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Westfund Injury Update: Viliame Kikau

Scans have revealed the full extent of the knee injury suffered by Panthers forward Viliame Kikau against South Sydney on Saturday.

The 23-year-old will be sidelined for up to six weeks after suffering a Grade II medial ligament injury to his right knee.

"He (Kikau) will rehab strongly and come back better than ever," Panthers Executive General Manager Phil Gould AM said on Twitter.

Match Highlights: Panthers v Rabbitohs

Kikau's immediate replacement in the Panthers line-up will be confirmed on Tuesday when coach Ivan Cleary names his side for the upcoming trial game against Parramatta.

The match will be livestreamed on, with commentary from Phil Gould and Mat Thompson.

Acknowledgement of Country

Penrith Panthers players and staff respect and honour the traditional custodians of the land and pay our respects to their elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on.