Cloud9 sign Golden
Posted: Aug 9, 2018 Written by: do_0h

After just one stint with the team at the United States Eleague Premier 2018 the North American based Counter-Strike:Global Offensive team, United States Cloud9 has decided to add the former fnatic player and In Game Leader, Sweden Maikil 'Golden' Selim.


This completes the transfer from Sweden fnatic where he was benched.


The announcement was made on the official website of the team where the CEO and Owner of United States Cloud9, United States Jack Etienne of the team wrote:

"Coaches, players, and myself were impressed with the professionalism and structure Golden brought to our team.

The organization is thrilled to be moving forward with him as a part of Cloud9.

Welcome, Golden!"


At the same time Sweden Golden himself stressed:

"I can't express how much I want to wear the Cloud9 jersey and give my all for the fans. After just one week with the team, I feel like I'm at home already.

The atmosphere has been unreal and I'm looking forward to the success we'll have in the near future, and maybe a few rib-eyes on the way."


As for the other stand-in they had, the European Union mousesports player Slovakia Martyn 'STYKO' Styk, a report by vpesports.com hints to him staying with the team untill the end of Turkey BLAST Pro Series: Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul, Turkey 2018 meaning he will attend the United Kingdom FaceIT Major 2018 in United Kingdom London, United Kingdom with the NA side.


With this in mind, United States Cloud9 now has the following CS:GO team:

  • United States Timothy 'autimatic' Ta
  • United States Will 'RUSH' Wierzba
  • United States Tyler 'Skadoodle' Latham
  • Sweden Maikil 'Golden' Selim
  • Slovakia Martyn 'STYKO' Styk (stand-in/on loan from European Union mousesports)
  • United States Andrew 'Irukandji' Timmerman (coach)


While Sweden fnatic now is:

The Sweden fnatic Academy team:

  • Sweden Alexander 'AlekS' Andersson
  • Sweden Johan 'Meddo' Lundborg
  • United Kingdom Adam 'ec1s' Eccles
  • Slovenia Matej 'MaTaFe' Fekonja
  • Germany Niels 'luckeRRR' Jasiek
  • Sweden Stefan 'StSander' Andersson (coach)

Remind you the main Sweden fnatic roster:

  • Sweden Richard 'Xizt' Landstrom (C)
  • Sweden Freddy 'KRiMZ' Johansson
  • Sweden Robin 'flusha' Ronnquist
  • Sweden Jesper 'JW' Wecksell
  • Sweden William 'draken' Sundin
  • Sweden Jimmy 'Jumpy' Berndtsson (coach)
Latest Comments