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ESEA Season 33: Premier Division - North America
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ESEA Season 33: Premier Division - North America
- Regular Season:
- Round-Robin league format
- All teams play each other once
- All matches are Bo1
- Top 8 teams proceed to the Playoffs
- Click here to show the tie-breaker process
- Overall record
- Head-to-Head record
- Best round difference in regulation rounds
- Bo3 decider if all other tie breaker scenarios are indecisive
- Double-Elimination bracket
- All matches are Bo3
$1,500 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:
|1st-2nd||-||S34 Premier||S33 Premier Finals||Triumph|
|Bad News Bears|
|3rd||-||S34 Premier||S33 Premier Finals||Team One|
|4th||$1,500||S34 Premier||-||Under 21|
|5th-6th||-||S34 Premier||-||Chaos Esports Club|
|9th||-||S34 Premier||-||Swole Identity|
|12th||-||S34 Premier||-||Big Frames|
|13th||-||S34 Premier||-||District 7|
|14th||-||S33 Relegation||-||Team Divine|
|15th||-||S33 Relegation||-||New England Whalers|
|16th||-||S33 Relegation||-||Oceanus Gaming|
|17th||-||S33 Relegation||-||Infinity Esports|
|18th||-||S33 Relegation||-||Thunder Logic|
|19th||-||S33 Relegation||-||In The Lab|
|DQ||-|| ||-||Swole Patrol|
Note: Team roster change notes have been moved to their respective team cards, press the Notes button to toggle them.
- 1 January 31st - moose is acquired by Team Envy. 
- 2 March 3rd - Zellsis joins eUnited on an uncontracted basis. 
- 3 March 8th - eUnited part ways with their team. They will continue playing together as Swole Patrol. 
- 4 March 13th - Due to being invited to ESL Pro League Season 11: North America, Swole Patrol withdraw from MDL. 
- 1 January 28th - Riot Squad Esports part ways with weber. 
- 2 February 12th - Bad News Bears reforms after the team are released from Riot Squad Esports. Additionally they add Grim to the lineup. 
- 3 February 26th - Grim leave Bad News Bears to rejoin Triumph. dapr joins Bad News Bears is his place. 
- 1 November 12th - leaf joins Rugratz as a replacement for tweiss. 
- 2 November 19th - roca leaves Rugratz. 
- 3 December 9th - tyfoon joins Rugratz while MAC-1 replaces flashstep as the team's coach. 
- 4 December 30th - MAC-1 leaves Rugratz to join Rap Gang. 
- 5 January 5th - madcow joins Rugratz as coach. 
- 6 January 26th - Rugratz replace zander with Zellsis. 
- 7 January 27th - Rugratz bring back zander as tyfoon is cut. 
- 8 February 13th - madcow leaves Rugratz. 
- 9 February 34th - Zellsis leaves Rugratz and is replaced by mada. 
- 11 March 11th - mada is cut from Rugratz. tweiss will finish the season with the team. 
- 1 November 11th - Ben's Anime Team are signed by Chaos Esports Club. 
- 2 January 3rd - Chaos Esports Club bench Infinite. 
- 3 January 10th - Chaos Esports Club sign smooya. 
- 4 January 26th - Chaos Esports Club replace wippie with vanity. 
- 5 February 8th - Chaos Esports Club replace Shakezullah with mCe. 
- 6 March 13th - Chaos Esports Club part ways with ben1337 and sign SicK. mCe will stand-in for the remainder of the season due to the roster lock. 
- 1 December 18th - Team One part ways with bit and bld. 
- 2 January 6th - Team One acquire felps on loan from MIBR while dav1dddd joins on trial. 
- 3 January 31st - felps leaves Team One after his loan is terminated. dav1dddd leaves the team after his trial ends. 
- 4 March 3rd - Team One acquire prt and pesadelo from DETONA Gaming and Red Canids, respectively. 
- 1 November 22nd - Monstars replace aproto with ReckMONSTER. 
- 2 January 5th - Swisher replaces alter on Monstars while JMaldo joins as coach. 
- 3 February 19th - witmer steps down from Monstars and is replaced by shinobi. 
- 4 February 20th - ReckMONSTER steps down from Monstars and is replaced by RZU. 
- 5 February 24th - ReckMONSTER returns to Monstars while RZU becomes a backup player. 
- 1 January 15th - missharvey steps down from her coaching position while effys takes over as the team's coach. c4Lypso joins as effys' replacement. 
- 2 March 11th - LiViD Gaming release their roster who will finish the season as District 7. c4lypso and effys leave while miLLe joins in c4lypso's place. 
- 1 December 18th - Chruch and c4lypso leave Big Frames and are replaced by nero and mada. 
- 2 December 31st - bite joins Big Frames. 
- 3 January 4th - mada leaves Big Frames. 
- 4 January 11th - MoMo joins Big Frames. 
- 5 February 9th - Big Frames replace MoMo with picky. 
- 6 February 26th - nero leaves Big Frames to join Asuna's Anime Aimers. 
