pyth to join NiP – Report

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Ninjas in Pyjamas will replace Aleksi "allu" Jalli with Jacob "pyth" Mourujärvi, according to a report from Aftonbladet.

NiP announced on Sunday Adam "friberg" Friberg as the first player who will be part of their 2016 lineup, which will have at least one new face after Aleksi "allu" Jalli announced his departure from the team earlier in the month.

According to Aftonbladet, Patrik "f0rest" Lindberg, Richard "Xizt" Landström and Christopher "GeT_RiGhT" Alesund are also committed to NiP and will soon pen new contracts with the organisation.

Rounding out the roster will be Jacob "pyth" Mourujärvi, who returned to Sweden in October after a six-month spell in North America, where he played for Luminosity and Winterfox. After leaving the United States, the 22-year-old decided to take a break from gaming to assess his options.

Contacted by, Mourujärvi declined to comment on the report. NiP will continue to unveil one player per day until New Year's Eve.

NiP's reported new lineup will consist of:

  • Christopher "GeT_RiGhT" Alesund
  • Patrik "f0rest" Lindberg
  • Richard "Xizt" Landström
  • Adam "friberg" Friberg
  • Jacob "pyth" Mourujärvi


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