High profile recruits Terry Hill and Adam MacDougall will turn out for South's in the Charity Shield match against St George Illawarra at Aussie Stadium on Saturday night.
MacDougall, who has signed with the club this year from Newcastle, will partner Lee Hookey in the centres, while Hill will make a popular return to Souths at lock.
Three of the Rabbitohs' other off-season signings, Dean Byrne (halfback), Glen Hall (prop) and Willie Manu (interchange) are also named to play in the annual match.
Regular front rower Paul Stringer makes his return from shoulder surgery on the bench.
The South Sydney Rabbitoh team is
1) Brad Watts 2) Ahmad Bajouri 3) Lee Hookey 4) Adam MacDougall 5) Shane Marteene 6) Owen Craigie 7) Dean Byrne 8) Glenn Hall 9) Shane Walker 10) Filimone Lolohea 11) Bryan Fletcher 12) Ashley Harrison 13) Terry Hill