O'Meley Named to Play in Bulldog

Mitsubishi Electric Bulldogs frontrower Mark O'Meley will make his long awaited return for the Bulldogs in their round 5 NRL encounter with the Sea Eagles this Sunday.

O'Meley has been out since 21 February when he suffered a fractured eye socket injury in the Bulldogs trial game against Canberra.

Bulldogs coach Steve Folkes has moved Willie Mason back to the second-row with big Hutch Maiava dropping back to Premier League.

Reni Maitua has been promoted from Premier League to the first grade interchange with Brett Oliver relegated to Premier League.

The Bulldogs game against The Sea Eagles will be played at Telstra Stadium on Sunday as a part of the big Easter Double Header. The game kicks off at 4.30pm with the game between St George Illawarra Dragons and the Wests Tigers starting at 2.30pm.


1. Luke Patten 2. Hazem El Masri 3. Jamaal Lolesi 4. Willie Tonga 5. Matt Utai 6. Johnathan Thurston 7. Brent Sherwin 8. Mark O?meley 9. Tony Grimaldi 10. Steven Price 11. Willie Mason 12. Andrew Ryan 13. Braith Anasta

Interchange: 14. Reni Maitua 15. Roy Asotasi 16. Sonny Bill Williams 17. Jamie Feeney

Coach: Steve Folkes