Ninjas in Pyjamas, who are currently 2-6 in the EU LCS and tied with SK Gaming for last, have announced some massive roster changes that will take effect during this week, week three, of the EU LCS Summer Split.
Here's their announcement, taking from the NiP Gaming Facebook page:
"Ninjas in pyjamas League of Legends division is changing up its roster!
It is no secret that our initial results have not been up to the high standards that the team has set of themselves and what the fans expects of them. Therefore the team has decided to effect some changes to the roster for the remainder of the LCS Summer split. 3 players will, in order to improve on our current results, to step down from the active roster. NeeGodbro, TheTess and Svenskeren has decided to step down as subs, to be replaced by two of our current subs in the form of Vytautas "extinkt" Melinauskas, and Tobias "Malunoo" Magnusson. While we have recruited Aleš "Freeze" Kněžínek, former AD Carry of Heimerdingers Colossi and Samurais in Jeans teams.
The team believes that these changes are what is needed in order to remain competitive, and challenge for the higher spots in the current split of the LCS.
The new lineup will be seen the first time in the upcoming week 3 matches to take place at the studios in Cologne, Germany.
The new NiP.LoL - Lineup:
Søren "Bjergsen" Bjerg - Mid Lane
Martin "Deficio" Lynge - Support
Vytautas "extinkt" Melinauskas - Top Lane
Aleš "Freeze" Kněžínek - AD Carry
Tobias "Malunoo" Magnusson - Jungler
Dan Van "NeeGodbro" Vo - Sub
Kasper "TheTess" Poulsen - Sub
Dennis "Svenskeren" Johnsen - Sub"