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Game Day Guide: Wests Tigers v Eels, Round 20

The Parramatta Eels face the Wests Tigers at Bankwest Stadium on Saturday 26 September in Round 20 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.

Whilst this will be the last game of the season for the Wests Tigers, farewelling Chris Lawrence and Benji Marshall this game, the clash is an important one for the Eels who must win to secure an all-important top four spot.

The Eels are coming off a 26-12 victory over the Brisbane Broncos whilst the Wests Tigers are coming off a 50-22 defeat to the Melbourne Storm last week.

Here is everything you need to know ahead of kick off!

Round 20 crowd 

From 1 July, restricted crowds of up to 10,000 (or as much as 25 percent of a venue) will be permitted in NSW and Queensland.

Eels Members have been contacted in regards to purchasing tickets to the clash if they would like to attend. If you need further details or were not contacted, please email our team at membership@parraeels.com.au and a team member will contact you ASAP. 

Please note Bankwest Stadium is enforcing social distancing, cashless transactions, and mobile-only ticketing along with revisions to their food and beverage packages.

Tickets will be not be able to be purchased at the gate.

How can I be COVID safe at the game?

We kindly request members to consider the safety of others and please stay home if you have been feeling unwell, have been in contact with anyone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19, or are awaiting on the results of a COVID-19 test (including yourself).

If you have been in a COVID-19 hotspot such as Victoria in the last 14 days or any of the venues listed on the NSW health website in the designated time periods you will not be permitted to attend events at the Stadium at this time.

More information on Bankwest Stadiums COVIDSafe measures can be found here. 

Is your Plan B sorted?

Wherever you’re watching the game, if you drink, you’ll need a Plan B to get home. Whether that’s taking public transport, ride-sharing, using a taxi or arranging a lift. Be the real MVP of the night, sort out a plan B and don’t drink drive.

Show your Blue & Gold pride!

Share your best pictures on FacebookTwitter and Instagram of you wearing your Blue & Gold with the hashtags #PARRAdise and tag us @TheParraEels so we can see your great photos!

Stay connected!

The best way to follow the Eels on game day and during the week is through the Eels website, social media channels and on the app.

We will be posting all the interviews, exclusive content, match previews, pre-game and post game analysis and much much more! Our social media channels will provide all the latest updates and breaking news so make sure you follow us and get all the updates as they happen.

Broadcast

The broadcast will run live on Foxtel – Fox League, while fans with Kayo Sports will be able to stream the match on their preferred device. Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand) will also be broadcasting.

Telstra customers will have FREE access to all matches of the NRL Telstra Premiership on the NRL app.

ABC and 2GB/4BC will also be broadcasting via radio.

International Coverage:

  • Sky Sports (UK & Ireland)
  • Fox Sports (USA)
  • TVWAN Action (Papua New Guinea – PayTV)
  • Sport24 (Worldwide In-Flight/In-Ship – excl Aus and NZ domestic airlines)
  • Watch NRL: Not available in Australia, New Zealand or Pacific regions