Tim Moltzen returns for Tigers Foundation Cup trial

Wests Tigers Head Coach Tim Sheens has named his team to play Sydney Roosters in the annual Foundation Cup clash at the Sydney Football Stadium on Saturday, February 26.

The match will see the long awaited return of utility Tim Moltzen who missed the majority of last season after undergoing a knee reconstruction. Moltzen has overcome an ankle injury that saw him miss last week’s trial against Parramatta.   Wests Tigers will be looking to win the Foundation Cup for the first time since 2007. Kick-off is 7.30pm.

Winger Matt Utai has been signed to a one-year second tier contract for 2011.

Team:

1 Wade McKinnon

2 Lote Tuqiri

3 Blake Ayshford

4 Chris Lawrence

5 Matt Utai

6 Benji Marshall

7 Robert Lui

8 Bryce Gibbs

9 Robbie Farah (C)

10 Keith Galloway

11 Liam Fulton

12 Simon Dwyer

13 Chris Heighington

14 Aaron Woods

15 Tim Moltzen

17 Sean Meaney

18 Alan Schirnack

41 Andrew Fifita

Foundation Cup History

2007: Sydney Roosters 10 d Wests Tigers 4, SFS,Crowd: 16, 198.

2008: Sydney Roosters 34 d Wests Tigers 28, SFS, Crowd 15,197

2009: Sydney Roosters 16 d Wests Tigers 12, SFS, Crowd 8716

2010: Sydney Roosters 28 d Wests Tigers 10, SFS, Crowd 10,281.