Esports organization FunPlus Phoenix announced Sunday its entrance into Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ahead of its Flashpoint Season 1 debut.
FunPlus Phoenix Announces Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Entrance
"We are thrilled to announce that FPX CS:GO 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, FunPlus Phoenix said in its announcement.
FunPlus Phoenix rose to notoriety in esports when its League of Legends team won the LPL summer split and League of Legends World Championship last year. 1pv reported last Tuesday that FunPlus Phoenix acquired the Heroic roster.
FunPlus Phoenix made its Flashpoint debut Sunday against Cloud9. The CS:GO roster is as follows:
- Patrick "es3tag" Hansen
- Martin "stavn" Lund
- Johannes "b0RUP" Borup
- Marco "Snappi" Pfeiffer
- Casper "cadiaN" Møller
- Frederik "LOMME" Nielsen (coach)