In a surprise move, Cloud9 removed tenz from their active roster less than four months after establishing their new lineup. A move which was justified by citing differences in approach to the game, the underperforming Canadian youngster was replaced by Yassine "Subroza" Taoufik on a trial basis.
A string of disappointing results in the wake of daps' appointment as IGL prompted a change in roster after an unexpectedly short amount of time. Recently, the North American side bombed out of ESL Pro League in last place, losing to eUnited and Complexity.
Beyond the cited differences. tenz's individual showings were also disappointing despite daps' praise (the in-game leaded called him "a player that has ridiculous aim and mechanical skill, but he lacks a ton of experience" in a July interview with HLTV), posting -24 and -30 K/D stats across eight maps at the recent outings in ECS Season 8 and ESL Pro League Season 10. Subroza has previously played on CLG, Ghost and Lazarus and he will be joining Cloud9 on a trial basis. Only one player of the Boston-winning lineup is still playing for the side: that is Timothy "autimatic" Ta.
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