Written by Christopher Tearse
Saturday, June 20, 7.35 PM, Round 6, Bankwest Stadium, Sydney Roosters take on Parramatta Eels NRL Match Preview
Clash of the Round, Last years Premiers take on this year’s top of the table leaders and the winner will truly stamp their dominance on the competition, its time to officially find out who the true competition leaders are and if the Eels could go all the way this year, if the Eels win you would have to say they are the real hope for all their fans, if they incur a loss to the Roosters it could shed some doubt on how far they will go this season, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves returns for the Roosters and will be needed.
The Sydney Roosters
|Jared Waerea-Hargreaves||Lindsay Collins|
1. James Tedesco 2. Daniel Tupou 3. Josh Morris 4. Joseph Manu 5. Brett Morris 6. Luke Keary 7. Kyle Flanagan 8. Jared Waerea-Hargreaves 9. Jake Friend 10. Siosiua Taukeiaho 11. Boyd Cordner 12. Angus Crichton 13. Victor Radley
Reserves: 14. Sam Verrills 15. Isaac Liu 16. Nat Butcher 17. Lindsay Collins 18. Sitili Tupouniua 19. Mitchell Aubusson 20. Ryan Hall 21. Lachlan Lam
Coach: Trent Robinson
The Parramatta Eels
|Brad Takairangi||Kane Evans|
1. Clinton Gutherson 2. Maika Sivo 3. Michael Jennings 4. Waqa Blake 5. Blake Ferguson 6. Dylan Brown 7. Mitchell Moses 8. Reagan Campbell-Gillard 9. Reed Mahoney 10. Junior Paulo 11. Shaun Lane 12. Ryan Matterson 13. Nathan Brown
Reserves: 14. Ray Stone 15. Marata Niukore 16. Oregon Kaufusi 17. Peni Terepo 18. Brad Takairangi 19. David Gower 20. George Jennings 21. Jai Field
Coach: Brad Arthur
The last time these two teams met the Sydney Roosters at home beat the Eels 32-18. Previously, in earlier years and most recent form, matches played between the Roosters and the Eels have favoured the Roosters winning 21 of 34 head to heads since 1998, the Roosters lost their first two games of the season was that only due to personnel changes and team adjustments?
Parramatta Eels for the win.
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