Vitality sign Kyojin, RpK benched2021-04-12 16:37:00
Jayson “Kyojin” Nguyen Van became Vitality`s new fifth player. He will substitute Cédric “RpK” Guipouy, who will be removed from the active lineup after the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown.
It's one of these tough decisions that we have to make. Cédric is an example as an achiever, consistent and inspiring player. The team is facing some difficulties and we need to find a new pace. It's never easy to let a legendary, inspiring and consistent player such as RpK step back from competition, and we'll do everything we can do to support him in what's yet to come.
There were rumors that Kyojin has a VAC-ban, but at the start of April Jayson announced that he was eligible to participate in Valve-sponsored events.
After the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown, Vitality will have the following lineup: