The official 21-man squads for all 8 clubs for this week's matches, updated with 19-man line-ups 24 hours before each game and with the final 17-man sides one hour before kick-off.

Finals Week 1 team lists

Roosters v Rabbitohs, Friday 7.50pm at SCG

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Roosters is number 1 James Tedesco
    Fullback for Rabbitohs is number 1 Adam Doueihi
  • Winger for Roosters is number 2 Daniel Tupou
    Winger for Rabbitohs is number 2 Alex Johnston
  • Centre for Roosters is number 3 Latrell Mitchell
    Centre for Rabbitohs is number 3 James Roberts
  • Centre for Roosters is number 4 Joseph Manu
    Centre for Rabbitohs is number 4 Campbell Graham
  • Winger for Roosters is number 5 Brett Morris
    Winger for Rabbitohs is number 5 Corey Allan
  • Five-Eighth for Roosters is number 6 Luke Keary
    Five-Eighth for Rabbitohs is number 6 Cody Walker
  • Halfback for Roosters is number 7 Cooper Cronk
    Halfback for Rabbitohs is number 7 Adam Reynolds

Forwards

  • Prop for Roosters is number 8 Jared Waerea-Hargreaves
    Prop for Rabbitohs is number 18 George Burgess
  • Hooker for Roosters is number 9 Sam Verrills
    Hooker for Rabbitohs is number 9 Damien Cook
  • Prop for Roosters is number 10 Isaac Liu
    Prop for Rabbitohs is number 10 Liam Knight
  • 2nd Row for Roosters is number 11 Boyd Cordner
    2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 11 John Sutton
  • 2nd Row for Roosters is number 12 Mitchell Aubusson
    2nd Row for Rabbitohs is number 12 Jaydn Su'A
  • Lock for Roosters is number 13 Victor Radley
    Lock for Rabbitohs is number 13 Cameron Murray

Interchange

  • Interchange for Roosters is number 14 Angus Crichton
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 8 Tevita Tatola
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 15 Zane Tetevano
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 14 Ethan Lowe
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 16 Nat Butcher
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 16 Thomas Burgess
  • Interchange for Roosters is number 17 Siosiua Taukeiaho
    Interchange for Rabbitohs is number 17 Mark Nicholls

Roosters: No changes with the team to run out 1-17. Cooper Cronk dismissed concerns about a shoulder/neck injury. Angus Crichton was bumped to the bench when the teams were announced on Tuesday with Mitch Aubusson returning to the back row. Siosiua Taukeiaho (ribs) and Brett Morris (calf) will play. Sitili Tupouniua and Drew Hutchison dropped out of the reserves list on Thursday night. Lindsay Collins and Ryan Hall were omitted an hour before kick-off. The Roosters will play their 300th game at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Rabbitohs: Liam Knight, Junior Tatola and John Sutton have all passed concussion protocols and will take their places. George Burgess has been elevated to start at prop after his nine-week suspension. Junior Tatola drops to the bench and Dean Britt has been omitted along with Bayley Sironen. Connor Tracey and Mawene Hiroti dropped off the extended bench 24 hours before kick-off. The Rabbitohs have won seven of their past eight games at the SCG.

Match: Roosters v Rabbitohs

Finals Week 1 -

Full Time
Roosters

Home Team

Roosters

Scored 30 points
Rabbitohs

Away Team

Rabbitohs

Scored 6 points

Venue: Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney

Match broadcasters:

  • Nine Network
  • FOXTEL
  • LIVE PASS

Storm v Raiders, Saturday 5.40pm at AAMI Park

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Storm is number 1 Ryan Papenhuyzen
    Fullback for Raiders is number 1 Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad
  • Winger for Storm is number 2 Suliasi Vunivalu
    Winger for Raiders is number 2 Nick Cotric
  • Centre for Storm is number 3 Will Chambers
    Centre for Raiders is number 3 Jarrod Croker
  • Centre for Storm is number 4 Justin Olam
    Centre for Raiders is number 14 Bailey Simonsson
  • Winger for Storm is number 5 Josh Addo-Carr
    Winger for Raiders is number 5 Jordan Rapana
  • Five-Eighth for Storm is number 6 Cameron Munster
    Five-Eighth for Raiders is number 6 Jack Wighton
  • Halfback for Storm is number 7 Jahrome Hughes
    Halfback for Raiders is number 7 Aidan Sezer

