Report: MIBR to promote academy player to main team

MIBR have decided to promote 18-year-old Brazilian player Felipe "insani" Yuji from their academy team to the senior roster, Dust2 Brasil has learned.

The club's academy graduate, who has been with the junior squad since its inception in August 2021, is expected to replace Jhonatan "⁠JOTA⁠" Willian. As reported earlier, the member of MIBR is close to moving to Imperial.

According to rumors, former FURIA analyst Marcos "tacitus" Castilho will join MIBR's main team along with insani. He will be part of the coaching staff and will work alongside head coach Bruno "BIT" Lima and strategy coach Renato "nak" Nakano.

Shortly, MIBR will start a bootcamp in Mexico to prepare for ESL Challenger League Season 44 North America, which will take place on January 16-20. After that, the Brazilians will head to Poland to participate in the prestigious IEM Katowice 2023 kicking off on January 31.

If the rumors about the changes in MIBR are confirmed, the team will look as follows:

 Breno "brnz4n" Poletto
 Henrique "HEN1" Teles
 Matheus "Tuurtle" Anhaia
 Raphael "exit" Lacerda
 Felipe "insani" Yuji