Team Liquid have signed former CSGO pro Elias ‘Jamppi’ Olkkonen while Valorant in-game leader Adam ‘ec1s’ Eccles has been benched from the active roster.
- Jamppi is a former CSGO rising talent before Valve’s permaban.
- Team Liquid to replace ec1s for Jamppi.
- TL has one more chance to qualify for VCT Masters 1.
Liquid Jamppi announced
Team Liquid are hoping to reverse their fortunes in the EU Valorant Champions Tour, after missing a top 4 spot in Challengers 1 and failing to get out of the open qualifiers in Challengers 2.
This is the moment you've been waiting for…
— Team Liquid VALORANT (@LiquidValorant) February 25, 2021
What’s next for Team Liquid?
Jamppi will join a team led by former CSGO superstar Adil ‘ScreaM’ Benrlitom with plenty of firepower in the wings via Dom ‘soulcas’ Sulcas and Travis ‘L1NK’ Mendoza.
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Team Liquid and Jamppi are expected to play in Challengers 3 open qualifiers on March 2 to start their last bid for qualifying to the first VCT Masters event later that month.
Team Liquid Valorant roster
|Adil ‘ScreaM’ Benrlitom||Team Liquid||Duelist/IGL|
|Dom ‘soulcas’ Sulcas||Team Liquid||Initiator|
|Travis ‘L1NK’ Mendoza||Team Liquid||Sentinel/Controller|
|James ‘Kryptix’ Affleck||Team Liquid||Sentinel|
|Elias ‘Jamppi’ Olkkonen||Free Agent||Duelist|