According to a report by 1pv.fr OG is set to enter CS:GO with a roster featuring the likes of Aleksi “Aleksib” Virolainen, Nathan “NBK-” Schmitt and Valdemar “valde” Bjørn Vangså, according to a report by 1pv.fr.The deal is expected to go through in the near future, with the lineup built around NBK- and Aleksib, who were benched from Vitality and ENCE, respectively. The duo have apparently decided to join the two-time Dota 2 International-winning organization over 100 Thieves, who confirmed in July their plans to re-enter the game.
The pair will be joined by two experienced players in valde and ISSAA who recently stepped off the leadership role for North, and Issa “ISSAA” Murad, who is currently benched by HellRaisers. Both players will be looking for a chance to get back to the apex leagues after what has been an underwhelming year for them. Aleksib will be leading another Finnish player in 18-year-old AWPer Elias “Jamppi” Olkkonen. The SJ star player has been as one of the hottest prospects in Europe and was recently featured in HLTV’s One for the future series.
OG is expected to have the following lineup:
- Nathan “NBK-” Schmitt
- Aleksi “Aleksib” Virolainen
- Valdemar “valde” Bjørn Vangså
- Issa “ISSAA” Murad
- Elias “Jamppi” Olkkonen
The report states that the squad is set to debut in ESL Pro League Season 11, as well as in BLAST PREMIER, with OG grabbing slots for both tournaments.