Teams: Warriors gun returns, Lodge makes debut

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The squad lists for Round 17 are successful arsenic the New Zealand Warriors person a large boost up of their clash against Cronulla, with teen prima Reece Walsh making his mode backmost into the squad pursuing a hamstring injury.

Walsh, who suffered a hamstring strain the time earlier past month's Origin Game Two, has been named to commencement fullback, with Roger Tuivasa-Sheck shifting backmost to the wing.

The Warriors volition besides invited Matt Lodge, who volition enactment up for his archetypal crippled successful New Zealand colours pursuing a mid-season power from the Broncos.

In different squad news, Bulldogs manager Trent Barrett volition invited backmost 4 of the 5 players who were precocious forced into isolation pursuing a breach of biosecurity protocols.

Dylan Napa, Sione Katoa, Corey Waddell and Aaron Schoupp person each been included successful this week's squad.

Bulldogs manager Trent Barrett (Getty)

NRL TEAMS

Thursday

Manly Sea Eagles vs Canberra Raiders astatine Brookvale Oval, 7.50pm

Manly: 1. Reuben Garrick 2. Jason Saab 3. Brad Parker 4. Morgan Harper 5. Moses Suli 6. Kieran Foran 7. Dylan Walker 8. Taniela Paseka 9. Lachlan Croker 10. Martin Taupau 11. Haumole Olakau'atu 12. Karl Lawton 13. Sean Keppie 14. Cade Cust 15. Ben Trbojevic 16. Kurt De Luis 17. Toafofoa Sipley 18. Jack Gosiewski 19. Tevita Funa 20. Jorge Taufua 21. Tolutau Koula

Analysis: Reuben Garrick volition displacement from helping to fullback to regenerate Tom Trbojevic who is retired of the squad owed to Origin commitments. Moses Suli comes successful arsenic the caller winger. Dylan Walker comes backmost into the starting broadside and volition spouse with Keiran Foran successful the halves, with skipper Daly Cherry-Evans besides retired connected Origin duties.

Canberra: 1. Xavier Savage 2. Semi Valemei 3. Jarrod Croker 4. Sebastian Kris 5. Jordan Rapana 6. Matt Frawley 7. Sam Williams 8. Emre Guler 9. Josh Hodgson 10. Dunamis Lui 11. Corey Harawira-Naera 12. Hudson Young 13. Ryan Sutton 14. Tom Starling 15. Ryan James 16. Iosia Soliola 17. Joseph Tapine 18. Matthew Timoko 19. Trey Mooney 20. Brad Schneider 21. Harry Rushton

Analysis: Xavier Savage replaces the injured Bailey Simonsson astatine fullback, portion Matt Frawley is named to commencement astatine five-eighth successful spot of Jack Wighton who's retired of the broadside owed to Origin commitments. Emre Guler volition commencement astatine prop for Josh Papalii, who is besides retired for Origin duties. Elliott Whitehead (shoulder) is replaced by Hudson Young.

Jarrod Croker of the Raiders (Getty)

Friday

South Sydney Rabbitohs vs North Queensland astatine Stadium Australia, 7.55pm

Rabbitohs: 1. Blake Taaffe 2. Alex Johnston 3. Braidon Burns 4. Campbell Graham 5. Taane Milne 6. Cody Walker 7. Adam Reynolds 8. Mark Nicholls 9. Benji Marshall 10. Thomas Burgess 11. Keaon Koloamatangi 12. Jaydn Su'A 13. Hame Sele 14. Liam Knight 15. Jacob Host 16. Patrick Mago 17. Peter Mamouzelos 18. Josh Mansour 19. Jaxson Paulo 20. Tautau Moga 21. Davvy Moale

Analysis: Blake Taaffe volition regenerate Latrell Mitchell (Origin duties) astatine fullback. Braidon Burns has been named astatine centre, with Dane Gagaie (Origin duties) coming retired of the squad. Hame Sele volition displacement to lock, with Cameron Murray retired connected Origin duties also, which besides sees Tom Burgess starting astatine prop.

Jaydn Su'A comes successful astatine 2nd enactment for Jai Arrow (Origin duties), portion Benji Marshall is named to commencement astatine hooker with Damien Cook (Origin) besides out. Patrick Mago and Peter Mamouzelos travel into the broadside connected the interchange.

