The South Sydney Rabbitohs are pleased to announce their NRL squad for round 16 against the Wests Tigers to be played at Leichhardt Oval this Sunday 4 July at 4:05pm.
Rabbitohs Head Coach Wayne Bennett has named a 23-man squad due to the Rabbitohs’ level of representation in State of Origin Game II last Sunday night. The squad includes all five of the Rabbitohs players that played for their state in Brisbane on Sunday.
Team List Announcement Round 16
Liam Knight is set to play his 50th NRL game in South Sydney colours this Sunday against the Tigers. Campbell Graham will play in his 100th game for the Rabbitohs in all grades. Benji Marshall will surpass John Sutton and Brad Fittler on the game’s all-time first grade game list this Sunday and draw level with former team mate Darius Boyd in equal-ninth position on 337 first grade games.
The Rabbitohs and the Tigers will play for the Beyond Blue Cup this Sunday to help promote mental health awareness. The Rabbitohs encourage anyone who may be struggling with their mental health to contact Beyond Blue for support and help by visiting https://www.beyondblue.org.au/ or by calling 1300 22 4636.
The South Sydney Rabbitohs’ NRL squad for Sunday’s clash with the Tigers is:
Match: Wests Tigers v Rabbitohs
Round 16 -
Venue: Leichhardt Oval, Sydney
Fullback for Wests Tigers is number 1 Daine LaurieFullback for Rabbitohs is number 1 Latrell Mitchell
Winger for Wests Tigers is number 2 David NofoalumaWinger for Rabbitohs is number 2 Alex Johnston
Centre for Wests Tigers is number 3 James RobertsCentre for Rabbitohs is number 3 Dane Gagai
Centre for Wests Tigers is number 4 Adam DoueihiCentre for Rabbitohs is number 4 Campbell Graham
Winger for Wests Tigers is number 5 Ken MaumaloWinger for Rabbitohs is number 5 Taane Milne
Five-Eighth for Wests Tigers is number 6 Moses MbyeFive-Eighth for Rabbitohs is number 6 Cody Walker
Halfback for Wests Tigers is number 7 Luke BrooksHalfback for Rabbitohs is number 7 Adam Reynolds
Prop for Wests Tigers is number 8 James TamouProp for Rabbitohs is number 8 Mark Nicholls
Hooker for Wests Tigers is number 9 Jacob LiddleHooker for Rabbitohs is number 9 Damien Cook
Prop for Wests Tigers is number 10 Alex TwalProp for Rabbitohs is number 10 Hame Sele
2nd Row for Wests Tigers is number 11 Luke Garner2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 11 Keaon Koloamatangi
2nd Row for Wests Tigers is number 12 Luciano Leilua2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 12 Jai Arrow
Lock for Wests Tigers is number 13 Alex SeyfarthLock for Rabbitohs is number 13 Cameron Murray
Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 14 Stefano UtoikamanuInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 14 Benji Marshall
Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 15 Shawn BloreInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 15 Liam Knight
Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 16 Thomas MikaeleInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 16 Thomas Burgess
Interchange for Wests Tigers is number 17 Joe OfahengaueInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 17 Jacob Host
Reserve for Wests Tigers is number 18 Michael Chee KamReserve for Rabbitohs is number 18 Braidon Burns
- Referee: Grant Atkins
- Touch Judge: Kasey Badger
- Touch Judge: Peter Gough
- Senior Review Official: Henry Perenara
The South Sydney Rabbitohs’ NSW Cup and Jersey Flegg Cup teams will not play over the next two weekends with the NSWRL postponing the competitions due to COVID-19 restrictions.