team
2022-01-06 19:31
G2 shooting their selves in the head lmao
2022-01-05 16:43
sheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeesh
2022-01-05 16:44
#353
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Iraq remind00
Niko teams always have problems with their IGL's somehow mouz blame IGL removed Gobb Niko becomes IGL Team dead Niko leaves Team is good again FaZe blame IGL removed Karrigan (ultra washed up anyway) Niko becomes IGL Team dead Niko leaves Team is good again G2 blame IGL removed nexa soon to remove aleksib Niko becomes IGL
2022-01-05 16:44
#354
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Slovakia Adwarin
RIP sexa, OG is big downgrade for him imo
2022-01-05 16:45
2 replies
8/8 OG is always a dead team
2022-01-05 16:49
#419
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Denmark twinseN
Nope i think he fist perfect in OG
2022-01-05 17:35
#360
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Argentina Soullesss
Good bye g2!!!!! Bad movement, an igl who didn’t win too much tournaments and awper without experience in tournaments tier 1. Good luck!!!
2022-01-05 16:48
4 replies
Aleksi took ENCE to major final, won tournys with them and broke Astralis impressive Nuke streak. G2 only has one major final. So, whats your point?
2022-01-05 16:54
1 reply
#543
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Argentina Soullesss
where is my point? how about this one, G2 4th place in the global ranking, OG 17th place............ Nexa did not win anything either, but he has more achievements complete that Aleksib.
2022-01-06 02:42
How many tournaments won nexa?? Oh well what ever nevermind 0
2022-01-05 16:59
1 reply
#544
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Argentina Soullesss
the numbers speak by themself my friend. hltv.org/ranking/teams/2022/january/3
2022-01-06 02:47
#364
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Sweden sn1pie
Aleksib > sexa
2022-01-05 16:50
amanek is not listed in G2's roster is this the end of amanek in G2? :(
2022-01-05 16:51
1 reply
ofcourse end for him
2022-01-05 16:58
LMAO, aleksib isnt going to IGL, NiKo is IGLing. Everyone knows that, even aleksib KEKWKEKWKEKW..... So what is his role, entry?
2022-01-05 16:54
trash2 still playing with jackz XDDDDDDDD
2022-01-05 16:57
Does this swap useless? Yes, it is, I mean G2 could achieve whatever they want with nexa igling. However, Aleksib is a tactical genius. He is most known of his signature tactic "going B, but then going A". He also has second little known tactic of " going A, but going A. What a absolute legend. Top 3 IGL 4 sure. I believe G2 still can success with aleksib.
2022-01-05 16:59
1 reply
yeah, but not as legendary as nexa's wide stratbook their famous play 'rush B and let niko kill bc otherwise we lose the round' or 'rush A and let niko kill bc otherwise we lose the round' or the legendary, most acclaimed strat: 'let's get 1 kill and wait until there is 20 sec left for the round to end and enter the bombsite that is being stacked by the majority of the enemy team'
2022-01-05 19:17
#375
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Germany KimpaVita
This is VERY big
2022-01-05 16:59
Both teams are unhappy with their igls so lets swap them, i mean what can go wrong?
2022-01-05 17:01
Yes, next major is ours <3
2022-01-05 17:03
Mistake, nothing else to say
2022-01-05 17:06
I'm not sure that's an upgrade but whatever
2022-01-05 17:09
lolmao this swap is the dumbest thing for g2
2022-01-05 17:11
hahaha lmao goodluck goodluck
2022-01-05 17:12
Hmm, not sure
2022-01-05 17:12
#389
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Russia mshkoda
Nexa is a solid fragging igl, speaking one language with Kovač brothers, playing for years with Hunter. Keeping in mind Monesy signing i feel how risky G2 management is. Will be fun if Nexa will rekt them with OG squad
2022-01-05 17:14
1 reply
#524
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Serbia hitomi79
it would be justice.
2022-01-06 00:16
ok that's huge
2022-01-05 17:15
back to astralis flair i guess
2022-01-05 17:18
Now OG can go +amanek since valde is gonna leave and they can have a solid lineup too
2022-01-05 17:20
#403
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Poland W1W4T
I don't get it man. Nexa is much better than this bot
2022-01-05 17:20
1 reply
#418
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Denmark twinseN
yes i would say that aswell
2022-01-05 17:34
-jackz +yekindar ez consistent top 2 or 3 team
2022-01-05 17:22
both of them swaped team for another Niko player
2022-01-05 17:22
1 reply
yes, but 1 niko beast and 1 niko bot.. that's difference :D
2022-01-05 17:23
Trade of bots. Let's see how this goes.
