The Worlds are approaching, but which teams are qualified? Let’s take stock of the situation with this article.
In the last few days, there has been some shocking news about the League of Legends Worlds. The tournament, which was originally supposed to take place in China, has been moved to Europe due to problems related to the pandemic. However, it has not yet been announced where the tournament will take place.
The Mid-season invitational was held in Reykjavík some think that the Worlds 2021 could also be held in Iceland but the official announcement has not yet arrived. However, it could arrive in the next few days. Riot Games is looking for the best accommodation to allow teams not to have to quarantine and at the same time allow the public to be able to watch the event live.
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But which teams have already qualified? 24 teams from all over the world will participate in Worlds 2021, at the moment we do not know the names of all 24 qualified teams but we already have a good list of those who have already snatched the pass for the tournament.
We remind you that 24 teams divided by regions qualify for the event
- 4 China
- 4 Korea
- 3 Europe
- 3 North America
- 2 PCS
- 1 Brazil
- 1 CIS
- 1 Japan
- 1 South America
- 1 Oceania
- 1 Turkey
China and Korea are the favored nations for the final victory and will each have 4 teams qualified for the event. At the moment they have obtained the pass for China, FunPlus Phoenix and Edward Gaming, still missing two places. Curious to note how Royal Never Give Up which won the Mid-Season Invitational is not yet qualified and risks not showing up at the start of the tournament.
|China||FunPlus Phoenix||Nuguri, Tian, Doinb, Lwx, Crisp|
|China||EDward Gaming||Flandre, Jiejie, Scout, Viper, Meiko|
|Korea||DWG KIA||Khan, Canyon, ShowMaker, Ghost, BeryL|
|Korea||Gen.G||Rascal, Clid, Bdd, Ruler, Life|
|Korea||T1||Canna, Oner, Faker, Gumayusi, Keria|
|Europe||Rogue||Odoamne, Inspired, Larsson, Hans sama, Trymbi|
|Europe||MAD Lions||Armut, Elyoya, Humanoid, Carzzy, Kaiser|
|Europe||Fnatic||Adam, Bwipo, Nisqy, Upset, Hylissang|
|NA||100 Thieves||Ssumday, Closer, Abbedagge, FBI, huhi|
|NA||Team Liquid||Alphari, Santorin, Jensen, Tactical, CoreJJ|
|NA||Cloud9||Fudge, Blaber, Perkz, Zven, Vulcan|
|SEA (PCS)||PSG Talon||Hanabi, River, Maple, Unified, Kaiwing|
|SEA (PCS)||Beyond Gaming||Liang, HuSha, Maoan, Doggo, Kino|
|LATAM||Infinity Esports||Buggax, SolidSnake, cody, WhiteLotus, Ackerman|
For Korea, the currently qualified teams are DWG KIA, Gen G and T1. Three teams that can take home the title, while the 3 European teams that will go to Worlds 2021 are already known and are Rogue, MAD Lions and Fnatic.
Just as the 3 qualified American teams are known: 100 Thieves, Team Liquid and Cloud9. There are still 8 places left to be assigned out of 24, these places will be decided by the latest results of the local tournaments. There will be updates soon.