The Roosters' side to take on the Parramatta Eels at McDonald Jones Stadium on Sunday afternoon has been trimmed 24 hours prior to kick-off.
One change has been made to the starting side, with Keilee Joseph dropping off the interchange bench with Simone Karpani coming into the side.
Lauretta Leao-Seve and Joeli Morris have been retained as 18th and 19th person respectively, while Shawden Burton, Otesa Pule, Claire Reed, Kalosipani Hopoate drop off the extended bench.
The final line up will be available one hour prior to kick-off at 11:00am
Originally Published on 15th March 2022
The Sydney Roosters are proud to announce the NRLW Round 4 line up to take on the Parramatta Eels at McDonald Jones Stadium in Newcastle on Sunday afternoon.
The Roosters will be kicking off a triple header in Newcastle at 12pm, which will see the Newcastle Knights take on the St George Illawarra Dragons in the second NRLW match of the day, before the Knights host the Wests Tigers in the NRL match at 4:05pm.
|Date:||Sunday March 20|
|Venue:||McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle|
|NRLW Sydney Roosters vs Parramatta Eels kick-off:||12:00pm|
|NRLW Newcastle Knights vs St George Illawarra Dragons kick-off:||1:45pm|
|NRL Newcastle Knights vs Wests Tigers kick-off:||4:05pm|
NRLW Round 3 Highlights: Roosters vs Knights
Following their historic win last Saturday at the SCG, John Strange has named his 24-player squad to take on the Parramatta Eels for the very first time at NRLW level.
Captain Corban Baxter takes her place at fullback once again, joined by Leianne Tufuga, Jessica Sergis, Isabelle Kelly and Taylor-Adeline Mapusua in the backline.
Following a strong performance against the Knights, Zahara Temara returns to the starting side alongside Raecene McGregor in the halves, while Sarah Togatuki, Olivia Higgins and Mya Hill-Moana line up in the front row.
Rounding off the starting side is Yasmin Meakes and Olivia Kernick in the back row, while Hannah Southwell locks up the scrum in the no.13.
Match: Eels v Roosters
Round 4 -
Venue: McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle
The interchange bench features Jocelyn Kelleher, Keilee Joseph, Tayla Predebon and the returning Samantha Economos.
Simone Karpani, Shawden Burton, Lauretta Leao-Seve, Otesa Pule, Claire Reed, Joeli Morris and Pani Hopoate round off the 24-player squad on the extended bench.
The Roosters take on the Eels for the very first time at NRLW level, and there will be plenty of fireworks expected in this one, with a host of former players lining up for Parramatta on Sunday afternoon.
Easts will be aiming to claim their second consecutive win of the season following the emphatic 28-12 win over the Newcastle Knights on Saturday afternoon with the NRLW finals looming in just over a fortnight's time.
Post Match - Corban Baxter
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The NRL squads to play this Sunday are as follows:
Fullback for Eels is number 1 Botille Vette-WelshFullback for Roosters is number 1 Corban Baxter
Winger for Eels is number 2 Taina NaividiWinger for Roosters is number 2 Leianne Tufuga
Centre for Eels is number 3 Tiana PenitaniCentre for Roosters is number 4 Isabelle Kelly
Centre for Eels is number 15 Abbi ChurchCentre for Roosters is number 25 Brydie Parker
Winger for Eels is number 5 Rikeya HorneWinger for Roosters is number 5 Taylor-Adeline Mapusua
Five-Eighth for Eels is number 6 Emily CurtainFive-Eighth for Roosters is number 6 Zahara Temara
Halfback for Eels is number 7 Maddie StuddonHalfback for Roosters is number 7 Raecene McGregor
Prop for Eels is number 8 Filomina HanisiProp for Roosters is number 8 Sarah Togatuki
Hooker for Eels is number 9 Nita MaynardHooker for Roosters is number 9 Olivia Higgins
Prop for Eels is number 10 Kennedy CherringtonProp for Roosters is number 10 Mya Hill-Moana
2nd Row for Eels is number 11 Christian Pio2nd Row for Roosters is number 11 Yasmin Meakes
2nd Row for Eels is number 12 Jamie-Anne Wright2nd Row for Roosters is number 12 Olivia Kernick
Lock for Eels is number 13 Simaima TaufaLock for Roosters is number 13 Hannah Southwell
Interchange for Eels is number 14 Shirley MailangiInterchange for Roosters is number 14 Jocelyn Kelleher
Interchange for Eels is number 16 Sereana NaitokatokaInterchange for Roosters is number 16 Tayla Predebon
Interchange for Eels is number 17 Ellie JohnstonInterchange for Roosters is number 17 Samantha Economos
Interchange for Eels is number 19 Christine PauliInterchange for Roosters is number 18 Simone Karpani
Replacement for Eels is number 18 Jocephy DanielsReplacement for Roosters is number 23 Joeli Morris
- Referee: Kasey Badger
- Senior Review Official: Matt Noyen