Premiership-winning Penrith is at full strength for the Vodafone Warriors’ final home game at Moreton Daily Stadium in Redcliffe today (5.30pm kick-off local time; 7.30pm NZT).
The Panthers will field a side brimming with international and State of Origin representatives.
Captain Nathan Cleary, Brian To’o, Jarome Luai, Liam Martin, Isaah Yeo and Stephen Crichton all lined up for New South Wales in the opening Origin match on June 8 while Api Koroisau was in the extended squad.
And this week a stack of Penrith players have been named in Test squads for next weekend’s international window.
James Fisher-Harris, Moses Leota and Scott Sorensen are in the Kiwis’ squad for their clash against Mate Ma’a Tonga at Mount Smart Stadium while reserve Soni Luke and Isaiya Kato (not included today) are in Tonga’s squad.
Match: Warriors v Panthers
Round 15 -
Fullback for Warriors is number 1 Reece WalshFullback for Panthers is number 1 Dylan Edwards
Winger for Warriors is number 2 Dallin Watene-ZelezniakWinger for Panthers is number 2 Taylan May
Centre for Warriors is number 3 Jesse ArtharsCentre for Panthers is number 3 Izack Tago
Centre for Warriors is number 4 Adam PompeyCentre for Panthers is number 4 Stephen Crichton
Winger for Warriors is number 5 Marcelo MontoyaWinger for Panthers is number 5 Brian To'o
Five-Eighth for Warriors is number 6 Ronald VolkmanFive-Eighth for Panthers is number 6 Jarome Luai
Halfback for Warriors is number 7 Shaun JohnsonHalfback for Panthers is number 7 Nathan Cleary
Prop for Warriors is number 10 Jazz TevagaProp for Panthers is number 8 Moses Leota
Hooker for Warriors is number 9 Wayde EganHooker for Panthers is number 9 Apisai Koroisau
Prop for Warriors is number 23 Addin Fonua-BlakeProp for Panthers is number 10 James Fisher-Harris
2nd Row for Warriors is number 11 Jack Murchie2nd Row for Panthers is number 11 Viliame Kikau
2nd Row for Warriors is number 13 Josh Curran2nd Row for Panthers is number 12 Liam Martin
Lock for Warriors is number 12 Tohu HarrisLock for Panthers is number 13 Isaah Yeo
Interchange for Warriors is number 8 Bunty AfoaInterchange for Panthers is number 14 Mitch Kenny
Interchange for Warriors is number 14 Chanel Harris-TavitaInterchange for Panthers is number 15 Scott Sorensen
Interchange for Warriors is number 16 Dunamis LuiInterchange for Panthers is number 16 Spencer Leniu
Interchange for Warriors is number 17 Bayley SironenInterchange for Panthers is number 17 Jaeman Salmon
Replacement for Warriors is number 20 Eliesa KatoaReplacement for Panthers is number 19 Matthew Eisenhuth
- Referee: Peter Gough
- Touch Judge: Belinda Sharpe
- Senior Review Official: Chris Butler
Centres Izack Tago and Taylan May, Spencer Leniu and Charlie Staines have been called up by Toa Samoa for its encounter with the Cook Islands.
On top of that, Viliame Kikau is in the Fiji Bati side to play Papua New Guinea.
The Panthers go into the match with just one loss this season.
This is the only encounter between the two sides tis year. It was initially scheduled as the Vodafone Warriors’ first match since 2019 at Mount Smart Stadium.