Full Time
80:00
7:55pm Fri August 5, 2022
Round 21 - 4 Pines Park, Brookvale - Crowd: 17134
80min

2 Point Field Goal: Eels
Attempted by Clinton Gutherson.

FULLTIME! Eels with a huge win for their season. Gutherson went for a two-point field goal.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 20 - 36 Eels
78min

PENALTY EELS! They should finish with the ball now.

78min

Game has devolved in the last few minutes. Errors everywhere.

76min

Forward pass from the Eels.

74min

Sea Eagles tried to get one back through Christian Tuipulotu but it is knocked out.

72min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clinton Gutherson.

Gutherson with another easy kick. Nails it.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 20 - 36 Eels
71min

Try: Eels
Scored by Dylan Brown. Kick to come.

As Andrew Moore would say that is GAME. SET. BINGO! Dylan Brown who has been fabulous tonight, dummies and goes through and just weaves past the Eagles defence.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 20 - 34 Eels
69min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clinton Gutherson.

Gutherson with a big kick to make it double digits. He is getting a razz from the locals. He swung it back inside.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 20 - 30 Eels
68min

Try: Eels
Scored by Viliami Penisini. Kick to come.

He started the set and finished it well! Jake Arthur stabs through and Penisini touches down.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 20 - 28 Eels
67min

STEAL from Will Penisini. Sea Eagles were looking to build on the left again and he picked Harper's pocket.

66min

Eels thought they showed off the razzle dazzle to give Sivo the hat-trick. It was judged forward.

65min

PENALTY EELS! Saab with a dangerous throw.

63min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clinton Gutherson.

Gutherson improved the position for himself. He puts the Eels up four.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 20 - 24 Eels
61min

Try: Eels
Scored by Clinton Gutherson. Kick to come.

The King returns to his former Kingdom and burns them! A soft pass from Brown sent Gutherson away and he has the toe to beat the defence.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 20 - 22 Eels
59min

RED LIGHTS.. NO TRY! Comes back as a double knock on. Davey first then Matterson.

59min

Penalty Goal: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick converts.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 20 - 18 Eels
57min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clinton Gutherson.

Gutherson who was once a Sea Eagle walks in and shanked it.

Tied up at Sea Eagles 18 - 18 Eels
57min

Hang on, we're reviewing it. GREEN LIGHTS.. IT REMAINS A TRY!

56min

Try: Eels
Scored by Waqa Blake. Kick to come.

Wow! Eels hit back in style. A high cut-out pass finds Waqa Blake who dives over.

Tied up at Sea Eagles 18 - 18 Eels
53min

Garrick extends the lead to six.

53min

PENALTY SEA EAGLES! Haumole Olakau'atu is hit chasing a kick. CHALLENGE from the Eels. UNSUCCESSFUL.

52min

Matterson loses it in a tackle.

49min

RED LIGHTS.. NO TRY! Everything was cleared. No obstruction from Penisini and Harper spills it.

49min

BUNKER TIME! There is so much to look at here. Eels have spilled another kick and Morgan Harper claims it. Checking the grounding and a possible penalty.

45min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Attempted by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick with a mid range kick. He hooks it.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 18 - 14 Eels
44min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Christian Tuipulotu. Kick to come.

Sea Eagles strike first! Tuipulotu strides over.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 18 - 14 Eels
43min

Foran stabs a kick behind and Mahoney spills it in cover.

43min

Been a tame start to the half. Both teams working through their sets.

40min

KICK-OFF! Here we go! Second half is a go!

40min

Hope everyone caught their breath! We're back for the second half!

40min

Maybe not. A CHARGEDOWN from Morgan Harper. He doesn't have the legs. Eels get it back and can't find anything. NOW! It's halftime.

39min

Dylan Walker throws it forward. That should be half-time.

38min

PENALTY SEA EAGLES! Crowding.

38min

Arthur puts too much pepper on that kick. Seven tackle set for the Sea Eagles to end the half.

37min

Once again Sea Eagles find space on the left. Saab's kick is knocked down and Harper goes close. DCE kicks into an Eel and the set is restart.

35min

Conversion: Eels
Kicked by Clinton Gutherson.

Gutherson has a chance to lock us up again. He nails it.

Tied up at Sea Eagles 14 - 14 Eels
33min

Try: Eels
Scored by Tom Opacic. Kick to come.

Eels hit back! Lane goes through the line, flops one back to Gutherson who gets it through the hands for Opacic to stroll away.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 14 - 12 Eels
31min

Eels go short.. and get it back!

