Six Dragons on show in City Country

St George Illawarra will boast six players in this Friday nights City v Country Origin blockbuster at Express Advocate Stadium in Gosford, four for Country and two for City.

Trent Barrett (five-eighth), Shaun Timmins (centre), Jason Ryles (front row) and Matt Cooper (wing) will line up for the Brian Smith coached Country side while Mark Gasnier (centre) and Lance Thompson (interchange) will line up for Graham Murray's City side.

Front rower Luke Bailey was ineligible due to injury.