Dyldam Parramatta Eels forward Rory O'Brien

The Parramatta Eels have today announced the re-signing of Rory O’Brien until the end of the 2017 season.

Rory joined the Eels this season and made his debut for the Club in Round 14 of this year and has played a total of nine games for the Club so far.

Head Coach Brad Arthur said that Rory’s commitment was evident from day one of preseason and that his hard work will have well placed for the 2017 season. 

“Rory has made good progress right the way through this season and I am sure that we will continue to see strong improvement to his game in 2017,” Arthur said.

“The Club is increasing the depth of its squad which will only help build strong competition for places next season."

Rory is the fifth re-signing this week for the Eels following the retention of Isaac De Gois, Corey Norman, Danny Wicks and Kenny Edwards. The Club also announced the signing Siosaia Vave on Sunday.