Astralis will expand its CS:GO roster to six players. The new member of the Danish team will be Patrick es3tag Hansen. This was reported by the portal HLTV – the club did not comment on the information.
Es3tag is listed as part of FunPlus Phoenix – March 15, the Chinese organization signed the roster Heroic. The team also joined the league FLASHPOINT Season 1. In the first match, the team lost to Cloud9 and fell into the lower bracket of group C. Who will replace Hansen if the transfer takes place is not reported.
When es3tag can perform as part of Astralis is also unknown. The player is in Los Angeles, where FLASHPOINT meetings are held, and Astralis plays in the European division ESL Pro League Season 11. Due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the esports player may have problems returning to Denmark.
Astralis will expand its CS: GO roster to six players. The new member of the team will be Patrick es3tag Hansen. The organization announced this on the official website.
According to representatives of the club, adding a sixth active player to the team will help improve the working conditions of e-sportsmen. Sports Director of Astralis Group Casper Hvidt said that the organization has long planned to expand the roster.
“This approach is no different from traditional sports, but is new to Counter-Strike. This change will take time to optimize and maximize the benefits. The decision was made by the players, coaches and other employees of the organization, and everyone came to the conclusion that this is the right way. ”
At the time of publication of the news, es3tag represents FunPlus Phoenix and plays for the team in the league FLASHPOINT Season 1. Astralis has announced that it will officially sign the player on July 1, 2020 – when his current contract expires. It is not known who will replace the Dane in FunPlus Phoenix.