Lewis Brown earned man-of-the-match honours in his comeback game in Round 8.

Brown to leave Panthers for Manly

Penrith forward Lewis Brown will leave the Panthers at the end of the season after signing a three-year deal with the Manly Sea Eagles. 

"I am extremely happy for Lewis that he has secured his future with a great new deal at a great club like Manly. He thoroughly deserves it," Panthers rugby league general manager Phil Gould said in a statement.

"He has been wonderful for the Panthers. "Unfortunately salary cap rules dictate that we can't keep them all."

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