The qualifiers will be hosted in North America and Europe on January 30-31. A lot of teams will face in Bo1 matches to determine two best participants of the qualification who will go to the close qualifying round.
In its turn, the close qualifiers will be carried out on February 6-8. One invite to the LAN final of IEM XIV — Sydney 2019 will be up for grabs in the European and the North American divisions.
The final stage of the championship by ESL will take place in Sydney from April 30 to May 5. There, 16 teams will divide a prize pool in the sum of $250,000. Only two participants are known at the moment. FaZe Clan and Renegades have received direct invites from the organizers.