2022-01-05 17:23
#410
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United Kingdom _xC4ctus
G2 fucked
2022-01-05 17:23
#412
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Finland H0rnPub
Good, now the next season is interesting
2022-01-05 17:27
i hope this roster isn't gonna be FaZe 2.0
2022-01-05 17:28
#414
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Czech Republic WysTaaN
At least nexa will still play with Niko
2022-01-05 17:32
#415
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Algeria krt54
what a stupid move
2022-01-05 17:33
#416
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Denmark twinseN
Nexa to OG is nice
2022-01-05 17:33
#417
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Lebanon Dogman69
nexa for aleksib is like swapping olafmesiter for chrisJ xD
2022-01-05 17:34
#421
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Denmark twinseN
Its huge for OG
2022-01-05 17:37
2 replies
#422
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Lebanon Dogman69
its not nexa is one of those igl who are igl because no one else wanted to be an igl, dont seem to have great mind for the game or leadership
2022-01-05 17:38
1 reply
#433
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Denmark twinseN
Haha this must be a joke u will see :)
2022-01-05 17:56
kind bad swap for G2
2022-01-05 17:42
nexa paycheck stealer
2022-01-05 17:56
i like this move for g2
2022-01-05 17:59
Dumber roster move than -aleksib from ence
2022-01-05 18:00
#443
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Canada sentrox
I see a lot of people seem to think it's a bad move for G2. I myself think they benefitted from this. Obviously I could be wrong, will be good to watch them play.
2022-01-05 18:07
I don't think this is a solution for both teams but let's see how it goes.
2022-01-05 18:08
OG with nexa unironically will be better team than G2 with aleksi. first bold prediction for 2022.
2022-01-05 18:23
1 reply
#459
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Denmark twinseN
I have a feeling here u are right ill take that predict
2022-01-05 18:45
Alot of interesting team changes in 2022 … Gonna be interesting to see who can challenge Navi
2022-01-05 18:26
1 reply
No one
2022-01-05 19:05
2022-01-05 18:30
gz move og at least can continue to play and g2 huge upgrade
2022-01-05 18:30
2 replies
#483
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Poland Fealis_
How is it huge upgrade?
2022-01-05 19:24
Huge Upgrade? LOL
2022-01-05 19:36
#458
roeJ | 
Finland dvlx
sexyb bacc
2022-01-05 18:42
Who will be support in G2?
2022-01-05 18:47
1 reply
Hunter/AleksiB for sure. Niko will get to do whatever he wants and won't be tied down to any specific roles, but will likely lurk a lot. m0nesy AWP and Jackz entry.
2022-01-05 19:07
#462
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Argentina V4len
- pussib + NBKASD
2022-01-05 18:49
expected
2022-01-05 19:01
Trade bot for bot? xD
2022-01-05 19:01
#475
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Poland B0L3C69
I really like Aleksib as a player, so it is his big chance to blow after struggling in OG. <3
2022-01-05 19:10
#476
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Lithuania karkeris
Why people hype Aleksib so much?
2022-01-05 19:12
6 replies
#482
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Poland Fealis_
Many finns out here + they dont have any other player in t1 so ofc they root for him
2022-01-05 19:24
5 replies
honestly this is a great move for aleksib no matter what you naysayers believe. og was a great career move then, but honestly looking back there wasn't a single star player in og since the beginning. everybody else other than aleksib was basically a reject of some other team. maybe g2 with aleksi will be even better. i've played csgo long enough that i've seen teams come at us with many strats, they make perfect smokes and they fake stuff, guess what we do? we just shoot harder and we win the match. its like having a cheap car try to win a race against a sports car. its not gonna happen no matter how good the driver is.* niko & hunter are basically sports car in this analogy.
2022-01-05 19:45
4 replies
#493
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Poland Fealis_
I care about G2 not about aleksi (because I'm G2 fan and not Aleksi's fan). I mean I have nothing against aleksib, he is not a bad player but I think nexa still could go back to his previous form with 1.10+ rating. "i've played csgo long enough that i've seen teams come at us with many strats, they make perfect smokes and they fake stuff, guess what we do? we just shoot harder and we win the match." did you seriously compared pro CS to your random faceit/MM pugs? :D You think that s1mple, b1t and elec can't out aim NiKo and Hunter? Because they already did. If CS:GO is only about aim why Xantares is not top 1 in 2021 list? He rekt s1mple in 1v1
2022-01-05 19:47
3 replies
strats are a force multiplier, that's why we put weight on proper igling. when i see navi play, i just see insane aimers. they are not a strat heavy team. but my point in #490 stands strong, even the best strategy can be ruined by a single headshot
2022-01-05 20:10
2 replies
#509
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Poland Fealis_
not a strat heavy team xD Blade has some of the best strats in current CS:GO scene
2022-01-05 22:15
1 reply
please, blade has sat on navi for like 4 years and now that he has gotten some amazing talent together they are winning. i saw some of what navi cooked up in the kitchen. wait until 0:35 left in the clock, because your star players aren't just finding the kills. that's a picturesque "navi" strat. they are not strat heavy at all. having four players on your teams who win more than half their duels is not being strat heavy, that's just individual skill. i could use a certain qualifier as a silly comparison: og beat navi twice in the same blast qualifier. even then navi was just the better team on paper, much better individuals and i believe the only different player on navi roster was b1t at the time.
