Guttenbeil back in Warriors line-up
to play the Eels

The return of Awen Guttenbeil is the main feature of the Warriors side named to take on the Parramatta Eels in this weekend's NRL match.

Guttenbeil is back in the starting side after recovering from a leg injury and has been named in the second row.

He replaces Sione Faumuina in the pack - Faumuina has been named on the bench.

Skipper Monty Betham is back at hooker after a stint at loose forward with Wairangi Koopu named in the number 13 jersey.

In the backs, Tony Martin and Clinton Toopi switch places - Martin has been named in the centres alongside Vinnie Anderson, with Toopi moving to the wing.

The starting side is:

Brent Webb Clinton Toopi Vinnie Anderson Tony Martin Francis Meli Jerome Ropati Stacey Jones Iafeta Paleaaesina Monty Betham Richard Villasanti Louis Anderson Awen Guttebeil Wairangi Koopu.


Sione Faumuina Karl Temata Evarn Tuimavave Thomas Leuluai Lance Hohaia (one to be omitted).