- 7 February 29th - shonk joins Big Frames. 
- 1 December 30th - MAC-1 replaces nguyen as Rap Gang's coach. 
- 2 January 4th - Xeppaa parts ways with Rap Gang. 
- 3 January 7th - Asuna leaves Recon 5 to join Rap Gang. 
- 4 January 11th - Xeppaa rejoins Rap Gang as Asuna leaves the team. 
- 5 January 23rd - Rap Gang part ways with RZU. 
- 6 January 24th - Sneaky joins Rap Gang. 
- 7 February 4th - MAC-1 leaves Rap Gang to join Gorilla Gang. 
- 8 February 10th - Rap Gang replace FaNg with RZU. Additionally, they rename to Can't Win Anything. 
- 9 February 13th - shinobi and RZU leave Can't Win Anything. 
- 10 February 18th - Can't Win Anything bring back FaNg and add curry to complete their roster. Additionally, they rename to Under 21. 
- 11 February 24th - nguyen joins Under 21 as the team's coach. 
- 1 December 24th - The players part ways with iNTACT and will continue to play as ex-iNTACT. 
- 2 January 18th - opportunity steps down from the team and is replaced by Oderus. 
- 3 February 4th - ex-iNTACT are signed by Recon 5. 
- 4 February 9th - retrQ leaves Recon 5. 
- 5 February 11th - JazzPimp joins Recon 5. 
- 6 February 20th - Recon 5 replace Oderus with Junior. 
- 7 February 25th - stamina joins Recon 5 as the team's coach. 
- 1 December 22nd - Bushido Boyz replace zeptic and picky with droid and sterling. 
- 2 January 10th - Bushido Boyz rename to Station7.
- 3 February 26th - droid leaves Station7 to join Asuna's Anime Aimers. 
- 4 February 29th - shonk leaves Station7 joins Big Frames. zeptic and miniature join to complete the lineup. 
- 1 January 6th - zecK joins Recon 5 as the team's coach. 
- 2 January 7th - Asuna leaves Recon 5 to join Rap Gang. 
- 3 January 11th - Asuna rejoins Recon 5 while the team cut freshie. 
- 4 January 20th - TenZ joins the team to complete their roster. However, as a result of TenZ still being under contract with Cloud9 the lineup are forced to part ways with Recon 5, due to Cloud9 being unwilling to loan the player. Additionally zecK leaves the team after electing to stay with Recon 5. 
- 5 February 3rd - TenZ leaves Asuna's Anime Aimers. 
- 6 February 23rd - Asuna leaves Asuna's Anime Aimers to join Triumph. 
- 7 February 26th - nero and droid join Asuna's Anime Aimers. 
- 8 March 1st - Asuna's Anime Aimers rename to In The Lab.
Upper Bracket Round 1
Upper Bracket Round 2
Bad News Bears
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 2
Lower Bracket Round 3
- Nohte (2020-01-31). "Envy confirm addition of new quartet". HLTV.
- Mnmzzz (2020-03-03). "Zellsis joins eUnited, sort of". Dust2.us.
- MIRAA (2020-03-08). "eUnited release team". HLTV.
- ESL (2020-03-13). "We also have some team replacements: @Renegades were committed for Season 11, but unfortunately they did not feel comfortable traveling in the current situation.".
- tolkienfanatic (2020-02-05). ""Swole Identity" go official; Chaos to use FugLy for ESL One Rio Closed Qualifier". Dust2.us.
- swag (2020-02-28). "I am no longer with Swole Patrol.".
- theroadtodrwaldo (2020-03-01). "fRoD getting Swole in the server for the remainder of the MDL season". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-01-28). "Riot Squad part ways with weber". Dust2.us.
- Danish "Nohte" Allana (2020-02-12). "Riot Squad part ways with team". HLTV.
- Nohte (2020-02-26). "Grim looks to Triumph once again; Bad News Bears add dapr". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-01-31). "xCeeD and Grim leave Triumph". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-08). "Chaos replace Shakezullah with mCe". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-02-23). "Triumph add Asuna". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-11-12). "tweiss leaves Rugratz (again) as leaf comes of age". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-11-19). "roca leaves Rugratz". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-12-09). "tyfoon and MAC-1 join Rugratz". Dust2.us.
- MAC-1 (2019-12-30). "Leaving @RugratzCSGO and joining @RapGang_CS, lets get this EPL spot".
- Mnmzzz (2020-01-06). "madcow returns to Rugratz". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-01-26). "Rugratz bring on Zellsis; zander out". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2020-01-27). "Rugratz reverse course; bring back zander in place of tyfoon". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-13). "Rugratz lose madcow". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-24). "Rugratz add mada; New England Whalers lose Fiziq; ReckMONSTER returns to Monstars". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2020-03-11). "Rugratz drop mada; to use tweiss for remainder of Season 33". Dust2.us.
- Chaos Esports Club (2019-11-11). "After searching for the perfect fit, we are happy to announce our return to CSGO".
