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ESEA Season 36: Premier Division - Europe

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[e][h]ESEA Season 36: Premier Division - Europe
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Teams:
18
Prize Pool:
$50,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-01-26
End Date:
2021-04-18
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train • Vertigo

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Host:
    • Australia pilski (Mitchell Pilipowski)
  • Commentators:
  • Observers:
    • Australia MC (Michael Campagna)
    • Australia Hemmo (Conrad Hemmings)

Format[edit]

  • Regular Season:
    • Two Round-Robin format groups
      • All teams play each other once
      • All matches are Bo3
    • Top 4 teams from each group proceed to the Playoffs
    • Click here to show the tie-breaker process
  1. Overall record
  2. Head-to-Head record
  3. Best round difference in regulation rounds
  4. Bo3 decider if all other tie breaker scenarios are indecisive
  • Playoffs:
    • Double-Elimination bracket
    • All matches (excl. Grand Final) are Bo3
    • Grand Final is Bo5 (1 map advantage to the UB team)

Prize Pool[edit]

$50,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

1 September 23rd - AGO bench Poland mhL and Poland oskarish. Poland leman and Poland DGL are promoted from AGO NEST. [1]
2 January 5th - AGO part ways with Poland GruBy after the expiration of his contract. [2]
3 January 9th - AGO part ways with Poland DGL. [3]
4 January 12th - AGO sign Poland snatchie. [4]
5 January 14th - AGO acquire Poland reatz from Illuminar Gaming. [5]
6 January 16th - AGO sign Poland rallen. [6]
1 December 1st - Sprout bench Poland dycha and Poland snatchie. [7]
2 January 6th - Sprout sign Germany kressy and Germany slaxz. [8]
SAW
Notes
 
 
 
 
 
CPortugal AIm
1Portugal rmn
2Portugal stadodo
3Portugal JUST
4Portugal MUTiRiS
5Spain arki
1 February 14th - Portugal AIm steps down from SAW.[9]
1 January 7th - Wisła Kraków bench Poland mynio. [10]
2 February 6th - Wisła Kraków sign Poland Goofy. [11]
1 January 18th - HellRaisers transfer list Ukraine jR and add Israel anarkez on a trial basis. [12]
1 January 26th - Romania ragga leaves Nexus Gaming. [13]
2 February 19th - Nexus Gaming sign Spain Cr0n0s as coach. [14]
1 December 10th - Ukraine lmbt leaves forZe. [15]
2 February 1st - forZe bench Russia facecrack. [16]
3 February 10th - forZe sign Russia KENSI and Russia zorte. [17]
4 February 11th - forZe bench Russia xsepower. [18]
1 December 23rd - Germany slaxz leaves ALTERNATE aTTaX. [19]
2 December 29th - ALTERNATE aTTaX and Germany kzy part ways. [20]
3 January 1st - Germany mirbit and Germany kressy leave ALTERNATE aTTaX following the expiration of their contracts. [21][22]
4 January 4th - ALTERNATE aTTaX sign Germany Krimbo and Germany PANIX. [23]
5 January 11th - ALTERNATE aTTaX acquire Germany kRYSTAL from GODSENT. [24]
1 January 7th - Poland Goofy leaves PACT following the expiration of his contract. [25]
2 January 11th - PACT acquire Poland Vegi from Illuminar Gaming. [26]
1 November 3rd - Sweden tabz steps down from the starting lineup. [27]
2 January 16th - Galaxy Racer cut Sweden Relaxa and Sweden FREDDyFROG. In response the duo take over the Premier slot and remove their former teammates. [28]
3 January 24th - Apeks sign Sweden Relaxa and Sweden FREDDyFROG. As a result, they acquire the former Galaxy Racer Premier slot. [29]
1 January 3rd - FATE Esports part ways with Bulgaria h4rn. [30]
2 January 7th - FATE Esports part ways with Serbia soLo. [31]
3 January 9th - FATE Esports sign Bulgaria milky, Bulgaria Rock1nG, and Bulgaria shaiK. [32][33][34]
4 February 10th - FATE Esports sign Serbia feedme as their coach. [35]
1 December 31st - Winstrike Team part ways with Ukraine bondik and Kazakhstan KrizzeN. [36]
2 January 16th - Winstrike Team acquire Russia Krad and Russia Forester from Hard Legion Esports. [37]
1 December 30th - France afroo's contract expires and he leaves Team LDLC. [38]
2 January 5th - France bodyy's contract expires and he leaves Team LDLC. [39]
3 January 11th - Team LDLC sign France Maka and acquire Belgium Keoz from K23 to finalize their roster. [40]
1 December 23rd - Illuminar Gaming transfer list their lineup. [41]
2 January 17th - Anonymo Esports forms with a lineup consisting of Poland Snax, Poland KEi, Poland Kylar, Poland mynio, and Poland innocent as a stand-in. Poland mouz will stand-in for the team to help them keep their Premier spot. [42]
1 February 2nd - Team Singularity replace the former Team Secret team due to the latter not fielding a lineup.
2 February 17th - Team Singularity sign Denmark smF and Denmark larsen. [43]

