Sea Eagles team named for Roosters

The Manly Sea Eagles today named a strong side to take on the Sydney Roosters in a vital Friday night clash at Aussie Stadium.

Coach Des Hasler named his side and declared the mighty comeback win against Penrith last Sunday when Manly came from 20 points down after 58 minutes to win was now past history.

"It was a courageous comeback but it is behind us now - we are now preparing for the Roosters,"Hasler said.

The Sea Eagles side is: Brett Stewart,Scott Donald,Terry Hill,Paul Stephenson,Chris Hicks,Michael Witt,Michael Monaghan (c),Jason King,Chad Randall,Brent Kite,Anthony Watmough,Steve Menzies,Ben Kennedy.Replacements: Shayne Dunley,Sam Harris,Luke Williamson,Mark Bryant,Glenn Stewart (one to be omitted)