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Sea Eagles name squad for Rabbitohs
The Manly Sea Eagles have named an unchanged 17 for Sunday's Brookvale Oval showdown with South Sydney.
Coach Des Hasler has named the side which beat Canberra 36-14 last Sunday.
Chad Randall has been named 18th man to cover for Ben Kennedy who will be a replacement for Australia in the Test against New Zealand at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.
Kennedy's fitness will be checked on Saturday before a decision is made regarding him playing against South Sydney.
Manly coach Des Hasler has warned his side against complacency and has pointed out that Souths beat Manly at Brookvale Oval last season.
"They are a very capable side and there is no way we expect anything but a torrid match on Sunday,"Hasler said.
The Manly NRL side to play South Sydney at Brookvale Oval at 3 p.m. on Sunday is: Brett Stewart,Scott Donald,Steve Matai,Paul Stephenson,Chris Hicks,Michael Witt,Michael Monaghan (c),Brent Kite,Luke Williamson,Daniel Heckenberg,Steve Menzies,Anthony Watmough,Ben Kennedy.Replacements: Shane Dunley,Jason King,Sam Harris,Kylie Leuluai,Chad Randall.
The JERSEY FLEGG side to play South Sydney at 11.15 a.m. on Sunday is:Josh Lewis,Ryan Cribb,James Donlan,Simon Yeo,Bryce Gearin,Sam Key,Grant Jessop,Adam Shaw,Joab Hull,Chris Trembath,Jacob Martin,Ina Papera,Josh Brown (c).Replacements: Ehryn Taylor,Brendan Crabb,Bobby Bright,Michael Bowen,Jesse Shelley,Dan Molenaar,Rob Carkson.
PREMIER LEAGUE: Jared Taylor,Mitch Creary,Sean Dalton,Karl Johnson,Darren Peachey,Jeff Robson,Travis Burns,Mark Bryant,Nathan Hollingsworth,Phil Moorwood,Kane Cleal,Glenn Stewart,JP Cherry (C).Replacements: Jye Mullane,Adam Cuthbertson,Clint Halden,Mailangi Styles,Nathan tutt,Luke Sweeney,Gary White,Daniel Watkins,Jim Curtis.