FORZE registers smooya and NickelBack for its roster at ESL Pro League Season 19

Russian club FORZE announced via its social media accounts the lineup that will represent it at ESL Pro League Season 19. The application included two stand-ins, namely Owen "smooya" Butterfield and Aleksei "NickelBack" Trofimov.

FORZE's participation in the upcoming event was up in the air when the club announced its decision to rebuild the squad, subsequently parting ways with two players. At the moment, the lineup includes Aleksandr "shalfey" Marenov, Andrey "tN1R" Tatarinovich and Ivan "SELLTER" Miroshnikov, but all of them were put up for transfer.

smooya is still a free agent since January of this year, when he departed The Witchers. On the flip side, NickelBack was benched by AMKAL two weeks ago.

The 19th season of ESL Pro League will take place in Malta, starting on April 23. FORZE will compete in Group C, the competition in which will play out approximately on April 29-30.

FORZE's lineup for ESL Pro League Season 19 looks as follows:

 Alexandr "shalfey" Marenov
 Andrey "tN1R" Tatarinovich
 Ivan "SELLTER" Miroshnikov
 Owen "smooya" Butterfield
 Aleksei "NickelBack" Trofimov