WePlay Academy League: Season 2 details

CS2 / News / 21 September 2021 — 10:27

The tournament starts on September 28!

Tournament operator WePlay Esports shared the details about WePlay Academy League: Season 2. The season will run from September 28 to November 14 and will contain a prize pool of $100,000. Recall that ua NAVI Junior will play with ru Egor "flamie" Vasiliev, who became a free agent on September 16. Also, after last season, ua Sergey "pogor3lov" Pogorelov left the ua NAVI youth squad. ua Daniil "headtr1ck" Valitov took his place in the roster.

Unlike in the first season, where all participants played each other, WePlay Academy League Season 2 group stage is divided into two groups with four teams in each group. The group stage will run from September 28 to October 5. The first place in each group guarantees a slot in the LAN-finals, and the second and third places will play in the Last Chance Group (October 7-9), where they will compete for the last two tickets to the offline stage, which will be held in Kyiv. The format of all matches is best of 3.

Season 2 participants

 ua NAVI Junior
 se Young Ninjas
 eu mouz NXT
 de BIG Academy
 dk Astralis Talent
 ru VP.Prodigy
 eu Fnatic Rising
 br FURIA Academy

NAVI Junior roster:

ru Eugene "
Aunkere" Karyat
ru Ilya "m0NESY" Osipov
ru Egor "flamie" Vasiliev
ua Daniil "SynyX" Mazur
ua Rodion "fear" Smyk
ua Daniil "headtr1ck" Valitov

ua Amiran "Ami" Rekhviashvili (Coach)
ua Mikhail "M1ke" Palamar (manager)

WePlay Academy League: Season 1 was held from July 17 to August 29. The winner was eu mouz NXT that defeated se Young Ninjas 3:1 in the final.