31min

Sea Eagles are flying now! A break down the left side and Saab shows off his kicking. It almost sits up perfect for Harper or Foran but Dylan Brown is there to tap it dead.

29min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick has a chance to put the Sea Eagles up six. He takes his time. Steadies the kick and keeps it straight over the black not.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 14 - 8 Eels
28min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Jason Saab. Kick to come.

Saab went rollin' rollin' rollin' over the tryline. He took the cut-out pass, stepped inside, absorbs the tackle and touches down.

Sea Eagles lead Sea Eagles 12 - 8 Eels
27min

Dylan Walker is off after getting in an awkward position in a tackle. He is off and Ben Trbojevic is on.

26min

PENALTY SEA EAGLES! Offside. Tide has turned to the home side.

24min

Penalty Goal: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick pilots it over.

Tied up at Sea Eagles 8 - 8 Eels
23min

That was the strangest passage of play! DCE puts up a kick which fell into no man's land. Foran keeps it alive then Saab then back to DCE again who forces an error from Sivo. It is picked up by someone in front of him. PENALTY! Sea Eagles will tie us up.

21min

Conversion: Sea Eagles
Kicked by Reuben Garrick.

Garrick salutes.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 6 - 8 Eels
20min

Try: Sea Eagles
Scored by Tolutau Koula. Kick to come.

What is Koula than being cool? Ice cold! Sea Eagles with their first chance at the Eels end. DCE hangs a kick up enough and Koula is there to dive over.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 4 - 8 Eels
18min

Croker tries to toe through but RCG is there to cover. While that is happening we see Taniela Paseka heading up the tunnel.

17min

Repeat kick from Brown which is knocked on by the Eels. Saab takes it out to the 20.

16min

Saab takes the high catch but is driven in-goal. All Eels thus far.

14min

Reed Mahoney tries to go short on the right on last. It is knocked out of his hands. Called knock on. CHALLENGE from the Eels. SUCCESSFUL from the Eels. Judged as Saab touching the ball.

13min

Eels are just going through the middle with ease. Gutherson also slices through on the right. He is tackle and Manly cover up the final tackle kick.

10min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clinton Gutherson.

It was Gutherson with the kick correction. Now he has one off the tee. Mid range this time. Misses again.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 0 - 8 Eels
9min

Try: Eels
Scored by Maika Sivo. Kick to come.

Wow! Eels do some magic on the left again! They were stuck in a corner, Brown stabbed a kick through and then it is shovelled to Sivo for an easy score.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 0 - 8 Eels
8min

There is a huge breeze at Brookvale tonight. DCE just had a kick which took a right turn and went into touch. No harm no foul though.

6min

Game has settled into a pattern now after the Eels shocker early.

3min

Conversion: Eels
Attempted by Clinton Gutherson.

Gutherson takes the duties with no Moses. He steadies over the kick, misses.

Eels lead Sea Eagles 0 - 4 Eels
2min

Try: Eels
Scored by Maika Sivo. Kick to come.

Eels run it on last and make it count! Goes left and who else but Maika Sivo finishes the job!

Eels lead Sea Eagles 0 - 4 Eels
1min

PENALTY EELS! Offside.

KICK-OFF! We're underway in a vital game in both these team's season.

Getting the last shots before the two sides head onto the Brookvale turf. Eels in their traditional yellow kit in enemy territory while the Sea Eagles are in maroon. Here we go!

Welcome to Brookvale! We have a sold out crowd for the second part of our Friday night double header! Two sides that are searching for finals football do battle also traditional rivals in the Sea Eagles and Eels which adds some spice. The hosts welcome back six of the seven players from last week while the Eels have a new halves pairing after Mitch Moses injury. We're set up for a fantastic clash! Grab your snacks, drinks and whatever else you need and enjoy!

Referees & scorers:

Referee: Gerard Sutton

Touch Judges: Kasey Badger, Darian Furner

Video Referee: Grant Atkins

MANLY-WARRINGAH SEA EAGLES (20)
Tries: Tolutau Koula, Jason Saab, Christian Tuipulotu
Conversions: Reuben Garrick (2/3)
Penalty Goals: Reuben Garrick (2/2)

PARRAMATTA EELS (36)
Tries: Maika Sivo (2), Clinton Gutherson, Tom Opacic, Waqa Blake, Viliami Penisini, Dylan Brown
Conversions: Clinton Gutherson (4/7)