THESPIKE.GG's EMEA Free Agency tracker
VALORANT’s new league system has left out many important organizations and as a matter of fact, most of the players are willing to continue their grind at the highest division, VCT 2023 - EMEA League. Moreover, some are trying to find a new home to prove their capabilities. Here is a list of all the players looking for a new home and more!
Thursday 22nd September
19:52 CEST: Acend's coach Laurynas "Nbs" Kisielius has announced his departure from the team after two years of working together.
18:04 CEST: Guild Esports players Saif "Sayf" Jibraeel, Jose Luis "koldamenta" Aranguren, Nikita "trexx" Cherednichenko, and the coach André "BARBARR" Möller have announced their free agency after the team failed to get a partnership slot.
16:35 CEST: Joona "H1BER" Parviainen is looking for opportunities for the upcoming season as he may not be a part of the Team Vitality roster in the partnership tournament.
16:15 CEST: Acend's analyst, Milan "Milan" de Meij, has announced that he is seeking opportunities for a coach or analyst position after Acend failed to make it to partnership.
15:24 CEST: Enzo "Enzo" Mestari announced his departure from Fnatic and his search for a new home for the upcoming season has begun.
14:57 CEST: Tyler "Bambino" Jay has left OG Esports due to team's uncertain future. He was the assistant coach of the roster.
14:19 CEST: After failing to make it to the partnership, FunPlus Phoenix's analyst Neil "neilzinho" Finlay has announced that he is a restricted free agent and is open to offers.
Wednesday 21st September
20:31CEST: Nathan "nataNk" Bocqueho has been benched by Team Vitality. The French organization had been selected for the partnership program and natanK will leave the team before the season starts.
19:38 CEST: According to rumors, OG LDN Utd reached the last stage in the application process but lost the race for the last slot to FUT Esports. As a matter of fact, players Lukas "feqew" Petrauskas, Michał "MOLSI" Łącki, Ričardas "Boo" Lukaševičius, Tomas "Destrian" Linikas, Tautvydas "hype" Paldavicius and the coach Salah "salah" Barakat announced their free agency ahead of the upcoming season.
18:22 CEST: Jack "Br0die" Emmott, Calum "KRAY" Knight, Niko "polvi" Polvinen, Alexandre "xms" Forté, Domagoj "Doma" Fancev are also in search of a new organization as MAD Lions’ application was also denied.
16:53 CEST: EXCEL’ Muhammad "Moe" Hariff, Egor "chiwawa" Stepanyuk, Patryk "paTiTek" Fabrowski, and Tyler "Foxie" Lowton announced that they are open to offers. Only Gilad "ALIVE" Hakim didn't tweet his departure from the organization, even though EXCEL wasn’t accepted to the partnership system.
16:15 CEST: BIG’s application was also denied by Riot Games and they were one of the competitors in the latest EMEA tournament. Ceyhun "AslaN" Aslan, Niels "luckeRRR" Jasiek, Nico "Obnoks" Garczarczyk, Karel "Twisten" Ašenbrener, and Alessio "musashi" Xhaferi have announced their interest in signing with a new team as BIG won’t compete at the highest division. Apart from the players, the coach Jiri "KUNDIKUNDI" Honkala is also looking for a new team.
13:37 CEST: The first Champions winners, Acend are living the destiny of the left-out teams. They had a top-tier roster and all the players are now looking for new offers. Patryk "starxo" Kopczynski, Mehmet Yağız "cNed" İpek, Vakaris "vakk" Bebravičius, Ondřej "MONSTEERR" Petrů, and Travis "L1NK" Mendoza are looking to find themselves a place, especially in VCT 2023 - EMEA League.
The list will be updated as players announce more of their situations before the upcoming season.