Eels touch down in Alice Springs
The Dyldam Parramatta Eels have today landed in #eelsterritory ahead of their 2016 pre-season trial match against the Gold Coast Titans at ANZAC Oval in Alice Springs on Saturday, February 13.
Eels Head Coach Brad Arthur has taken a 24-man squad for the clash, featuring thirteen squad members of the victorious Downer NRL Auckland Nines side.
See the squad below:
Isaac De Gois
The pre-season trial game against the Titans kicks off at 7:30pm, with gates opening at 4:30pm. The trial clash will not be televised or streamed live, however Blue and Gold fans can tune into the live commentary broadcast on CAAMA Radio.
Eels fans can also get coverage of the game, along with all the Blue and Gold activities in #eelsterritory at @theparraeels on Twitter or via our Facebook page.
Heading into the third year of a ground-breaking four-year partnership with the Northern Territory Government, the Eels are again planning a full twelve-month calendar of visits to #eelsterritory.
The Blue and Gold will host coaching and skills clinics through Alice Springs, Katherine and Darwin, as well as business networking events, community visits, educational programs, and an NRL Telstra Premiership clash in Darwin during the season.