Gutherson joins extended Blues squad
Parramatta Eels captain and fullback Clint Gutherson has today been called into the NSW Blues squad as 19th man ahead of the upcoming Origin II clash against Queensland in Perth on Sunday 23 June.
Gutherson will join NSW Blues Head Coach Brad Fittler and the rest of the NSW side, including fellow teammate Blake Ferguson, in camp in Perth as they begin their preparations for the clash.
Wests Tigers back rower Ryan Matterson has also been named as 18th man with the duo expected to attend training on Wednesday 19 June.
NSW Blues squad
1 James Tedesco (Sydney Roosters)
2 Blake Ferguson (Parramatta Eels)
3 Tom Trbojevic (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)
4 Jack Wighton (Canberra Raiders)
5 Josh Addo-Carr (Melbourne Storm)
6 James Maloney (Penrith Panthers)
7 Nathan Cleary (Penrith Panthers)
8 Daniel Saifiti (Newcastle Knights)
9 Damien Cook (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
10 Paul Vaughan (St George Illawarra Dragons)
11 Boyd Cordner (c) (Sydney Roosters)
12 Tyson Frizell (St George Illawarra Dragons)
13 Jake Trbojevic (Manly Warringah Sea Eagles)
14 Dale Finucane (Melbourne Storm)
15 Tariq Sims (St George Illawarra Dragons)
16 Cameron Murray (South Sydney Rabbitohs)
17 Wade Graham (Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks)
18 Ryan Matterson (Wests Tigers)
19 Clint Gutherson (Parramatta Eels)