2022-01-06 02:16
#480
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Germany dolbawp
this is just stupid
2022-01-05 19:20
#481
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Poland Fealis_
OG coming back to top 10 G2 out of top 10 Sad to see for a G2 fan
2022-01-05 19:23
3 replies
+1 I will be rooting for OG aswell now, especially if -niko +literally anyone else
2022-01-05 19:53
2 replies
#498
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Poland Fealis_
-niko +amanek? amanek looked good recently
2022-01-05 19:59
1 reply
In series of interviews on Serbian eSports TV nexa told that he would prefer to avoid igling and play support. Maybe they could bring some igl and let nexa frag like he can. If Nexa calls again amanek would be good as support and 2nd awper on CT, he did solid job there. Btw, in that same series Niko and Hunter, two faced cousins, stated that bind between Serbo-Bosnian trio is so strong that they never going to separate. Now we can see how truthful was that
2022-01-05 20:04
EzAtT2 for G2 first adding a youngster with literally no team experience and now you add an igl who hasn't been on the spotlight for 2 years now. Also keeping bot jackz instead of amanEk ez last place on the next major for g2
2022-01-05 19:27
#488
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Argentina nymeros
this is very similar role and player-wise to the new FaZe, tho I prefer the latter on paper.
2022-01-05 19:41
#489
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Finland kappaboi
These are professional players who play against each other all the time. Maybe they know who is good igl or who is good addition for the team better than hltv users . Gl both teams i hope this work both ways
2022-01-05 19:43
1 reply
#519
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Finland Nollegee
+1
2022-01-05 23:46
YEEES!
2022-01-05 19:46
so sad for nexa
2022-01-05 19:57
I think this team will own a title of : Best move of 2022 ( Adding monesy) Worst move of 2022 (adding alexsib)
2022-01-05 20:15
1 reply
#504
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North Macedonia MungosE
+1 Losing Nexa is a downfall for G2
2022-01-05 20:48
#505
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United States Teztyment
I honestly think both teams are getting what they want out of the players for what roles they need. I think both teams will be better after this.
2022-01-05 21:31
Aleksi marry me
2022-01-05 21:55
expected from arrogant ChoKo
2022-01-05 22:15
Hunter gone instead of Jackzzz??? Wtf I don’t care about roles when one guy is infinitely better than the other
2022-01-05 23:04
#513
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Serbia hitomi79
I am so rooting for OG right now, but who will IGL? nexa got booted by ungrateful org because he expressed wish not to IGL any more.
2022-01-05 23:25
3 replies
#514
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Finland H0rnPub
That's a lie, G2 started looking for igl, coach and awp options for 2022, when nexa heard it, he wanted to leave G2. This info is from another hltv forum post, which found it from his gf twitch clip, dont think mine is 100% acc but there's truth in it
2022-01-05 23:30
2 replies
#516
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Serbia hitomi79
Fair enough, but who will IGL?
2022-01-05 23:34
1 reply
#517
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Finland H0rnPub
I believe Nexa is still igl and rumors ab him changing role was bs
2022-01-05 23:39
#515
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Austria Grundz
Oof... Think OG wins this one, especially if they kick botniko instead of trading valde and bring in amanek. Would be funny if they brought in JKS for a renegades reunion with nexa though if valde leaves as well. Nexa JKS Amanek Mantuu FlameZ
2022-01-05 23:30
#518
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Finland Nollegee
So hyped about this and I can’t wait to see what these teams brings to 2022.
2022-01-05 23:44
big mistake. nexa is 100 times better than aleksib
2022-01-05 23:49
#522
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Serbia hitomi79
poor nexa, he's playing with niko again : )
2022-01-06 00:11
#523
Jerppa | 
Finland Ep^
Mitä helvettiä
2022-01-06 00:14
1 reply
#538
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Finland Suomi!
odotettavissa
2022-01-06 01:44
Watch now OG will just end up being the better team some how lol
2022-01-06 00:17
3 replies
With those players? How
2022-01-06 11:51
2 replies
I mean I don’t actually expect this to happen. But if it did it would be comical.
2022-01-09 06:03
1 reply
ye it would but its almost the same as nbk suddenly become good again. that would be comical too. og had dead weight since the formation: nbk even openly admitted he doesn't practice aim.
