Rd17 Stats Insider v Bulldogs
Overall wins - Sea Eagles 70, Bulldogs 60, draws 5
Since Des Hasler’s departure
27th April 2012 - Sea Eagles 12-10 - ANZ Stadium
20th July 2012 - Bulldogs 20-12 - Brookvale Oval
7th Sep 2012 - Bulldogs 16-10 - ANZ Stadium
5th April - Sea Eagles 20-6 ANZ Stadium
14th June, 2013 - Bulldogs 32-30 - Brookvale Oval
6th June 2014 – Sea Eagles – 32-10 Brookvale Oval
Last time they met - Rd 13 2014, Brookvale Oval.
SEA EAGLES 32; tries Brett Stewart (2), Peta Hiku, Steve Matai, Jesse Sene-Lefao; goals Lyon 6/6
BULLDOGS 10; tries Mitch Brown, Chase Stanley; goals Hodkinson 1/2
On a wet and muddy night in Brookvale, the Sea Eagles scored five tries to two in an impressive attacking display in slippery conditions from Geoff Toovey’s men.
Fullback Brett Stewart starred as he bagged a double to help his side comprehensively defeat the Bulldogs 32-10.
The Bulldogs and Sea Eagles hold the two best defensive records in the NRL, conceding just 224 and 228 points respectively.
The Sea Eagles are the only team in the NRL to have won their past three matches.
Manly have an impressive record against the Bulldogs at ANZ Stadium. In eight meetings at the venue, they’ve won six.
Canterbury’s Des Hasler and Manly’s Geoff Toovey are three a piece since Halser joined the Bulldogs in 2012.