NRL
Penrith Panthers v Parramatta Eels
TIO Stadium, Darwin
Kick-off 7.30pm Saturday (Sydney time)

Panthers coach Ivan Cleary has handed Tupou Sopoaga his Panthers debut against the Eels tonight. Tupou replaces Api Koroisau in the team. Tyrone Peachey has been promoted to the starting side with Bryce Cartwright starting on the bench.

1. Will SMITH
2. Josh MANSOUR
3. Lewis BROWN
4. Isaah YEO
5. Waqa BLAKE 
6. Isaac JOHN
7. Jamie SOWARD
8. Sam McKENDRY
9. James SEGEYARO
10. Reagan CAMPBELL-GILLARD
11. Sika MANU
14. Tyrone PEACHEY
13. Elijah TAYLOR ©

INTERCHANGE

12. Bryce CARTWRIGHT
15. Jeremy LATIMORE
16. Leilani LATU
19. Tupou SOPOAGA 


The Parramatta Eels have made two changes to their team for tonight's clash. Bureta Faraimo returns to the side on the wing, replacing Ryan Morgan who is out with injury, and Peni Terepo returns from a pectoral injury, taking Daniel Alvaro’s place on the bench. 

1. Reece Robinson
2. Semi Radradra
3. Will Hopoate
4. Brad Takairangi
19. Bureta Faraimo
6. Corey Norman
7. Luke Kelly
8. Junior Paulo
9. Nathan Peats
10. Tim Mannah
11. Manu Ma’u
12. Tepai Moeroa
13. David Gower

INTERCHANGE

14. Pauli Pauli
15. Darcy Lussick
17. Isaac De Gois
20. Peni Terepo