An out-of-sorts Manly side travel north to face the premiers on their own turf, but Cowboys coach Paul Green could be without one of his key men.
The Titans, Dragons and Warriors all had important wins during the major bye round, keeping pace with the top eight as the business end of the season looms.
Riven with injury and on a six-match NRL losing streak, Manly's Marty Taupau admits the Sea Eagles are battling to get out of a "dark place" at the moment.
Sea Eagles outside back Matthew Wright has been charged with a grade two careless high tackle, but can escape suspension with an early guilty plea.
Titans' big test still to come, Peats revels in starting role, Manly's injury woes worsen and Jake Trbojevic setting right example for struggling Sea Eagles.
The Titans continued their impressive 2016 season with a controlled performance against Manly, earning a comfortable 30-10 win at Cbus Super Stadium.
The Gold Coast Titans and Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles have finalised their line-ups for Monday night's Round 15 clash at Cbus Super Stadium.
In-form forwards Ryan James and James Trbojevic go head-to-head as the Gold Coast Titans take on the Manly Sea Eagles in Round 15 of the Telstra Premiership.
All the latest team news heading into Round 15 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.
Manly coach Trent Barrett has confirmed young prop Liam Knight will make his NRL debut for the Sea Eagles against Gold Coast on Monday night.