Club Statement

Penrith Panthers is aware of an incident involving Panthers player Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, which occurred at a junior rugby league fixture in St Clair on Saturday morning.

Watene-Zelezniak was volunteering as a sideline official at the time and contacted Panthers Executive General Manager Phil Gould immediately following the incident.

Panthers can confirm Watene-Zelezniak was not the instigator of the incident.

The incident is currently under investigation by Penrith Junior League and Panthers will review the matter on Monday.