Studies of former Cloud9 IGL Alex ‘ALEX’ McMeekin switching from CS:GO to Valorant was doing the rounds with the participant registering to play within the Valorant Champions Tour with a French staff. Whereas the opposite gamers in his roster made a proper announcement, ALEX didn’t share any particulars of his transfer to aggressive Valorant. Nonetheless, his title was listed on the official registrations web page for the VCT. Quickly after the information of ALEX competing within the Valorant Champions Tour got here up, rumours of the participant becoming a member of G2 Esports began doing the rounds.
ALEX is Nonetheless Contemplating His Choices
ALEX is presently a part of Workforce Bref, a French staff competing in Valorant Champions Tour. The participant is campaigning the squad and he was the primary to interrupt information of him and his former squad transferring to Valorant after the previous C9 roster was damaged up. In keeping with latest reviews, G2 made a proper supply to signal ALEX however the participant rejected the European group’s proposal.
The primary rumours of G2 being focused on Alex began doing the rounds on April 2, when rumours of the previous CS:GO professional attempting out for an IGL place in G2 have been throughout social media. Nonetheless, CS:GO and Valorant insider neLindirekt shared on April three that this was not the case. In keeping with neL, G2 made a proposal however ALEX didn’t trial with them.
The report revealed He didn’t trial with them. He simply received the supply. And truly stated no.” neL added that the state of affairs can evolve and indicated that each events had some mutual curiosity regardless of ALEX turning down the supply as of now. Nel added that ALEX isn’t able to make a everlasting swap to Valorant but and is presently going over his choices “earlier than actually switching to Valorant.”
The participant needed to go away Cloud9 as distant coaching triggered the staff “undue stress and difficulties”, which compelled the group to exit the area for now. The participant would possibly persist with Workforce Bref or discover a new CS:GO staff. He’s the one former Cloud9 participant who has not made his intentions clear but and it stays to be seen how he decides to maneuver forward from his profession with Cloud9.
It additionally stays to be seen what modifications G2 Esports has in thoughts for its present Valorant roster. At present, it’s already among the best groups in Europe and the group could also be trying to safe its foothold as a critical contender for the VCT Championships.