Eels to play Knights in pre-season trial

The Parramatta Eels will clash with the Newcastle Knights at Maitland No.1 Sportsground, Newcastle on Saturday 24 February 2018 in a pre-season trial match ahead of the 2018 season.

Blue & Gold fans are encouraged to attend a huge day of football with five games of footy being played at Maitland No.1 Sportsground with the Eels Jersey Flegg side also in action ahead of the NRL match.

The trial game against the Knights will be a great opportunity for Blue & Gold fans to see the side in action just before the 2018 NRL Telstra Premiership gets underway.

With five grades in action on the day, there is plenty of football for all fans! Kick off times still TBC.

Tickets will go on sale to Knights Members from Friday, with the match going on sale to the public from Monday online or over the counter at the Maitland Visitor Information Centre.

Tickets are $20 for grandstand seating, $10 for general admission and while children under 12 are free, a ticket will still need to be booked for each child along with the adult ticket.

Parramatta Eels Blue & Gold Members will receive further details on Friday, with information on how to purchase tickets.