Fer out of SK Gaming starting lineup for two months due to incoming surgery
Fer has been struggling for quite some time both in and outside the game with his breathing, due to broken nose injury, and he will have to undergo two separate surgeries, on his nose and ear this month, followed with at least month of recovery with medical surveillance.
His team will use ex-Immortals rifler Gustavo "SHOWTiME" Gonclaves as a substitute for him in online matches, mostly in ECS and ESL Pro League. Fer should be back in the squad right before ESL One New York, which will start on the 1st October.
With this changes, current SK Gaming lineup will consists of:"I won't be traveling together with my team immediately, but I will join the group in the middle of September, when I will be able to play, however getting ready for the ear surgery.
My intention, is to be back 2 weeks before ESL One New York, and for during these 2 weeks we'll make an intensive preparation with the same goal: WIN!
I am just thankful to those who cheer for me and my team, and I ask you to keep your positive vibration. I also would like to thank “Shoowtime” for accepting right away the invitation to represent the best team in the world", Fer said in his official statement.
Gabriel "FalleN" Toledo
Marcelo "coldzera" David
Lincoln "fnx" Lau
Epitacio "TACO" de Melo
Gustavo "SHOWTiME" Gonçalves