FunPlus Phoenix has announced its separation from ShadoW. It is reported that the contract with the Swedish player has come to an end. The organization thanked the player for their hard work over the past year and wished the player good luck in the future.
ShadoW pioneered the original FunPlus Phoenix lineup, joining the team last August. During this time, the Swedish player helped the team win the Valorant Contenders Cup, VCT 2021: Europe Stage 1 Challengers 1, VCT 2021: Europe Stage 1 Challengers 2 and VCT 2021: Europe Stage 2 Challengers 1. In addition, ShadoW helped FunPlus Phoenix get into the top three. within the BLAST Twitch Invitational, First Strike Europe and VCT 2021: Europe Stage 1 Masters.
However, in August 2021, the team decided to put the player on the bench, finding a replacement in the person of SUYGETSU and ardiis. At the same time, the Swedish player was inactive for some time until he played with Team Vitality as part of the qualification for the VALORANT Open Tour: France - Fall.
The current roster of FunPlus Phoenix is as follows:
- ardiis (trial period).
- d00mbr0s (trainer).