denis returns to Sprout to replace mirbit
Sprout announced the return of Denis "denis" Howell, who joined BIG in May, but was expelled from the core team 2.5 months later. A new-old player of the German club replaced Sabit "mirbit" Koktasar.
We warmly welcome back home the Sprout-Veteran @denisCSGO. After a trip abroad we're glad that he returns to where he belongs and rejoins our ranks.— Sprout (@sproutGG) September 1, 2019
Undoubtedly, big challenges are ahead, but continuing our journey with him we are ready to face them - we've got your back Denis!? pic.twitter.com/fv2dObktai
Sabit "mirbit" Koktasar has represented Sprout since January 2019. Together with him, the team took second place at ESL Meisterschaft Spring 2019, Charleroi Esports 2019, Copenhagen Games 2019 and ESL Meisterschaft Summer 2019, as well as successfully qualified for Europe Minor - Berlin 2019, where it took last place. On July 31, Thabit "mirbit" Koktasar announced his decision to leave Sprout in connection with his recent replacement as a coach.
The new Germany Sprout will make its debut at the ECS S8 Challenger Cup qualifying tournament on September 10-15. Also at the end of the month the team will participate in the Polish LAN tournament Games Clash Masters 2019.
The current roster of Sprout:
Florian "syrsoN" Rish
Timo "Spiidi" Richter
Joseph "faveN" Baumann
Niels "k1to" Grunet
Denis "denis" Howell