Opposition Team List: Eels v Knights, Round 21

The Parramatta Eels take on the Newcastle Knights at Bankwest Stadium in Round 21 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.

Opposition Head Coach Nathan Brown has named his Newcastle Knights line up for the clash, sticking by the same 17 who took the field last week.

This means Kurt Mann remains on the wing with Connor Watson at hooker and Mason Lino in the halves for the match-up at Bankwest Stadium on Saturday.

Danny Levi returns to the squad via the extended bench.

Jamie Buhrer, Beau Fermor and Jirah Momoisea are also in the extended squad. 

The NRL clash will be the third game of a triple header at Bankwest Stadium. Jersey Flegg kick off at 1:30pm, Canterbury Cup at 3:15pm and NRL at 5:30pm.

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Eels is number 1 Clinton Gutherson
    Fullback for Knights is number 1 Kalyn Ponga
  • Winger for Eels is number 2 Maika Sivo
    Winger for Knights is number 2 Kurt Mann
  • Centre for Eels is number 3 Michael Jennings
    Centre for Knights is number 3 Hymel Hunt
  • Centre for Eels is number 4 Waqa Blake
    Centre for Knights is number 4 Tautau Moga
  • Winger for Eels is number 5 Brad Takairangi
    Winger for Knights is number 5 Shaun Kenny-Dowall
  • Five-Eighth for Eels is number 6 Dylan Brown
    Five-Eighth for Knights is number 6 Mason Lino
  • Halfback for Eels is number 7 Mitchell Moses
    Halfback for Knights is number 7 Mitchell Pearce

Forwards

  • Prop for Eels is number 15 Daniel Alvaro
    Prop for Knights is number 8 David Klemmer
  • Hooker for Eels is number 9 Reed Mahoney
    Hooker for Knights is number 22 Danny Levi
  • Prop for Eels is number 10 Junior Paulo
    Prop for Knights is number 10 Daniel Saifiti
  • 2nd Row for Eels is number 11 Shaun Lane
    2nd Row for Knights is number 11 Lachlan Fitzgibbon
  • 2nd Row for Eels is number 12 Manu Ma'u
    2nd Row for Knights is number 12 Mitchell Barnett
  • Lock for Eels is number 13 Nathan Brown
    Lock for Knights is number 13 Tim Glasby

Interchange

  • Interchange for Eels is number 14 Marata Niukore
    Interchange for Knights is number 9 Connor Watson
  • Interchange for Eels is number 16 David Gower
    Interchange for Knights is number 14 Jacob Saifiti
  • Interchange for Eels is number 17 Tepai Moeroa
    Interchange for Knights is number 16 Sione Mata'utia
  • Interchange for Eels is number 19 Peni Terepo
    Interchange for Knights is number 17 Aidan Guerra