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The Real Rabbitohs are pleased to announce its team to play the New Zealand Warriors in Round 11 of the 2005 Telstra Premiership this Saturday, May 21, kicking off at 7:30pm at North Sydney Oval.
Coach Shaun McRae has been forced to make changes to his side due to injuries and suspension coming out of last weekend?s game against the Storm.
Brad Watts has been recalled into the first grade side following the five-week suspension of winger Luke MacDougall. John Sutton has moved to five-eighth with Ben Walker shifting to halfback. Mick Moran will start from the interchange bench. Trent Young has replaced the injured Shane Walker at hooker, playing his second game of first grade and his second game against the Warriors. Shane Rigon will pack in at lock to replace the suspended Ashley Harrison. Manase Manuokafoa has also been returned to the NRL side.
South Sydney Juniors will play the Balmain Tigers in Jersey Flegg this Saturday night kicking off at 5:40pm. The Premier League clash between South Sydney Juniors and the Balmain Ryde-Eastwood Tigers will played at Leichhardt Oval on Saturday at 3pm.
Gates will open at 5:30pm at North Sydney Oval on Saturday evening. The referee for the NRL clash will be Gavin Badger.
The Real Rabbitohs NRL side is:
1) Todd Polglase 2) Brad Watts 3) Shannon Hegarty 4) Lee Hookey 5) Garth Wood 6) John Sutton 7) Ben Walker 8) Peter Cusack ? 9) Trent Young 10) Scott Logan 11) David Fa?alogo 12) Luke Stuart 13) Shane Rigon
14) Mark Minichiello 15) Scott Geddes 16) Mick Moran 17) Manase Manuokafoa
Coach ? Shaun McRae