UPDATE: Roosters announce 19-man squad
Trent Robinson has reduced his side for Saturday's clash against the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Daniel Suluka-Fifita and Joseph Suaalii drop off from the extended bench with Egan Butcher and Matt Ikuvalu remain as the reserves.
Originally Published: 6th April 2020
The Sydney Roosters are proud to announce the line up for the Round 5 match against the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, as the Tricolours return to the hallowed Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday night.
|Venue:||Sydney Cricket Ground|
|Sydney Roosters vs Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks NRL kick-off:||7:35pm|
The match will also mark the first milestone of the season for the Red, White and Blue, as Angus Crichton notches up his 100th NRL appearance, with the 2019 Premiership winner having currently played 44 matches for the Club.
Sydney Roosters Members and supporters will be in for a mouth-watering clash, with both sides coming off big victories as a plethora of on-field battles are set to ignite on Saturday night.
Forwards combine and Crichton bursts through
Josh Morris comes up against former teammate Josh Dugan in what will be an intriguing matchup between experienced centres, as Crichton comes up against NSW Origin teammate Wade Graham in a battle of the back row.
Walker and Hutchison take on experienced halves pairing in Chad Townsend and Matt Moylan, as captain James Tedesco welcomes another challenger in the form of Will Kennedy.
The squads to play this Saturday are as follows:
Fullback for Roosters is number 1 James TedescoFullback for Sharks is number 1 William Kennedy
Winger for Roosters is number 2 Daniel TupouWinger for Sharks is number 2 Mawene Hiroti
Centre for Roosters is number 3 Josh MorrisCentre for Sharks is number 3 Josh Dugan
Centre for Roosters is number 4 Joseph ManuCentre for Sharks is number 4 Jesse Ramien
Winger for Roosters is number 5 Brett MorrisWinger for Sharks is number 5 Ronaldo Mulitalo
Five-Eighth for Roosters is number 6 Drew HutchisonFive-Eighth for Sharks is number 6 Matt Moylan
Halfback for Roosters is number 7 Sam WalkerHalfback for Sharks is number 7 Chad Townsend
Prop for Roosters is number 8 Isaac LiuProp for Sharks is number 8 Braden Hamlin-Uele
Hooker for Roosters is number 9 Freddy LussickHooker for Sharks is number 9 Blayke Brailey
Prop for Roosters is number 10 Siosiua TaukeiahoProp for Sharks is number 10 Aaron Woods
2nd Row for Roosters is number 11 Angus Crichton2nd Row for Sharks is number 11 Teig Wilton
2nd Row for Roosters is number 16 Nat Butcher2nd Row for Sharks is number 12 Wade Graham
Lock for Roosters is number 13 Victor RadleyLock for Sharks is number 13 Toby Rudolf
Interchange for Roosters is number 12 Sitili TupouniuaInterchange for Sharks is number 14 Connor Tracey
Interchange for Roosters is number 14 Benjamin MarschkeInterchange for Sharks is number 15 Aiden Tolman
Interchange for Roosters is number 15 Jared Waerea-HargreavesInterchange for Sharks is number 16 Jack Williams
Interchange for Roosters is number 17 Fletcher BakerInterchange for Sharks is number 17 Billy Magoulias
Reserve for Roosters is number 21 Matt IkuvaluReserve for Sharks is number 18 Braydon Trindall
- Referee: Adam Gee
- Touch Judge: Nick Beashel
- Touch Judge: Peter Gough
- Senior Review Official: Steve Chiddy