Credit: PGL

Roster shuffle in full swing

misutaaa reportedly heading to EG

Following his apparent removal from Vitality’s starting lineup, Kevin “misutaaa” Rabier seems to be wasting no time in finding a new home. The French rifler is on his way to joining Evil Geniuses, according to a report by

Evil Geniuses are looking to rebuild their roster following a disappointing start to the year. In-game leader Jake “Stewie2K” Yip and William “RUSH” Wierzba are seemingly on their way out.

By bringing in misutaaa, EG is signing a potential superstar. The 19-year-old already has over two years of experience on the highest level and has at times shown solid performances.

misutaa and neeLaN would be filling the hole left by Stewie2k at EG – Image: ESL

But since Vitality turned international at the start of the year, misutaaa has had to make sacrifices in the roles he’s playing.

The same report from mentions a second player closing in on a move to EG. Shanzar “neaLaN” Ishakov is set to leave K23 and move to North America. The 21-year-old Kazakh will take over in-game leading duties from Stewie2K, who is seemingly switching to VALORANT.

If all moves go through, Evil Geniuses will be left with:

  • 🇫🇷 Kevin “misutaaa” Rabier
  • 🇰🇿 Shanzar “neaLaN” Ishakov
  • 🇺🇸 Vincent “brehze” Cayonte
  • 🇺🇸 Timothy “autimatic” Ta
  • 🇧🇬 Tsvetelin “cerq” Dimitrov

While Josse van Dessel covers a variety of topics ranging from FIFA esports competitions to professional chess matches, his greatest emphasis is on the world of Counter-Strike, where he covers the title's biggest events and its latest roster moves. Josse also covers local market news in his native Netherlands.