The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Hooker Chad Randall,rookie Kane Cleal and veteran Albert Torrens have been chosen in an 18 man Sea Eagle side to play Cronulla Sutherland at Shark Park on Saturday at 5.30 p.m.
Randall came back from injury last weekend and had 20 minutes in Premier League,Cleal has been rewarded for outstanding form and Torrens has had one match back from suspension.
If he gets a start it will be Cleal's NRL debut -following his famous father into the maroon and whites.Solomon Haumono wasn't considered beacause of a knee injury while Jason King remains out for at least another week with a shoulder injury.
Manly's teams for the weekend are:
Andrew Walker,Scott Donald,Albert Torrens,Paul Stephenson,Chris Hicks,Jye Mullane,Michael Monaghan,Daniel Heckenberg,Chad Randall,Ian Donnelly,Sam Harris,Luke Williamson,Steve Menzies (c).Replacements: John Hopoate,Kylie Leuluai,Anthony Watmough,Shane Dunley,Kane Cleal (one to be omitted).