The League of Legends off-season has brought a number of roster changes as teams are preparing for the upcoming season. 

Here are the roster changes for each of the 45 teams across the four major competitive ​League of Legends regions. 


Echo Fox

- Released coach Thomas "Thinkcard" Slotkin and Tanner “Damonte” Damonte, 

- Signed head coach Kim “Ssong” Sang-soo


- Released ​William “Meteos” Hartman and Lee "Flame" Jong-ho

- Signed ​Eugene "Pobelter" Park

- Signed ​Omran "V1per" Shoura

OpTic Gaming

- Released Noh “Arrow” Dong-hyeon

- Signed ​Lee "Crown" Min-ho

Golden Guardians

- Signed Nick “Inero” Smith as head coach

- Released Son "Mickey" Young-min

Team Liquid

- Released Eugene “Pobelter” Park and ​Kim "Olleh" Joo-sung

- Signed Jo "CoreJJ" Yong-in

- Head coach Ssong moves to Echo Fox


​Nicolaj “Jensen” Jensen moves to Team Liquid

Counter Logic Gaming

- Signed ​Weldon Green as head coach

- Released Tony "Zikz" Grey and Choi "Huhi" Jae-hyun

- Signed ​Tristan "PowerOfEvil" Schrage 

Team SoloMid

- Signed Tony “Zikz” Gray as head coach

- Released Michael "MikeYeung" Yeung

- Signed ​Andy "Smoothie" Ta and ​Sergen "Broken Blade" Çelik

Clutch Gaming

- Fabian "Febiven" Diepstraten moves to Misfits Gaming

- Transferred ​Colin "Solo" Earnest, Apollo "Apollo" Price and Nickolas "Hakuho" Surgent to Echo Fox

- Signed ​Tanner "Damonte" Damonte

- Signed ​SeungHoon "Huni" Heo 

100 Thieves

- Re-signed Kim “Ssumday” Chan-ho for two year contract

- Signed ​Choi "Huhi" Jae-hyun, moved Yoo "Ryu" Sang-wook to coaching position

- Signed ​Bae "Bang Jun-sik as ADC for two year contract

- Released Cody "Cody Sun" Sun



- Signed Erlend “Nukeduck” Våtevik Holm, Barney “Alphari” Morris, and Patrik “Sheriff” Jírů

- Martin “Deficio” Lynge joins as general manager

Misfits Gaming

- Released Alphari

- Signed Fabian "Febiven" Diepstraten and ​Pual “sOAZ” Boyer

- Resigned ​Nubar "Maxlore" Sarafian for three year contract

- Signed ​Kang "GorillA" Beom-Hyeon

-Signed ​Jesse "Jesiz" Le as head coach 


- Released sOAZ and ​Rasmus "Caps" Winther

Team Vitality

- Resigned ​Lucas "Cabochard" Simon-Meslet and Jakub "Jactroll" Skurzyński

- Released Erberk "Gilius" Demir

Schalke 04

- Released Tamás "Vizicsacsi" Kiss, Maurice "Amazing" Stückenschneider, Nukeduck, Oscar "Vander" Bogdan, ​and coach André Guilhoto

- Signed Dylan Falco as head coach

- Signed ​Jonas "Memento" Elmarghichi

G2 Esports

- Signed ​Mihael "Mikyx" Mehle


- No roster changes announced


- Signed ​Simon "fredy122" Payne as head coach

- Signed ​Edward "Edward" Abgaryan as assistant coach

exceL Esports

- No roster changes announced 

SK Gaming

- No roster changes announced



- Released Kang "Ambition" Chan-yong, Lee "Crown" Min-hoKang “Haru” Min-seung, CoreJJ, and Moon “Mong” Chang-min
​Han "Peanut" Wang-ho

SK Telecom T1

- Released Bae "Bang" Jun-sik, Lee “Wolf” Jae-wan, Choi “Pirean” Jun-sik, Kang “Blank” Sun-gu, Park “Untara” Ui-jin, Park "Blossom" Beom-chan, and Park "Thal" Kwon-hyuk

- Signed ​Kim "Khan" DonghaKim "Crazy" Chae-hee, Kang "Haru" Minseung, Kim "Clid" Taemin, and Park "Teddy" Jinsung

- Signed Cho "Mata" Se-hyung and coach Kim "Fly" Sang-cheol

KT Rolster

- Released Lee "Rush" Yoon-jae, Heo "PawN" Won-seok, Kim "Deft" Hyuk-kyu, Cho "Mata" Se-hyeong and Son "Ucal" Woo-hyeon

- Signed ​Kwan "Bdd" Bo-seung and Noh "SnowFlower" Hoi-jong

Kingzone DragonX

- Released ​Kim "PraY" Jong-inHan "Peanut" Wang-ho, Kang "GorillA" Beom-hyeon, Kim "Khan" Dong-ha, Gwak "bdd" Bo-seong

- Signed ​Kim "Deft" Hyuk-kyu, Heo "PawN" Won-seok, and Park "TusiN" Jong-ik

Afreeca Freecs

- Released Lee "Kuro" Seo-haeng, Ha "Kramer" Jong-hun, and Park "TusiN" Jong-ik

- Signed ​Son "Ucal" Woo-hyun

Hanwha Life

- Released Yoon "SeongHwan" Seong-hwan, Kim "Mightybear" Min-su, and Lee "Kuzan" Seong-hyuk

- Signed Kim "Moojin" Moo-jin, Kim "Bono" Gi-beom, and Kang "Tempt" Myung-gu

Jin Air Green Wings

- Released Park "Teddy" Jin-seong, Yoon "Justice" Seok-joon, Lee "KaKAO" Byung-kwon, Kim "SoHwan" Jun-yeong, Eom "UmTi" Seong-hyeon and coach Kim Sang-cheol


- Signed ​Lee "Calm" Chae-hwan and Kim "Canyon" Geon-bu and coach ​Kim Jung-su.


- No roster changes announced

Team BattleComics

- No roster changes announced


​Topsports Gaming

- Released ​Jang "MaRin" Gyeong-hwan 

- Signed Bai "369" Jia-Hao and Zhuo "Knight" Ding

Vici Gaming

- Released Shin "Coco" Jin-yeong and Baek "Swift" Da-hoon

Team WE

- Released Nam "Ben" Dong-hyun

Suning Gaming

- Released Huang "fenfen" Chen, Lee "Fury" Jin-yong, Kim "Yoon" Byung-yoon

- Signed Peng "Bananafish" Ze and Liu "Sora" Zhi-Long


- Released Wang "Alone" Zi-jun

Rogue Warriors

- Released Sung "Flawless" Yeon-jun

- Signed Chen "Elizabeth" Yi-Bing and Jiang "betsy" Jia-Feng

Oh My God

- Released Chen "World6" Yu-Tian

- Signed Liu "Bright" Jin-Chao

Invictus Gaming

- Released coach Kim Jung-su

JD Gaming

- Released Kim "Clid" Tae-min and Zeng "YaGao" Qi

FunPlus Phoenix

- Signed Li "Xiaoqi" Zhong-Qi

LGD Gaming

- No roster changes announced


EDward Gaming

- No roster changes announced

Bilibili Gaming

- Released Shek "AmazingJ" Wai Ho

Snake Esports

- No roster changes announced

Royal Never Give Up

- No roster changes announced

Cover photo courtesy of Riot Games