Paea earns starting spot for Roosters

Sydney Roosters coach Brad Fittler has named his side to travel to the Hunter for the Round 19 match against Newcastle at EnergyAustralia Stadium.

Sam Perrett Amos Roberts Mitchell Aubusson Iosia Soliola Joel Monaghan Braith Anasta Craig Wing David Shillington Heath L'Estrange Lopini Paea Anthony Tupou Craig Fitzgibbon Ashley Harrison

Int - Danny Nutley Nate Myles Setaimata Sa Shane Shackleton