2022-01-13 18:35
#526
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Australia z3ro_
I'll miss you nexa :(
2022-01-06 00:21
Why you kicked nexa he was good IGL and he play with huntter and Niko long time, they are balkan trio.I dont see how Aleksib is better option then nexa.You can see Aleksib is not good option because OG isnt in top 10 in world.G2 is top 5 with nexa.I think its good to have new awp player like monesy but i really dont like nexa and Aleksib swap
2022-01-06 00:21
#529
JW | 
Russia Slavaa
WTF did G2 kick Amanek? it's a huge mistake
2022-01-06 00:23
Aleksib is overrated.....keep nexa plzz. Just to see how gose and if dont work than swap him
2022-01-06 00:37
Don’t feel like this move is needed. If Niko and karrigan didn’t work, don’t think niko and Alexi will neither
2022-01-06 00:58
No please NO the most overrated IGL in cs history, big mistake from G2
2022-01-06 01:45
G2 looks strong 🙂
2022-01-06 02:11
Holy shit. What a news pog
2022-01-06 03:26
this move will either be the one that pushes G2 over the top, and solidifies Aleksib as a top igl in the game, or will cause the team to implode, and ruin Aleksi's reputation.
2022-01-06 06:05
1 reply
Well aleksib won't be able to hide behind his little finger now. He has arguably the most talented squad skillwise ( or at very least a top3 team) and a top 3 coach to help him. So no excuses now, it's do or die for him.
2022-01-06 18:00
My heart <3
2022-01-06 06:38
#562
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Finland Tusku
i really couldnt believe it was actually happening until now. man i want this to work out
2022-01-06 06:44
Would be funny if G2 does worse.
2022-01-06 07:17
#565
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Canada reeeZ75
I like this trade
2022-01-06 07:54
benefit for both sides, Aleksib gets to work with an up and coming talent as well as established players. Nexa gets to work with new faces and prove to everyone that he didn't need Niko, hunter or Kennys to bring G2 to grand finals
2022-01-06 08:30
#568
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South Africa tr1pw1re
big pog
2022-01-06 08:40
#569
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Czech Republic xANUx
wait, which team is actually upgrading?
2022-01-06 09:55
People rate nexa?? LMAO
2022-01-06 09:59
This is bad move imo, im not saying this because I'm from Serbia but nexa is much better player and igl, + niko and hunter have better chemistry with nexa probably then some other igl and people forget that nexa in a lot of matches have more frags then every other player sometimes even more than niko (rare more than niko but..)
2022-01-06 10:14
1 reply
Not a better IGL and used to be a great fragger. He has been subpar for more than a year now.
2022-01-06 17:54
#573
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Finland Paleale
omG Aleksib <3
2022-01-06 11:39
Very interesting!
2022-01-06 11:48
I just might become a G2 fan now
2022-01-06 12:41
#587
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Netherlands jen5on
This move doesnt make any sense whatsoever, expecially from G2's perspective.
2022-01-06 16:01
i just spoke to ottond he is making team with xseven juissi aleksib and spawn so this is fake news
2022-01-06 20:00
nice
2022-01-06 21:52
LUL
2022-01-07 03:41
Finally Aleksi is gonna be able to show his true potential, lets be honest OG had been carried by inconsistent FlameZ and Valde recently, mantuu started declining and niko is just.... niko
2022-01-07 05:56
why is jackz still there and not amanek?
2022-01-07 05:59
#607
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China catalpa
a great swap for g2
2022-01-07 10:50
Looks weird but more interesting to see how they will play in the same time
2022-01-07 11:48
#610
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Finland finboe
Nice move
2022-01-07 13:52
#614
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Turkey sedo7
Sexiest, smartest move of the year, EZ yoink from g2
2022-01-07 18:27
why? ;(
2022-01-07 19:11
ALEKSIGOD
2022-01-08 20:03
bruh Nexa stats way better than Aleksib, igling not sure.
2022-01-09 12:47
2 replies
2022-01-10 13:59
you cannot compare stats so easily because rating does not tells the whole story, nor do other things. Because to have higher stats your team has to win more. G2 won more and it's that simple. Navi won even more, main reason why boombl4 has such high stats. I mean, barely average but that's him, we can all agree that he is not a good player and these stats are "inflated" because of so much winning. Player stats for CSGO should be taken with a grain of salt, a big one. Simple example, multikills are a solid part of the rating. And statistically multikills are rare, most players don't get many, some get a few in a BO3. But because of such rarity, if your team wins more and you get to play more matches - you have a higher chance of scoring that multikill. I know it's not ONLY down to odds but you get the picture.
2022-01-11 16:26
LETS GO!
2022-01-10 10:56
One one hand aleksi is a good igl and the move makes sense on paper but on the other you can't help but feel like changing your IGL when you are so close to winning something and when your biggest issue was a lack of an awper something you just fixed just seems like it might cause issues
2022-01-15 06:35
#638
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Romania noxoNN
Aleksib is smart af, let's go sexyB,show them who you are.
2022-01-23 17:14
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