Cowboys: 1. Daejarn Asi 2. Kyle Feldt 3. Javid Bowen 4. Connelly Lemuelu 5. Murray Taulagi 6. Scott Drinkwater 7. Tom Dearden 8. Coen Hess 9. Reece Robson 10. Jordan McLean 11. Shane Wright 12. Mitchell Dunn 13. Jason Taumalolo 14. Jake Granville 15. Tom Gilbert 16. Lachlan Burr 17. Heilum Luki 18. Peter Hola 19. Michael Bell 20. Ben Condon 21. Kane Bradley

Analysis: Daejarn Asi volition regenerate Valentine Holmes (Origin duties) astatine fullback, with Connolly Lemuelu named astatine centre to instrumentality implicit for Hamiso Tabuai-Fidow (Origin duties). Coen Hess has been named to commencement astatine prop, with Lachlan Burr moving to the interchange. Tom Gilbert replaces Francis Molo (Origin duties) connected the interchange.

Adam Reynolds of the Rabbitohs (Getty)

Saturday

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Sydney Roosters astatine Bankwest Stadium, 7.50pm

Bulldogs: 1. Nick Meaney 2. Corey Allan 3. Will Hopoate 4. Aaron Schoupp 5. Tuipulotu Katoa 6. Kyle Flanagan 7. Jake Averillo 8. Jack Hetherington 9. Sione Katoa 10. Luke Thompson 11. Corey Waddell 12. Joe Stimson 13. Josh Jackson 14. Bailey Biondi-Odo 15. Dylan Napa 16. Ofahiki Ogden 17. Renouf Atoni 19. Lachlan Lewis 20. Jackson Topine 21. Falakiko Manu 22. Chris Patolo

Analysis: Dylan Napa, Sione Katoa, Corey Waddell and Aaron Schoupp are each backmost successful the broadside pursuing their isolation periods aft breaching the NRL's biosecurity protocols. Brandon Wakeham is the lone sanctioned Bulldog not to beryllium named.

Jeremy Marshall-King and Ava Seumanufagai are some retired owed to suspensions, portion rookie Falakiko Manu and Chris Patolo displacement backmost to the reserves.

Roosters: 1. Joseph Manu 2. Daniel Tupou 3. Josh Morris 4. Billy Smith 5. Matt Ikuvalu 6. Drew Hutchison 7. Sam Walker 8. Jared Waerea-Hargreaves 9. Sam Verrills 10. Siosiua Taukeiaho 11. Isaac Liu 12. Sitili Tupouniua 13. Victor Radley 14. Lachlan Lam 15. Egan Butcher 16. Nat Butcher 17. Ben Thomas 18. Adam Keighran 19. Tukupa Hau Tapuha 20. Naufahu Whyte 21. Joseph Suaalii

Analysis: Victor Radley returns from suspension and is named astatine lock. Isaac Liu shifts to 2nd enactment to regenerate Angus Crichton (Origin duties). Joseph Manu shifts from centre to fullback to regenerate James Tedesco (Origin duties). Billy Smith returns for his archetypal lucifer of the play and is named successful the centres.

Teen prima Joseph Suaalii comes retired and is replaced by Matt Ikuvalu connected the wing. Drew Hutchison is named to commencement astatine five-eighth, with Lachlan Lam named connected the interchange. Nat Butcher and Ben Thomas travel into the line-up and are named connected the bench.

Sam Walker of the Roosters scores a effort (Getty)

Sunday

Cronulla Sharks vs New Zealand Warriors astatine Jubilee Stadium, 4.05pm

Sharks: 1. Will Kennedy 2. Sione Katoa 3. Will Chambers 4. Jesse Ramien 5. Ronaldo Mulitalo 6. Connor Tracey 7. Shaun Johnson 8. Aiden Tolman 9. Blayke Brailey 10. Aaron Woods 11. Briton Nikora 12. Teig Wilton 13. Toby Rudolf 14. Braydon Trindall 15. Siosifa Talakai 16. Jack Williams 17. Braden Hamlin-Uele 18. Billy Magoulias 19. Mawene Hiroti 20. Andrew Fifita 21. Luke Metcalf

Warriors: 1. Reece Walsh 2. Dallin Watene-Zelezniak 3. Rocco Berry 4. Marcelo Montoya 5. Roger Tuivasa-Sheck 6. Kodi Nikorima 7. Sean O'Sullivan 8. Addin Fonua-Blake 9. Wayde Egan 10. Matt Lodge 11. Eliesa Katoa 12. Bayley Sironen 13. Jazz Tevaga 14. Kane Evans 15. Leeson Ah Mau 16. Bunty Afoa 17. Ben Murdoch-Masila 18. Adam Pompey 20. Jack Murchie 21. Taniela Otukolo 22. Edward Kosi

Reece Walsh (Getty)

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