The official team lists for Round 25 of the Telstra Premiership season, now updated with the Friday late mail.


FRIDAY

Parramatta Eels v Sydney Roosters at Parramatta Stadium, 7:35pm.

Eels: Luke Burt, Ryan Morgan, Justin Horo, Ben Smith, Chris Hicks, Jarryd Hayne, Casey  McGuire, Tim Mannah, Matt Keating, Fuifui Moimoi, Nathan Hindmarsh (c), Taniela Lasalo, Reni Maitua. Interchange (from): Shane Shackleton, Mitchell Allgood, Pat O'Hanlon, Justin Poore.

Late Mail: Jarryd Hayne could be switched back to fullback with Luke Burt playing at five-eighth in attack and defending on the wing.

Roosters: Anthony Minichiello, Sam Perrett, Justin  Carney, Shaun Kenny-Dowall, Phil Graham, Braith  Anasta (c), Mitchell Pearce, Jason  Ryles, Jake Friend, Lama Tasi, Brad Takairangi, Aidan Guerra, Boyd Cordner. Interchange: Anthony Mitchell, Mose Masoe, Tinirau Arona, Frank Paul Nuuausala.



Manly Sea Eagles v Melbourne Storm at Brookvale Oval, 7:35pm.

Sea Eagles: Brett Stewart, Michael Robertson, Jamie Lyon (c), Steve Matai, David Williams, Kieran Foran, Daly Cherry-Evans, George Rose, Matt Ballin, Brent Kite, Anthony Watmough, Joe Galuvao, Glenn Stewart. Interchange (from): Darcy Lussick, Jamie Buhrer, Shane Rodney, Tony Williams, Tim Robinson.

Late Mail: Tim Robinson will drop off the bench.

Storm: Billy Slater, Matt Duffie, Dane Nielsen, Beau Champion, Anthony Quinn, Rory Kostjasyn, Gareth Widdop, Bryan Norrie, Cameron Smith (c), Jesse Bromwich, Adam Blair, Sika Manu, Kevin Proctor. Interchange: Ryan Hinchcliffe, Sisa Waqa, Todd Lowrie, Jaiman Lowe.

Late Mail: Cooper Cronk (foot) and Maurice Blair (shoulder) are unlikely to make early returns from injury, but remain some chance of playing.




SATURDAY:

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs v Newcastle Knights at ANZ Stadium, 5:30pm.

Bulldogs: Ben Barba, Steve Turner, Josh Morris, Jamal Idris, Jonathon Wright, Joel Romelo, Trent Hodkinson, Aiden Tolman, Josh Reynolds, Sam Kasiano, Frank Pritchard, Andrew Ryan (c), David Stagg. Interchange: TBA, Mickey Paea, Gary Warburton, Kris Keating.

Late Mail: Greg Eastwood is out after undergoing hand surgery. Aiden Tolman and Andrew Ryan missed training on Wednesday but are expected to play. Trent Hodkinson remains a chance of playing despite a corked leg.

Knights: Kurt Gidley (c), James McManus, Keith Lulia, Adam MacDougall, Akuila Uate, Ryan Stig, Jarrod Mullen, Evarn Tuimavave, Isaac De Gois, Antonio Kaufusi, Zane Tetevano, Neville Costigan, Chris Houston. Interchange (from): Marvin Karawana, Richie Fa’aoso, Joel Edwards, Mark Taufua, Cameron Ciraldo.

Late Mail: Jarrod Mullen is likely to be ruled out with a shoulder injury. Either Tyrone Roberts will replace him in the halves, or Kurt Gidley will move to halfback with Peter Mata'utia coming in as fullback. Adam MacDougall is also in doubt with a knee injury.



North Queensland Cowboys v Cronulla Sharks at Dairy Farmers Stadium, 7:30pm.

Cowboys: Matthew Bowen, Ashley Graham, Brent Tate, Willie Tonga, Kalifa Faifai Loa, Ray Thompson, Johnathan Thurston (c), Matthew Scott (c), Aaron Payne, James Tamou, Gavin Cooper, Glenn Hall, Dallas Johnson. Interchange (from): James Segeyaro, Tariq Sims, Jason Taumalolo, Ashton Sims, Scott Bolton.

Sharks: Isaac Gordon, Stewart Mills, Dean Collis, Colin Best, John Williams, Albert Kelly, Wade Graham, Kade Snowden, John Morris, Luke Douglas, Jeremy  Smith, Anthony Tupou, Paul Gallen (c). Interchange: Sam Tagataese, Johnny Mannah, Paul Aiton, Josh Cordoba.

