With today’s addition of FaZe Clan to the ESL Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Pro League’s European division, and Renegades confirmation of their North American slot earlier this week, the premier esports competition seals its rosters for Season Three. Both teams received a wildcard invitation to participate in their respective divisions and will join world class teams such as: Fnatic, Natus Vincere, Virtus.Pro, Cloud9 G2A, Counter Logic Gaming and Team Liquid. A full overview of teams can be found on the official ESL Pro League website.
The third season of the ESL CS:GO Pro League kicks off on February 9, culminating in finale to take place in May 2016. A total of US$1.5 million will be awarded over the calendar year for online and offline league play. Online components of the ESL Pro League will be played on and operated by the ESEA platform and will thereby be protected by the world-renowned ESEA Anti-Cheat technology. Aspiring ESL Pro League teams can prepare themselves for Season Four qualification on both ESEA and ESL Open platforms.