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Knights Squad | Round 18

Newcastle Knights coach Adam O'Brien has named his 21-man squad ahead of Saturday's match at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Mitchell Pearce will captain the side from the starting halfback position. 

Round 18 will mark the first time the Roosters and Knights have faced each other since Round 18 of the 2019 season over a year ago. 

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Roosters is number 1 James Tedesco
    Fullback for Knights is number 1 Tex Hoy
  • Winger for Roosters is number 2 Daniel Tupou
    Winger for Knights is number 2 Edrick Lee
  • Centre for Roosters is number 3 Josh Morris
    Centre for Knights is number 3 Enari Tuala
  • Centre for Roosters is number 4 Joseph Manu
    Centre for Knights is number 4 Gehamat Shibasaki
  • Winger for Roosters is number 5 Brett Morris
    Winger for Knights is number 5 Starford To'a
  • Five-Eighth for Roosters is number 6 Luke Keary
    Five-Eighth for Knights is number 6 Mason Lino
  • Halfback for Roosters is number 7 Kyle Flanagan
    Halfback for Knights is number 7 Mitchell Pearce

Forwards

  • Prop for Roosters is number 10 Siosiua Taukeiaho
    Prop for Knights is number 8 David Klemmer
  • Hooker for Roosters is number 9 Jake Friend
    Hooker for Knights is number 9 Kurt Mann
  • Prop for Roosters is number 13 Isaac Liu
    Prop for Knights is number 15 Daniel Saifiti
  • 2nd Row for Roosters is number 11 Boyd Cordner
    2nd Row for Knights is number 11 Lachlan Fitzgibbon
  • 2nd Row for Roosters is number 12 Sitili Tupouniua
    2nd Row for Knights is number 12 Aidan Guerra
  • Lock for Roosters is number 16 Angus Crichton
    Lock for Knights is number 10 Jacob Saifiti

Interchange

  • Interchange for Roosters is number 14 Nat Butcher
    Interchange for Knights is number 13 Herman Ese'ese
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 15 Lindsay Collins
    Interchange for Knights is number 16 Josh King
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 17 Sonny Bill Williams
    Interchange for Knights is number 18 Sione Mata'utia
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 19 Mitchell Aubusson
    Interchange for Knights is number 21 Chris Randall