Fnatic issued an update to their fans via Twitter, revealing that the two Elias “upset“Lipp and Zdravets”Hylissang“Iliev Galabov had tested positive for COVID-19. The organization added that his trip to Mexico would be delayed as a result.
“We are currently working closely with Riot on the matter and are doing absolutely everything in our power to ensure our team arrives safely ahead of their first game on September 29,“, he said in his announcement.
Fnatic maintained that the health and well-being of its players was its top priority and ensured Upset and Hyllisang were feeling well. The organization added that it would provide updates as it receives them in the coming days.
The team was right under the community lens after Fnatic’s bot-laner spoke about the team’s preparation for Worlds 2022. In a chat with League of Legends personality Nick “LS“From Cesare, Upset said that Fnatic is leaving for NA on September 24 (Saturday) and haven’t faced any team yet.