Forwards

  • Prop for Storm is number 8 Jesse Bromwich
    Prop for Raiders is number 15 Dunamis Lui
  • Hooker for Storm is number 9 Cameron Smith
    Hooker for Raiders is number 9 Josh Hodgson
  • Prop for Storm is number 10 Nelson Asofa-Solomona
    Prop for Raiders is number 10 Iosia Soliola
  • 2nd Row for Storm is number 11 Felise Kaufusi
    2nd Row for Raiders is number 11 John Bateman
  • 2nd Row for Storm is number 12 Kenneath Bromwich
    2nd Row for Raiders is number 12 Elliott Whitehead
  • Lock for Storm is number 13 Dale Finucane
    Lock for Raiders is number 13 Joseph Tapine

Interchange

  • Interchange for Storm is number 14 Brandon Smith
    Interchange for Raiders is number 4 Joseph Leilua
  • Interchange for Storm is number 15 Tui Kamikamica
    Interchange for Raiders is number 8 Josh Papalii
  • Interchange for Storm is number 16 Max King
    Interchange for Raiders is number 16 Corey Horsburgh
  • Interchange for Storm is number 17 Joe Stimson
    Interchange for Raiders is number 19 Emre Guler

Storm: No changes for the minor premiers. Cameron Munster (shoulder) has put to bed any lingering doubts about his availability saying he was "fine" to play. Cameron Smith requires one goal to become the first hooker to kick 100 goals in a season. Backs Brodie Croft and Tom Eisenhuth were cut from the extended bench on match eve, while Curtis Scott and Tino Faasuamaleaui were the last players omitted before kick-off.

Raiders: Ricky Stuart has moved Josh Papali'i to the bench and promoted Dunamis Lui to start, while Ryan Sutton is out, replaced on the bench by Emre Guler. Hudson Young (suspension) and halfback Sam Williams were removed from the reserves list 24-hours from kick-off. Young will take no further part in the finals series after being banned for eight matches for eye-gouging. Siliva Havili was the last player cut before kick-off.

Match: Storm v Raiders

Finals Week 1 -

Full Time
Storm

Home Team

Storm

Scored 10 points
Raiders

Away Team

Raiders

Scored 12 points

Venue: AAMI Park, Melbourne

Match broadcasters:

  • Nine Network
  • FOXTEL
  • LIVE PASS

Sea Eagles v Sharks, Saturday 7.50pm at Lottoland

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Sea Eagles is number 1 Brendan Elliot
    Fullback for Sharks is number 1 Josh Dugan
  • Winger for Sea Eagles is number 2 Jorge Taufua
    Winger for Sharks is number 2 Sosaia Feki
  • Centre for Sea Eagles is number 3 Brad Parker
    Centre for Sharks is number 3 Bronson Xerri
  • Centre for Sea Eagles is number 4 Moses Suli
    Centre for Sharks is number 4 Josh Morris
  • Winger for Sea Eagles is number 5 Reuben Garrick
    Winger for Sharks is number 5 Aaron Gray
  • Five-Eighth for Sea Eagles is number 6 Dylan Walker
    Five-Eighth for Sharks is number 6 Shaun Johnson
  • Halfback for Sea Eagles is number 7 Daly Cherry-Evans
    Halfback for Sharks is number 7 Chad Townsend

Forwards

  • Prop for Sea Eagles is number 8 Addin Fonua-Blake
    Prop for Sharks is number 16 Andrew Fifita
  • Hooker for Sea Eagles is number 9 Apisai Koroisau
    Hooker for Sharks is number 9 Jayden Brailey
  • Prop for Sea Eagles is number 10 Sean Keppie
    Prop for Sharks is number 10 Matt Prior
  • 2nd Row for Sea Eagles is number 11 Corey Waddell
    2nd Row for Sharks is number 11 Briton Nikora
  • 2nd Row for Sea Eagles is number 12 Jack Gosiewski
    2nd Row for Sharks is number 12 Wade Graham
  • Lock for Sea Eagles is number 13 Jake Trbojevic
    Lock for Sharks is number 13 Paul Gallen

Interchange

  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 14 Manase Fainu
    Interchange for Sharks is number 8 Aaron Woods
  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 15 Haumole Olakau'atu
    Interchange for Sharks is number 14 Kurt Capewell
  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 16 Lloyd Perrett
    Interchange for Sharks is number 15 Jack Williams
  • Interchange for Sea Eagles is number 17 Toafofoa Sipley
    Interchange for Sharks is number 17 Braden Hamlin-Uele

Sea Eagles: Manly will start 1-17 with Lachlan Croker and Tony Williams the match-day omissions after Cade Cust and Tevita Funa were the first cuts from the squad 24 hours out. Centre Brad Parker passed concussion protocols to line up. Haumole Olakau'atu will make his debut from the bench after Des Hasler elected not to promote Williams into the 17. Toafofoa Sipley is the other new face on Hasler's bench. A huge assignment for Sean Keppie in just his second NRL game as he moves into the starting side to replace Marty Taupau (suspension). Corey Waddell comes into the starting side for Taniela Paseka (knee) while Jack Gosiewski returns from a knee injury to fill the hole left by Curtis Sironen (foot). The Sea Eagles have won 10 of their past 11 games against the Sharks. 

