Before another player of the team FaZe Clan faced the same problem. It was Dauren ‘AdreN’ Kystaubaev. Unlike NiKo, he managed to get a visa to Australia and is getting prepared for the next match. At the first match the team USTILO known for his performances under the tag Tainted Minds and the coach of FaZe, Janko ‘YNk’ Paunovic played instead of the absent players of the European roster.
There is no information about who is going to replace NiKo at the upcoming match.
FaZe Clan got to Group B. There at the first match they defeated Chiefs Esports Club and now they have to face with the next opponent, NRG Esports, with a real fight.
Intel Extreme Masters Sydney 2019 is taking place from 30 April till 5 May. The main prize pool of the event consists of $250,000 and further it will be split into sixteen part for the teams from all over the world.