Originally published at: LEC Off-Season Roster Changes For 2022 - Esports One
Once again, it’s that time of the year. When Europe loses some of its best and brightest to the retirement home across the pond. When promising rookies have a chance to debut on the big stage. When hearts are ready to broken as rosters are slowly locked in. Welcome to the LEC offseason!
This article will be updated daily with every confirmed LEC Roster Change for 2022 Offseason. Check out our LCS and LCK articles as well!Updated Daily. Last updated Nov. 23, 5:43 PM CST.
MAD Lions sign William “UNFORGIVEN” Nieminen as their new bot laner and Steven “Reeker” Chen as their new mid laner. With these two pickups, MAD is continuing their trend of picking up European rookies.
Excel Esports sign Finn “Finn” Wiestål as their new starting top laner.
Astralis sign ERL mid laner Oliver “Dajor” Ryppa from Fnatic Rising.
Astralis sign former Misfits bot laner Kasper “Kobbe” Kobberup as their new bot laner.
G2 Esports sell Martin “Rekkles” Larsson to Karmine Corp, after failing to attend Worlds this year.
Schalke 04 drop their entire team and coaching staff after selling their LEC spot to Team BDS.
SK Gaming part ways with their support Philipp “Lilipp” Samuel Englert, who the initially promoted from their ERL team in the middle of the season.
SK Gaming and head coach Jesse “Jesiz” Le part ways.
Astralis part ways with bot laner Jesper “Jeskla” Klarin Strömberg
Astralis part ways with mid laner Carl “MagiFelix” Felix Boström after deciding not to extend his contract.
For more Offseason information, check out our articles on confirmed rosters for 2022 and our comprehensive lists of the roster moves for each region:
- LCS Roster Moves
- LCK Roster Moves
- Minor Region Roster Moves