Sharks:  Andrew Fifita has been promoted from the bench in a swap with prop Aaron Woods but otherwise Cronulla are 1-17. Matt Moylan has been ruled out due to a persistent hamstring injury. Blayke Brailey was the other omission the day before the game. Aaron Gray comes in on the wing to replace the suspended Ronaldo Mulitalo. 

Match: Sea Eagles v Sharks

Finals Week 1 -

Full Time
Sea Eagles

Home Team

Sea Eagles

Scored 28 points
Sharks

Away Team

Sharks

Scored 16 points

Venue: Lottoland, Sydney

Match broadcasters:

  • Nine Network
  • FOXTEL
  • LIVE PASS

Eels v Broncos, Sunday 4.05pm at Bankwest Stadium

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Eels is number 1 Clinton Gutherson
    Fullback for Broncos is number 1 Anthony Milford
  • Winger for Eels is number 2 Maika Sivo
    Winger for Broncos is number 5 Jamayne Isaako
  • Centre for Eels is number 3 Michael Jennings
    Centre for Broncos is number 3 Kotoni Staggs
  • Centre for Eels is number 4 Waqa Blake
    Centre for Broncos is number 4 Alex Glenn
  • Winger for Eels is number 5 Blake Ferguson
    Winger for Broncos is number 2 Corey Oates
  • Five-Eighth for Eels is number 6 Dylan Brown
    Five-Eighth for Broncos is number 6 Darius Boyd
  • Halfback for Eels is number 7 Mitchell Moses
    Halfback for Broncos is number 7 Jake Turpin

Forwards

  • Prop for Eels is number 15 Daniel Alvaro
    Prop for Broncos is number 8 Matthew Lodge
  • Hooker for Eels is number 9 Reed Mahoney
    Hooker for Broncos is number 9 Andrew McCullough
  • Prop for Eels is number 10 Junior Paulo
    Prop for Broncos is number 10 Payne Haas
  • 2nd Row for Eels is number 11 Shaun Lane
    2nd Row for Broncos is number 11 David Fifita
  • 2nd Row for Eels is number 12 Manu Ma'u
    2nd Row for Broncos is number 12 Matt Gillett
  • Lock for Eels is number 13 Nathan Brown
    Lock for Broncos is number 13 Joe Ofahengaue

Interchange

  • Interchange for Eels is number 14 Brad Takairangi
    Interchange for Broncos is number 14 James Segeyaro
  • Interchange for Eels is number 16 Ray Stone
    Interchange for Broncos is number 15 Thomas Flegler
  • Interchange for Eels is number 17 Marata Niukore
    Interchange for Broncos is number 16 Gehamat Shibasaki
  • Interchange for Eels is number 18 Tepai Moeroa
    Interchange for Broncos is number 17 Patrick Carrigan

Eels: Kane Evans was named to start but coach Brad Arthur had to rejig things after Evans was unsuccessful in having a careless high tackle downgraded at the judiciary. Daniel Alvaro is the new starter, Nathan Brown returns at lock after a two-week suspension for a shoulder charge, while Tepai Moeroa has been recalled to the bench. Peni Terepo and Josh Hoffman dropped out of the playng squad on game day, while Will Smith was cut from the reserves on Saturday.

Broncos:The Broncos are 1-17, with Rhyse Kennedy and Izaia Perese dropping off the extended bench an hour before kick-off. Joe Ofahengaue returns after missing two games with a calf injury so Patrick Carrigan goes back to the bench and Rhys Kennedy drops to the reserves. Centre Gehamat Shibasaki has been named on the bench for his 12th game of 2019 at the expense of Izaia Perese. Shaun Fensom and Cory Paix were omitted 24 hours before kick-off.

Match: Eels v Broncos

Finals Week 1 -

Full Time
Eels

Home Team

Eels

Scored 58 points
Broncos

Away Team

Broncos

Scored 0 points

Venue: Bankwest Stadium, Sydney

Match broadcasters:

  • Nine Network
  • FOXTEL
  • LIVE PASS