Wardell has left TSM
Matthew “Wardell” Yu has resigned from TSM’s VALORANT after today’s announcement. The team is reportedly set to move to Texas, where they will train together, but the 23-year-old has not agreed a move.
Matthew “Wardell” Yu has been part of TSM’s VALORANT team since the North American club joined the VALORANT tournament in May 2020. During Matthew’s time at TSM, he was always one of the best players on the team and helped them win two North American VCT Stage Three Challengers in the August 2021, T1 x Nerd Street Gamers Showdown in June 2020 and FaZe Clan Invitational in August 2020.
Matthew “Wardell” Yu wrote on Twitter, “Thank you for pulling me out of CS: GO and giving me a new life I will never forget,” Matthew “Wardell Yu wrote on Twitter. Based on when he switched from CS: GO to VALORANT in 2020.
With the departure of Matthew “Wardell” Yu from TSM’s VALORANT, only Yassine “Subroza” Taoufik, Aleko Gabuniya, Corey Nigra and Daniel “Rossy” Abedrabbo are left.
Valorant is incredibly important to TSM. We've been a part of it since the start & we're determined to build a championship winning roster
This takes commitment by all players, alignment with a competitive vision, & the desire to work together to take the team to the next level.
— TSM FTX (@TSM) March 23, 2022