The Eels head to Pepper Stadium needing to win to keep their finals hopes alive but must do it without two of their most potent attacking weapons.
The Parramatta Eels have stood down Corey Norman from the club's Round 19 game against the Penrith Panthers on Sunday.
Despite a seemingly endless parade of off-field (and occasional on-field) dramas buffeting the Eels this season, the players continue to find a way to win.
Parramatta players would welcome back departed superstar Jarryd Hayne if he were to rejoin the club – but insist they aren't expecting him at this stage.
Returning Eels playmaker Jeff Robson hopes to end his NRL career in an enjoyable fashion and ease the burden on halves partner Corey Norman.
Parramatta have lost embattled winger Semi Radradra for up to six weeks after he suffered a knee injury in the Eels' NRL win over the Sydney Roosters.
NRL CEO Todd Greenberg says now is the time for the Parramatta Eels to look forward, and for fans to get behind their coach and players.
The NRL today confirmed that the Parramatta Eels will be docked 12 competition points and fined $1 million for breaches of the salary cap dating back to 2013.
Parramatta's coach and players say the welfare of struggling recruit Kieran Foran is more important than his deal with the club.
Roosters fullback Latrell Mitchell's amazing attacking gifts were again on display in his side's loss to the Eels but his coach gave a blunt assessment.