Results[edit]

Regular Season[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A Standings
1. Winstrike Team4-0154-106+4812p
2. SAW3-1145-108+379p
3. Apeks3-2162-155+79p
4. Wisła Kraków2-199-100-16p
5. Team GamerLegion2-1108-105+36p
6. HellRaisers1-149-41+83p
7. forZe0-274-81-70p
8. FATE Esports0-4106-146-400p
9. Team Singularity0-341-96-550p

Group B[edit]

Group B Standings
1. Anonymo Esports4-1188-166+2212p
2. ALTERNATE aTTaX3-2186-183+39p
3. Sprout3-0113-86+279p
4. Nemiga Gaming2-1128-118+106p
5. AGO2-2148-142+66p
6. Sangal Esports1-2119-124-53p
7. Team LDLC1-3143-164-213p
8. Nexus Gaming0-4133-168-350p
9. PACT0-135-42-70p

Legend
Proceed to Playoffs
Invited to Season 37
Pre-Relegation
Sent to Relegation
Pre-Demotion
Demoted to Advanced


For detailed results for Weeks 1–4, click here.
For detailed results for Weeks 5–9, click here.

Placement Matches[edit]

11-12th Place Match
15-16th Place Match

Playoffs[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
Upper Bracket Semifinals
Upper Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 2
Lower Bracket Round 3
Lower Bracket Final
Grand Final

References[edit]

