Eels injury and unavailable list

An update on the Dyldam Parramatta Eels squad heading into Round 6 of the NRL Telstra Premiership. 

Hooker Nathan Peats has been named to take on the Canberra Raiders on Saturday at Pirtek Stadium, returning from a dislocated elbow. 

Halfback Luke Kelly sustained an ACL injury in the Wentworthville Magpies’ Round 5 match, and will miss the rest of the 2016 season.

Fullback Bevan French dislocated his elbow in the Eels’ under 20s match on Sunday afternoon, and will likely miss 4-6 weeks of competition. 

Prop Tim Mannah is set to miss a further 2 weeks of competition with a fractured shoulder blade picked up in the Eels’ Easter Monday win over the Wests Tigers at ANZ Stadium.

Forward Matt Woods will miss a further 3-5 weeks of competition with a hamstring injury, while centre John Folau will miss a further 1-2 weeks with a fractured foot. 

Anthony Watmough continues to train on a modified rehab program for a knee injury, with a return date yet to be confirmed.