Excel Esports rebrands ahead of 2019 League of Legends European Championship

With less than a week before the upcoming League of Legends European Championship season, one of the league’s newest teams, which was formerly known as exceL Esports, announced a rebranded look and name.

The organization’s name will now be stylized as EXCEL, and the team will enter the competitive League of Legends region featuring a new logo for the upcoming LEC season.  

The 2019 LEC season is set to begin Jan. 18 and will feature six returning teams from the previous season alongside four new competitors. The league revealed its ten franchises when it announced its own rebranding during the off-season.

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The league recently revealed the schedule for the opening week, which will see EXCEL face Splyce for their first game on stage. EXCEL will then play against Rogue, another new team in the league, during the second day of the week.