UPDATE: In a reddit comment, Schalke 04 esports confirmed that it is Pride who will be replaced by the start of the Summer Split.
In an interview with Schalke 04 esports’ CGO Tim Reichert, the organization announced that there will be “upcoming roster changes”.
The change will include “a change in a position within our player’s roster”. The reasoning for this decision reads as follows:
“During the split, we found that despite extensive training, there was no synergy between certain individual positions and if we want to see a change in Summer, we had to act.”
You can read the entire interview here.
The organization also announced, that they officially added a sports psychologist in Fabian Broich. Broich previously worked with the team in the last two weeks of the Spring Split, in which Schalke 04 esports went 2-2.
Additionally, Hans Christian Dürr, former Head of Esports of Schalke 04, will leave the team.