Parramatta five-eighth Corey Norman is hopeful his Eels team can heed lessons learnt following their disappointing loss to the Panthers in Round 5.
Penrith stole a thrilling last-gasp win in the battle of the west at Pirtek Stadium with a try after the siren. Here are five talking points from their win.
A stunning try after the siren to Panthers back-rower Bryce Cartwright has stolen a win in the battle of the west at Pirtek Stadium.
There's nothing like a local derby to bring out the best in two proud teams, and the 92nd meeting between the Eels and the Panthers will be no different.
They've been the defensive benchmark of the NRL Telstra Premiership, now the Parramatta Eels want their attack to follow.
Set to miss the next three weeks through injury, durable Eels club captain Tim Mannah believes his side are more than capable of covering his workload.
Veteran Eels hooker Isaac De Gois has quashed speculation he is looking to leave Parramatta mid-season.
The battle of the west is on again and while the Eels are a couple of wins ahead of their local rivals there's very little between them in terms of form.
Eels forward Manu Ma'u is free to face the Panthers in Round 5 after being found not guilty of a dangerous contact - head/neck charge at the NRL judiciary.
Eels forward Manu Ma'u will front the judiciary on Wednesday while Storm winger Marika Koroibete will be suspended after pleading guilty to tripping.