Magpies finalise strong side to face Dragons

Western Suburbs Magpies Canterbury Cup Coach Brett Hodgson has finalised his side take on the St. George-Illawarra Dragons today at Leichhardt Oval for their Round 18 clash.

Kickoff for the match is at 1:10pm AEST with live TV coverage via Channel 9.

Following their NRL commitments last night in Canberra, Chris McQueen and Tommy Talau have both been named for today's game along with Dylan Smith, Robert Jennings, Kane Bradley, Russell Packer, Oliver Clark and Robbie Rochow.

Young halfback Jock Madden has been named captain for the Magpies today as they look to bounce back from consecutive defeats against the top four Dragons.

For all live scores and coverage of today's game, visit the Match Centre here.

Team Lists

Backs

  • Fullback for Magpies is number 1 Dylan Smith
    Fullback for Dragons is number 19 Tristan Sailor
  • Winger for Magpies is number 21 Robert Jennings
    Winger for Dragons is number 3 Lachlan Maranta
  • Centre for Magpies is number 3 Tommy Talau
    Centre for Dragons is number 11 Charly Runciman
  • Centre for Magpies is number 4 Watson Heleta
    Centre for Dragons is number 4 Steven Marsters
  • Winger for Magpies is number 5 Kane Bradley
    Winger for Dragons is number 5 Shaun Sauni-Esau
  • Five-Eighth for Magpies is number 6 Max Burey
    Five-Eighth for Dragons is number 1 Jai Field
  • Halfback for Magpies is number 7 Jock Madden
    Halfback for Dragons is number 7 Adam Clune

Forwards

  • Prop for Magpies is number 8 Russell Packer
    Prop for Dragons is number 16 Eddie Blacker
  • Hooker for Magpies is number 9 Soni Luke
    Hooker for Dragons is number 18 Reece Robson
  • Prop for Magpies is number 17 Oliver Clark
    Prop for Dragons is number 10 Lachlan Timm
  • 2nd Row for Magpies is number 16 Chris McQueen
    2nd Row for Dragons is number 15 Patrick Kaufusi
  • 2nd Row for Magpies is number 13 Jack Miller
    2nd Row for Dragons is number 12 Jacob Host
  • Lock for Magpies is number 12 Robbie Rochow
    Lock for Dragons is number 13 Jackson Ford

Interchange

  • Interchange for Magpies is number 10 Patrice Siolo
    Interchange for Dragons is number 8 Jayden Morgan
  • Interchange for Magpies is number 15 Elia Faatui
    Interchange for Dragons is number 9 Joe Lovodua
  • Interchange for Magpies is number 19 Rajko Jankovic
    Interchange for Dragons is number 14 Eli Levido
  • Interchange for Magpies is number 20 Kane McQuiggin
    Interchange for Dragons is number 17 Josh Kerr