The Amazon European (EU) Masters League of Legends group stage groups have been confirmed at this time – and there are some spicy match-ups to return.
First up – nice information for the Northern Europe area as Bifrost made their means by the play-ins to succeed in the group stage. The NLC runners up, who misplaced to X7 within the UK/Eire/Nordics remaining per week in the past, defeated Barcelona 2-0 within the knockouts stage yesterday, making them the second NLC facet to succeed in the group stage together with X7.
Bifrost additionally had an amazing play-ins group stage, successful 4 video games out of six to complete in second place. After their victory over Barca Esports, they may now face Fnatic TQ (whose Twitter account was just lately hacked and changed with an NFT monkey), Group BDS Academy and Group ESCA Gaming in Group C in EU Masters’ predominant occasion.
Fnatic Rising beforehand performed within the NLC earlier than transferring to the Spanish ERL and partnering up with Group Queso final 12 months.
X7, in the meantime, will go up in opposition to Karmine Corp (KC), who carried out ruthlessly within the play-ins, with six wins out of six, earlier than beating Iron Wolves 2-0 within the knockout stage.
This implies X7 bot-laners Nata and Kasing will face KC’s Rekkles and Hantera. The match-up comes after Karmine followers expressed their anger on Twitter just lately after some members of X7 and the UK LoL group shared an image initially designed by Karmine Corp.
X7 can even face GamerLegion and Group Phantasma in Group B.
X7 have beforehand stated they wish to win the EU Masters and finally take a spot within the LEC if one turns into obtainable.
Elsewhere, trying on the groups exterior of the NLC, the LEC academy sides Rogue and Vitality are in Group A, and France’s LDLC will play in opposition to Unicorns of Love Attractive Version amongst others in Group D.
The information comes a couple of days after the EU Masters Spring 2022 groups, casters and play-ins English broadcast streams have been introduced.
The EU Masters options the most effective League of Legends groups within the varied European Regional Leagues (ERLs), the tier beneath the LEC. The group stage kicks off on April 14th 2022.
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