Written by Mr Puntsource
The Parramatta Eels will host the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs in game eight, Round Seven National Rugby League Telstra Premiership in 2023; It doesn’t get more competitive in round seven as these two fight it out for another two points; The Parramatta Eels just beat bottom of the table Wests Tigers by six points in a close one, while the Bulldogs were just blown off the park by the Rabbitohs, this is a great opportunity for the Eels to start a streak, with the Bulldogs suffering with injuries, the Eels should be able to take advantage and get the two points.
Junior Paulo and Matt Doorey return for the Eels and Andrew Davey, Declan Casey, Jayden Okunbor, Raymond Faitala-Mariner and Tevita Pangai Junior slot in for the Bulldogs.
Since 1998, Parramatta Eels have been winning fifty-one per cent of the head-to-head clashes; Eels at home have won four from the last five against the Bulldogs; the last time these two met? the Eels were victorious winning 42-6.
In Round Six, the Parramatta Eels beat the Wests Tigers 28-22, and the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs lost to the Rabbitohs 50-16.
The Parramatta Eels have averaged twenty-two points a match, and the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have averaged seventeen.
On average, the Parramatta Eels have been leaking twenty-four points a match in 2023, while the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have been leaking twenty-four points a match.