Rabbitohs lock Sam Burgess in action against Penrith.

The South Sydney Rabbitohs and Penrith Panthers have finalised their line-ups for the Round 17 Telstra Premiership clash.

The Rabbitohs are 1-17. With Mitch Rein out due to illness, Siona Katoa starts at hooker for Penrith with Sitaleki Akauola replacing Viliame Kikau on the bench.

Rabbitohs
1 Cody Walker
2 Alex Johnston
3 Aaron Gray
4 Bryson Goodwin
5 Braidon Burns
6 John Sutton
7 Adam Reynolds
8 Thomas Burgess
9 Robbie Farah
10 David Tyrrell
11 Tyrell Fuimaono
12 Angus Crichton
13 Sam Burgess (c)

Interchange: 
14 Damien Cook
15 Jason Clark
16 Zane Musgrove
17 George Burgess
 
Panthers
1 Dylan Edwards
2 Josh Mansour
3 Dean Whare
4 Waqa Blake
5 Dallin Watene Zelezniak
6 Matt Moylan (c)
7 Nathan Cleary
8 James Tamou
19 Sione Katoa
10 Reagan Campbell-Gillard
11 Corey Harawira-Naera
12 Isaah Yeo
13 Trent Merrin

Interchange: 
14 Tyrone Peachey
15 Leilani Latu
16 Tim Browne
20 Sitaleki Akauola