Late Mail: Paul Gallen is in some doubt with shoulder and ankle injuries.



Canberra Raiders v Penrith Panthers at Canberra Stadium, 7:30pm.

Raiders: David Milne, Blake Ferguson, Jarrod Croker, Joel Thompson, Reece Robinson, Josh McCrone, Sam Williams, Brett White, Alan Tongue (c), David Shillington, Danny Galea, Bronson Harrison , Shaun Fensom. Interchange (from): Michael Picker, Joe Picker, Josh Papalii , Sam Mataora, Jarrad Kennedy.

Late Mail: Josh Dugan is a chance of making an early return from a groin injury after training on Wednesday, and could replace David Milne.

Panthers: Lachlan Coote, David Simmons, Junior Vaivai, Brad Tighe, Adrian Purtell, Travis Burns, Luke Walsh, Sam Mckendry, Nafe Seluini, Petero Civoniceva (c), Trent Waterhouse, Nigel Plum, Nathan Smith. Interchange (from): Kevin Kingston, Dayne Weston, Tim Grant, Blake Austin, Mathew Bell.

Late Mail: Matthew Bell is expected to drop off the bench.




SUNDAY:

St George Illawarra Dragons v New Zealand Warriors at WIN Stadium, 2:00pm.

Dragons: Darius Boyd, Brett Morris, Mark Gasnier, Matt Cooper, Jason Nightingale, Jamie Soward, Ben Hornby (c), Dan Hunt, Dean Young, Michael Weyman, Beau Scott, Ben Creagh, Matt Prior. Interchange (from): Adam Cuthbertson, Trent Merrin, Jon Green, Kyle Stanley, Nathan Fien, Mitch Rein.

Late Mail: Nathan Fien could be one of two players trimmed from the Dragons squad, which is yet to be finalised.

Warriors: Kevin Locke, Bill Tupou, Joel Moon, Shaun Berrigan, Krisnan Inu, James Maloney, Shaun Johnson, Russell Packer, Aaron Heremaia, Jacob Lillyman, Feleti Mateo, Simon Mannering (c), Micheal Luck. Interchange (from): Lewis Brown, Lance Hohaia, Ben Matulino, Sam Rapira, Elijah Taylor.

Late Mail: Micheal Luck has trained well despite a shoulder injury and is expected to play. Lewis Brown is likely to drop off the bench after being named to start for the Auckland Vulcans this week.



Brisbane Broncos v South Sydney Rabbitohs at Suncorp Stadium, 3:00pm.

Broncos: Josh Hoffman, Gerard Beale, Jack Reed, Ben Te'o, Jharal Yow Yeh, Darren Lockyer (c), Peter Wallace, Josh McGuire, Andrew McCullough, Scott Anderson, Alex Glenn, Sam Thaiday, Corey Parker. Interchange: Matt Gillett, Ben Hunt, Ben Hannant, David Hala. 

Rabbitohs: Nathan Merritt, Dylan Farrell, Shaune Corrigan, Greg Inglis, Chris McQueen, John Sutton, Chris Sandow, Ben Ross, Issac Luke, Shannan McPherson, Eddy Pettybourne, David Taylor, Michael Crocker (c). Interchange: Luke Burgess, Dave Tyrrell, Jason Clark, Nathan Peats.

Late Mail: Nathan Merritt (quad), Dave Taylor (hip flexor, ankle) and John Sutton (hand) are in some doubt, while Roy Asotasi could return from a wrist injury. James Roberts is on standby for Merritt and Dylan Farrell could play at five-eighth in place of Sutton.



MONDAY:

Wests Tigers v Gold Coast Titans at Campbelltown Sports Stadium, 7:00pm.

Tigers: Tim Moltzen, Beau Ryan, Blake Ayshford, Matt Utai, Lote Tuqiri, Benji Marshall, Robert Lui, Bryce Gibbs, Robbie Farah (c), Keith Galloway, Liam Fulton, Gareth Ellis, Chris Heighington. Interchange: Mitch Brown, Todd Payten, Matt Groat, Aaron Woods.

Late Mail: Lote Tuqiri is almost certain to start after recovering from a quad injury. Bryce Gibbs is in doubt after suffering a gash to his knee last week.

Titans: Jordan Rankin, Steve Michaels, Esi Tonga, Clinton Toopi, David Mead, William Zillman, Preston Campbell (c), Luke Bailey, Matt Srama, Matthew White, Anthony Laffranchi, Mark Minichiello, Greg Bird. Interchange: Brenton Lawrence, Will Matthews, Bodene Thompson, Luke O’Dwyer.

Late Mail: Luke Bailey still has some neck soreness but is expected to play.