RLWC - Eels named in Round Three
All the official 21-man line-ups for the third week of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup have been confirmed with Eels players Daniel Alvaro, Nathan Brown, Michael Jennings, Manu Ma’u, Peni Terepo, Brad Takairangi, Frank Pritchard, Suaia Matagi, Mitch Moses and Tim Mannah all set to take part in the third week of the competition.
Teams will be reduced to 17 an hour before kick-off on game day.
Fiji v Italy - Canberra Stadium, Friday 7.40pm (AEDT)
Eels forwards Daniel Alvaro and Nathan Brown have been named in Italy’s starting line up, after their 46-0 victory over USA last week.
New Zealand v Tonga - Waikato Stadium, Hamilton, Saturday 5pm (3pm AEDT)
Michael Jennings, Manu Ma’u and Peni Terepo have all been named in Tonga’s starting side to take on Eels centre Brad Takairangi in the Kiwiw starting line up following both teams coming away with victories in Round Two.
Samoa v Scotland, Barlow Park, Cairns, Saturday 4.10pm (5.10pm AEDT)
Samoan team captained by Frank Pritchard, including Suaia Matagi will looking to rebound after their 32-18 loss against Tonga last week.
Australia v Lebanon, Sydney Football Stadium, Saturday 8pm (AEDT)
Mitchell Moses and Tim Mannah have been named in Lebanon’s starting line up after their 29-10 loss against Engalnd in Round Two.
PNG v USA, Oil Search National Football Stadium, Port Moresby, Sunday 3pm (4pm AEDT)
Wales v Ireland, Perth Rectangular Stadium, Sunday 3.30pm (6.30pm AEDT)
England v France, Perth Rectangular Stadium, Sunday 6pm (9pm AEDT)
To see the full round two team lists, click here.