Report: Evil Geniuses intend to sign neaLaN or HooXi as new in-game leader

Evil Geniuses intend to make a big change to their main team's roster. According to, Evil Geniuses are considering K23's Sanzhar "neaLaN" Iskhakov or Copenhagen Flames' Rasmus "HooXi" Nielsen for the IGL role.

The source reported that the North American organization is about to part ways with the current IGL of the team Jake "Stewie2K" Yip. William "RUSH" Wierzba is expected to leave the club along with the in-game leader.

The journalists also learned that Evil Geniuses are interested in signing Valdemar "valde" Bjørn Vangså, who was moved to the bench in OG earlier. The Dane was rumored to join the team at the beginning of the year, but back then EG and OG could not agree on the transfer.

A month ago, Evil Geniuses expanded their CS:GO division to fifteen players. According to the announced plans, in 2023, three squads will be transformed into one fluid roster with a constant rotation of players.