The Sydney Roosters are set for a rivalry return to action in Round 3 when they take on the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Bankwest Stadium.
With matches closed to the public for the time being, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy Friday's match leading up to kick off.
Here's what you need to know heading into Friday's blockbuster return.
Fullback for Roosters is number 1 James TedescoFullback for Rabbitohs is number 1 Latrell Mitchell
Winger for Roosters is number 2 Daniel TupouWinger for Rabbitohs is number 2 Dane Gagai
Centre for Roosters is number 3 Josh MorrisCentre for Rabbitohs is number 3 Campbell Graham
Centre for Roosters is number 4 Joseph ManuCentre for Rabbitohs is number 4 Braidon Burns
Winger for Roosters is number 5 Brett MorrisWinger for Rabbitohs is number 5 Alex Johnston
Five-Eighth for Roosters is number 6 Luke KearyFive-Eighth for Rabbitohs is number 6 Troy Dargan
Halfback for Roosters is number 7 Kyle FlanaganHalfback for Rabbitohs is number 7 Adam Reynolds
Prop for Roosters is number 8 Jared Waerea-HargreavesProp for Rabbitohs is number 8 Tevita Tatola
Hooker for Roosters is number 9 Jake FriendHooker for Rabbitohs is number 9 Damien Cook
Prop for Roosters is number 17 Lindsay CollinsProp for Rabbitohs is number 10 Thomas Burgess
2nd Row for Roosters is number 11 Boyd Cordner2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 11 Jaydn Su'A
2nd Row for Roosters is number 12 Angus Crichton2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 12 Cameron Murray
Lock for Roosters is number 13 Victor RadleyLock for Rabbitohs is number 13 Liam Knight
Interchange for Roosters is number 10 Isaac LiuInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 14 Mark Nicholls
Interchange for Roosters is number 14 Sam VerrillsInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 15 Ethan Lowe
Interchange for Roosters is number 15 Sitili TupouniuaInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 16 Bayley Sironen
Interchange for Roosters is number 16 Nat ButcherInterchange for Rabbitohs is number 19 Tom Amone
- Referee: Ashley Klein
- Touch Judge: Chris Butler
- Touch Judge: Peter Gough
- Video Referee: Bryan Norrie
- Senior Review Official: Jared Maxwell
Roosters v Rabbitohs
Friday, May 29th
Kick off: 7:50pm
HASHTAGS: #ShowYourTricolours #EastsToWin #NRLRoostersSouths
BROADCAST: Channel Nine, Fox League (502 on Foxtel), Kayo Sports, NRL App
Last Time We Met The Rabbitohs
SHOW YOUR TRICOLOURS
We need the Roosters faithful to show their Tricolours in 2020 and get behind the Club with the competition returning this weekend.
We know you can't be in the stands to cheer on your team, but you can still get behind your Roosters and show your support.
RON COOTE CUP
The Roosters and Rabbitohs will battle it out for the annual Ron Coote Cup once again in 2020, with the first of two matches to decide the winner this Friday night.
The winner of the trophy will be named following the second of the two meetings in Round 20.
GAME DAY CONTENT
The best way to follow your Roosters and to get exclusive content on game day and during the lead up is through the Roosters website and app.
We'll post everything from exclusive player and coach chats, while analysing the match-ups, the last time we met and much more.
On game day, our Facebook will give a snapshot of the day, our Twitter will give live updates on the match and all surrounding content, while our Instagram will feature the best pictures from the day.
BONDI TEAM STORE
The Roosters Bondi Junction Team Store will be re-opening its doors this Thursday, just in time for the resumption of the NRL season.
Members and fans will now be able to check out and purchase all the 2020 winter selections in person.
Members will also be able to collect their Members choice items from the store (cap, scarf or can cooler).
The shop will open with limited hours from this Thursday, being:
- Thursday and Friday 11am – 4:00pm. Saturday, 11am – 3.00pm
- Hours will be reviewed weekly based on trade and COVID-19 status
There are a few different ways that fans can watch our Round 3 match.
The broadcast will run through Channel Nine and Fox League, while fans with Kayo Sports will be able to stream the match on their preferred device.
Coverage will kick off from 7:30pm on Channel Nine and Fox League.
Telstra customers will have FREE access to all matches of the NRL Telstra Premiership on the NRL App.
Non-Telstra customers may access live streaming and premium content, via an NRL Live Pass, for a recurring subscription fee of $3.99 per week, $14.99 per month or $99.99 per year (365 days).
New customers can enjoy a free two week trial with a Weekly, Monthly or Annual subscription.
CHANNEL 9 WANT YOUR VIDEOS
Want to feature on Channel 9 cheering on the mighty Tricolours? Then simply film yourself celebrating a Roosters try and follow the steps below:
- Film yourself celebrating in your Roosters colours.
- Direct message or upload the videos to @NRLonNine inbox on Facebook or Instagram
- Channel 9 will use the best during the Roosters v South broadcast