The Rabbitohs have confirmed their NRL and NYC pre-season matches, with the action to kick off on Saturday 2 February.


The first time a Rabbitohs side will take to the field in 2013 is in an under 20s trial against Wentworthville at Erskineville Oval on 2 February, moving through to the 30th Charity Shield to be played at ANZ Stadium against the St George Illawarra Dragons on Friday 22 February.


The NRL pre-season match schedule is:


Saturday 9 February - Return to Redfern - Rabbitohs vs Papua New Guinea - Australian Technology Park Performance Centre at Redfern Oval, Sydney - 6pm kick off - Tickets available here.


Saturday 16 February - Coffs Harbour Trial - Rabbitohs vs Knights - BCU International Stadium, Coffs Harbour - 7pm kick off - Tickets available here.


Friday 22 February - 30th Charity Shield - Rabbitohs vs Dragons - ANZ Stadium, Sydney - 7:35pm kick off - Tickets available soon.


The under 20s pre-season match schedule is:


Saturday 2 February - Rabbitohs vs Wentworthville - Erskineville Oval - 4:30pm kick off.


Saturday 16 February - Rabbitohs vs Sharks - Erskineville Oval - 4pm kick off (followed by Bears vs Sharks NSW Cup trial match at 6pm.)


Friday 22 February - Charity Shield - Rabbitohs vs Dragons - ANZ Stadium - kick off TBC.