Start time:
Tuesday, 23 Jan 2018 20:00 CET
Check in time:
Friday, 12 Jan 2018 12:00 CET
Late sign up:
Saturday, 13 Jan 2018 12:00 CET
Check in/Late sign up ends: Monday, 15 Jan 2018 16:00 CET

Game: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Mode: 5on5
Prizes: Clan equipment worth up to 500 EUR + slots for the ESL Major League
  • Teams must have at least 5 players, but not more than 10 players
  • Player must enter their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (SteamID) game ID
  • Players must play using ESL Anticheat (Wire)
  • At least 5 members of your team must have residence in one of the following countries : ad, al, at, ba, be, bg, by, ch, cz, de, dk, ee, es, fi, fo, fr, gi, gr, hr, hu, ie, is, it, li, lt, lu, lv, mc, md, me, mk, mt, nl, no, pl, pt, ro, rs, ru, se, si, sk, sm, tr, ua, uk, va, xk
  • If you are not able to sign up, then you are already part of one of the following tournaments: ESL Major League. If you have any questions, please contact our support.

Quick Rules

Help & Support

Looking for your opponents or need help? During the cup join ESL CS:GO on Discord or open a support ticket.

Match related issues must be handled via match protest.


The best 4 teams of each group make it into the ESL Open League Playoffs. The top 16 teams of the ESL Open League Playoffs qualify for the next season of the ESL Major League. In addition the winner of the ESL Open League will also get clan equipment worth up to 500 EUR.

Playoffs prizes

medal_gold_3.png 1. Clan equipment worth up to 500 EUR
Slot for Major League
Open League Winner Award
3 months ESL Premium
medal_gold_3.png 2. Slot for Major League
2 months ESL Premium
medal_gold_3.png 3-4. Slot for Major League
1 month ESL Premium
medal_gold_3.png 5-16. Slot for Major League