- Chaos Esports Club (2020-01-03). "As we head into 2020, we have two major updates regarding our CSGO roster.".
- "Welcome Owen "smooya" Butterfield". Chaos Esports Club. 2020-01-10.
- Chaos Esports Club (2020-01-26). "Unfortunately due to complicated visa issues, we are unable to move forward with wippie in the way we hoped. Thank you for everything @wippiecs & good luck!".
- Chaos Esports Club (2020-03-13). "We have decided to part ways with @ben1337cs heading into the inaugural season of Flashpoint. Starting this weekend Hunter “SicK” Mims will be stepping in to replace him on the roster.".
- Mnmzzz (2019-12-18). "oNe part ways with bit and bld". Dust2.us.
- MIRAA (2020-01-06). "TeamOne confirm loan deal for felps". HLTV.
- Nohte (2020-01-31). "felps returns to MIBR bench as TeamOne loan is terminated". HLTV.
- Team One (2020-03-03). "Muito bom anunciar os Golden Boys que vão representar o #MantoDourado nessa temporada competitiva de CS:GO." [Very happy to announce the Golden Boys who will represent #MantoDourado in this competitive season of CS:GO.] (in Portuguese).
- Mnmzzz (2019-12-13). "Divine return with MAC-51". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-02-09). "curry leaves Divine". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-13). "Divine add MAC-1". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-03-08). "MAC-1 announces retirement; Divine set to finish season with wrath". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-11-24). "NEX steps down from ex-Ascent". Dust2.us.
- New England Whalers (2020-01-14). "We christen the new year with a new #CSGO team...".
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-06). "NiSMO steps down from New England Whalers". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-11-22). "Monstars look to Reck next season as aproto steps down". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-01-05). "Monstars bring back Swisher, add JMaldo as coach". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-19). "Monstars replace witmer with shinobi". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-20). "RZU replaces ReckMONSTER on Monstars". Dust2.us.
- Mythic (2020-01-17). "We are excited to announce our roster for the upcoming season!".
- Nohte (2020-02-04). "Mythic add zNf as stand-in for DAVEY". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-01-15). "c4Lypso returns to LiViD". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-03-11). "LiViD drop team; set to finish season as District 7". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-12-19). "Big Frames lose Church and c4lypso, add nero and mada". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-12-31). "Big Frames look to take a bite out of MDL". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-01-05). "Xeppaa out of Rap Gang; team looks towards TenZ or mada". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-01-11). "Big Frames add MoMo". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-09). "Big Frames look to buff up with picky". Dust2.us.
- theroadtodrwaldo (2020-02-26). "nero and droid bring Asuna's Anime Aimers back to full-strength". Dust2.us.
- theroadtodrwaldo (2020-02-29). "Big Frames beef up with shonk". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2020-01-07). "Asuna completes Rap Gang reconnaissance; mada to sit Season 33 out". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2020-01-11). "Rap Gang reverse course and bring back Xeppaa". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-01-23). "RZU out of Rap Gang". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-01-24). "Rap Gang add Sneaky". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-04). "MAC-1 gets the Gorilla Gang back together". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-10). "Rap Gang replaces FaNg with RZU". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-13). "shinobi and RZU leave Can't Win Anything". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-19). "Can't Win Anything bring back FaNg; add curry". Dust2.us.
- theroadtodrwaldo (2020-02-24). "Under 21 bring in nguyen for adult supervision". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2020-02-11). "Recon 5 confirm addition of JazzPimp". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-15). "Sharkie joins Thunder Logic". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-12-24). "iNTACT players search for organization and coach". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-01-18). "Oderus gets opportunity on ex-iNTACT". Dust2.us.
- Recon 5 (2020-02-04). "We would like to announce our new CSGO roster going into MDL for this season!".
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-09). "retrQ leaves Recon 5". Dust2.us.
- theroadtodrwaldo (2020-02-20). "Recon 5 and Oderus part ways; add Junior". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-02-25). "Recon 5 gain stamina". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2019-12-18). "Oceanus replace KmZ with miLLe; blitzz departs". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-12-27). "miLLe steps down from Oceanus". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-02-07). "Oceanus add Wolfy". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2019-12-22). "Bushido Boyz bring in new ninja as ex-Faint crumble". Dust2.us.
- tolkienfanatic (2020-02-29). "Station7 beam up zeptic and miniature". Dust2.us.
- Nohte (2020-01-06). "Recon 5 retain team for Season 33; add zecK as coach". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-01-12). "Recon 5 cut freshie as Asuna returns; look to add TenZ". Dust2.us.
- Mnmzzz (2020-01-20). "Asuna's Anime Aimers part ways with Recon 5; look to click heads with TenZ". Dust2.us.
- ATK (2020-02-03). "Welcome to our new CS:GO roster".
- "Ceasing NA CS:GO operations". Team Singularity. 2020-01-29.
- Immi (2020-01-29). "My contract is coming to an end with Singularity due to ESL removing us from Pro League".