Official: 00NATION and 9z to start 2023 with new AWPers 

00NATION and 9z have announced via their social media accounts the signing of AWPers Lucas "nqz" Soares and Santino "try" Rigal, respectively. Thus, insider information from Dust2 Brasil, who a few days ago reported on the upcoming swap between the two clubs, has been confirmed. 

nqz left 9z after half a year with the team, where he established himself as one of the most promising players in South America. Besides taking part in regional events, the 17-year-old esports athlete with his teammates showed up at IEM Rio Major 2022. 

try returned to 9z a year after leaving for 00NATION. During this time, the Brazilian squad was not able to achieve any significant success. 

00NATION's next tournament will be EPL Season 17 Conference South America, which is scheduled to be held on January 18-20. In turn, there are no scheduled events at the moment on 9z's calendar.

 00NATION's current lineup is:

 Bruno "latto" Rebelatto
 Eduardo "dumau" Wolkmer
 Epitácio "TACO" de Melo
 Marcelo "coldzera" David
 Lucas "nqz" Soares

 9z's current lineup is:

 David "dav1d" Maldonado
 Franco "dgt" Garcia
 Maximilian "max" Gonzalez
 Nicolás "buda" Kramer
 Santino "try" Rigal