After getting benched from SK Gaming, Epitacio “TACO” de Melo said that he would join a North American team, but he did not name any specific team. However, according to the rumors, he is in talks with Cloud9 and Team Liquid.
First, TACO hyped his followers on Twitter – supposedly about the composition of SK Gaming. But later he added: “in North America.”
In NA. I will play for an American team!
— Epitácio (@TACOCS) March 29, 2018
On March 22, TACO left SK Gaming. On the 28th neL said that TACO has been negotiating with Cloud9 and was already practicing with the team. He is expected to take the place of Jake “Stewie2k” Yip. On the next day, the author of the podcast ‘Rush B’ claimed that Team Liquid was practicing with Epitacio “TACO” de Melo instead of Lucas “steel” Lopes.