  1. "x-kom AGO with changes in the CS:GO division". AGO. 2020-09-23.
  2. AGO (2021-01-05). "Today we announce that after the end of a 3-year contract, @GruByGG is looking for new challenges".
  3. AGO (2021-01-09). "Update on CS:GO division".
  4. AGO (2021-01-12). "Welcome back home!".
  5. leobiazzi (2020-01-14). "AGO sign reatz". HLTV.
  6. AGO (2020-01-16). "We're glad you're finally here.".
  7. Sprout (2020-12-01). "Hello Sproutlings, with a heavy heart we announce a major roster adjustment regarding our CS:GO team.".
  8. Sprout (2021-01-06). "Guess what we found inside: @kressy, @slaxzcsand @jansenb0b!".
  9. SAW (2021-02-14). "É com muita tristeza que anunciamos que o nosso warrior @AIm__csgo se vai ausentar do gaming, por tempo indeterminado" [It is with great sadness that we announce that our warrior @AIm__csgo will be absent from gaming, indefinitely] (in Portugal Portuguese).
  10. "mynio na ławce rezerwowych składu CS:GO" [mynio on the bench for CS:GO] (in Poland Polish). Wisła Kraków. 2021-01-07.
  11. Wisła Kraków (2021-02-06). "Poznajcie naszego piątego zawodnika! Dzisiaj szeregi naszej ekipy zasila @Goofiacz." [Meet our fifth player! Today the ranks of our team are joined by @Goofiacz.] (in Poland Polish).
  12. Magician (2021-01-18). "Перемен требуют наши сердца" [Our hearts demand change] (in Russia Russian).
  13. ragga (2021-01-26). "No longer part of @NexusGamingRo".
  14. [Inside Source]
  15. forZe (2020-12-10). "Sergey 'lmbt' Bezhanov is stepping down from his role as forZe CS:GO coach by mutual agreement.".
  16. forZe (2021-02-01). "Our player Dmitry @facecrackcsgo Alekseev has been officially benched and placed on the transfer list.".
  17. "К CS:GO составу присоединяются KENSI и Zorte" [KENSI and Zorte join CS:GO roster] (in Russia Russian). forZe. 2021-02-10.
  18. forZe (2021-02-11). "Today forZe CS:GO player Bogdan @xsepower Chernikov was officially benched and listed for transfer.".
  19. ALTERNATE aTTaX (2020-12-23). "Some called us crazy when we decided to pick such a young player, who was pretty much unknown to the rest of the world".
  20. kzy (2020-12-29). "I'm next in line. Leaving @ATNattax".
  21. mirbit (2020-12-15). "I'm looking for a new challenge (in 2021)".
  22. kressy (2020-12-22). "My departure from ALTERNATE aTTaX".
  23. ALTERNATE aTTaX (2021-01-04). "2021 starts with two youngsters joining our CS:GO team".
  24. ALTERNATE aTTaX (2021-01-11). "Seems like we found our fifth...".
  25. Goofy (2021-01-07). "Z dniem dzisiejszym rozstaję się z PACT i zostaję wolnym agentem" [Today I part with PACT and become a free agent] (in Poland Polish).
  26. PACT (2021-01-11). "Witaj w domu, Vegi!" [Welcome home, Vegi!] (in Poland Polish).
  27. tabz (2020-11-03). "My decision to bench myself from the roster of Galaxy Racer".
  28. Galaxy Racer (2021-01-16). "Our CSGO Male Team is getting an update, and not just any update".
  29. "We have signed 3 new players". Apeks. 2021-01-24.
  30. h4rn (2021-01-03). "Leaving FATE".
  31. soLo (2021-01-07). "Hi guys, me and team @FATEesports decided to part ways".
  32. FATE Esports (2021-01-09). "Join us in welcoming the newest member of the team".
  33. FATE Esports (2021-01-09). "We’ve met many a time on the battlefield; today, we join forces".
  34. FATE Esports (2021-01-09). "Last but definitely not least, the 18 year old Bulgarian prodigy joins the new wave".
  35. FATE Esports (2021-02-10). "We've been working together for the past month and today, we are officially announcing the Serbian tactician as the new head coach of FATE #CSGO".
  36. Winstrike Team (2020-12-25). "Bondik and KrizzeN leave Winstrike CS:GO roster".
  37. "Two new players in the CS:GO roster...". Winstrike Team. 2021-01-16.
  38. afroo (2020-12-30). "I’am now free agent feel free to DM me".
  39. bodyy (2021-01-05). "My contract has come to an end with LDLC, looking for a new challenge".
  40. Team LDLC (2021-01-11). "Les compétitions de #CSGO reprennent bientôt" [#CSGO competitions resume soon] (in France French).
  41. Illuminar Gaming (2020-12-23). "Ogłoszenie odnośnie dywizji CS:GO!" [Announcement about the CS: GO division!] (in Poland Polish).
  42. Anonymo Esportsi (2020-01-17). "We've had a little jokes lately, but now it's time for concrete".
  43. Team Singularity (2021-02-17). "Today we are proud to announce the signing of two fresh faces for our CS:GO team...".
  44. Team Secret (2020-11-24). "An update regarding #SecretCSGO".