MATUMBAMAN

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Player Information
Name:
Lasse Aukusti Urpalainen
Birth:
March 3, 1995 (1995-03-03) (age 26)
Country:
Status:
Active
Team:
Alternate IDs:
URPALAINEN, MASTURBAMAN
Role(s):
Signature Hero:
Lone Druid Lycan Broodmother
Approx. Total Earnings:
$3,789,507
Links
History
2014-06-24 — 2014-09-30
2014-09-30 — 2015-08-28
2015-08-28 — 2015-10-09
2015-10-09 — 2019-06-12
2019-06-12 — 2019-06-22
Team Liquid (Inactive)
2019-06-22 — 2019-08-30
2019-08-30 — 2019-10-29
Chaos EC (Inactive)
2019-11-04 — Present
Upcoming Matches
No Upcoming Matches
Upcoming Tournaments
The International 10 The International 10
October 7, 2021 - 00:00 UTC
Oct 7 - 17

Lasse Aukusti "MATUMBAMAN" Urpalainen is a Finnish professional Dota 2 player who currently plays for Team Secret.

Biography[edit]

MATUMBAMAN made a name for himself by winning the Assembly Summer 2014 LAN tournament with the team Veni,Vidi,Vici, in the process defeating Trixi's team FINSTACK in the finals and the team seppo13 (previously known as Team Menace) in the semi-finals. Throughout the games, MATUMBAMAN showed off his extreme mechanical skill on heroes such as Tinker and Ember Spirit and caught the eye of many Dota 2 fans. MATUMBAMAN later had the opportunity to try out for Fnatic with Trixi, but was not picked up as Fnatic disbanded shortly after. Instead Trixi formed the all-Finnish stack 4 Anchors + Sea Captain with MATUMBAMAN, JerAx, Vaalix, and Buugi in late September 2014. Shortly after in the beginning of 2015, JerAx left the team to join Team Tinker.

MATUMBAMAN was recruited to 5Jungz, formed by captain KuroKy to compete for the upcoming Frankfurt Major, where he was reunited with JerAx. FATA- and MinD_ContRoL complete the lineup. Before the qualifier for the Frankfurt Major started, Team Liquid announced their signing of the squad. With the new Team Liquid, MATUMBAMAN dominated the scene until The International 2016, consistently placing high in top competition. After some disappointing results post-TI6, Team Liquid returned to dominance in 2017, culminating in their victory at The International 2017.[1]

In June 2019, MATUMBAMAN departed from the main roster of Team Liquid.[2] He had been a member of the team since its inception in 2015. That roster had been together since January 2017, for a total of 892 days, and was the longest lasting five man roster ever in the Dota 2 scene, to date.[3] Together, they boasted an incredible 68% win rate.

After taking a break for the first major of the season[4], Matumbaman joined Team Secret on November 4th[5].

Trivia[edit]

  • The Chinese players refer to him as the Toilet Bowl/Bro, due to "Matu" actually sounds like 马桶 (Mǎ Tǒng), which means toilet bowl in Chinese.

Statistics[6][edit]

  • Had the highest average kills per game (10.65) during Season 1 of the 2021 DPC WEU Upper Division.
  • He is the all time leader in professional wins (31) as Broodmother.
Duration Team Matches Wins Losses Win % KPG DPG APG GPM XPM
2014-09-05 — 2014-09-29 Fnatic 44 23 21 52.27 6.98 5.11 8.68 469 500
2014-09-30 — 2015-08-28 4 Anchors + Sea Captain 164 70 94 42.68 7.51 4.82 7.62 506 522
2015-08-28 — 2015-10-09 5Jungz 27 20 7 74.07 9.22 3.37 10.19 562 580
2015-10-09 — 2019-06-12 Team Liquid 827 536 291 64.81 7.17 3.88 10.03 532 535
2019-06-22 — 2019-08-30 Chaos Esports Club 35 17 18 48.57 6.23 4.14 7.86 520 554
2019-11-04 — Present Team Secret 307 229 78 74.59 8.30 2.92 9.51 601 649

Achievements[edit]

DatePlaceTierTournamentTeamResultPrize
2020-09-06AA1stA0Tier 1OMEGA League: Europe Immortal DivisionOMEGA League: Europe Immortal DivisionTeam SecretTeam SecretTeam Secret3 : 0OGOG$200,000
2020-01-26AA1stA0Tier 1DreamLeague Season 13DreamLeague Season 13Team SecretTeam SecretTeam Secret3 : 2Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses$300,000
2018-08-25DA4thA0Tier 1The International 2018The International 2018Team LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid0 : 2Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses$1,787,252
2018-06-10AA1stA0Tier 1China Dota2 SupermajorChina Dota2 SupermajorTeam LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid3 : 2Virtus.proVirtus.pro$555,000
2017-12-03BA2ndA0Tier 1DreamLeague Season 8DreamLeague Season 8Team LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid0 : 3Team SecretTeam Secret$200,000
2017-08-12AA1stA0Tier 1The International 2017The International 2017Team LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid3 : 0NewbeeNewbee$10,862,683
2017-06-11AA1stA0Tier 1EPICENTER 2017EPICENTER 2017Team LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid3 : 1Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses$250,000
2016-06-12BA2ndA0Tier 1The Manila Major 2016The Manila Major 2016Team LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid1 : 3OGOG$405,000
2016-05-15AA1stA0Tier 1EPICENTER 2016EPICENTER 2016Team LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid3 : 2NewbeeNewbee$250,000
2016-03-06BA2ndA0Tier 1The Shanghai Major 2016The Shanghai Major 2016Team LiquidTeam LiquidTeam Liquid1 : 3Team SecretTeam Secret$405,000
Complete list of results in any tournament

Gallery[edit]

Highlight Videos[edit]

Interviews[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "The International Grand Champions". Valve Corporation. 2017-08-14.
  2. Team Liquid (2019-06-12). "MATUMBAMAN moves out of Starting Roster". twitter.com.
  3. Siddharth "Gopya" Gopujkar (2019-06-13). "892 days of glory: Team Liquid’s achievements as the longest Dota 2 squad". vpesports.com.
  4. MATUMBAMAN (2019-10-30). "Hi people!". twitter.com.
  5. Team Secret (2019-11-04). "Team Secret Autumn Announcement; Fond Farewells And Warm Welcomes". teamsecret.gg.
  6. datdota. "MATUMBAMAN". Retrieved 2021-05-25.