Digital Image by Anthony Johnson copyright © nrlphotos.com:  Jake Trbojevic try : 2015 NRL Round 22 -   Manly Sea Eagles vs South Sydney Rabbitohs at Brookvale Oval Friday August 7th 2015

Jake Trbojevic named in Prime Minister’s XIII

The Australian Rugby League Commission has today named the following squad to represent the Prime Minister’s XIII against Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby on Saturday, September 26.

Position

Player

NRL Club

Fullback

Jack Wighton

Canberra Raiders

Wing

Alex Johnston

South Sydney Rabbitohs

Centre

Jarrod Croker

Canberra Raiders

Centre

Dane Gagai

Newcastle Knights

Wing

David Nofoaluma

Wests Tigers

Five-Eighth

Kane Elgey

Gold Coast Titans

Halfback

Adam Reynolds

South Sydney Rabbitohs

Prop

Jake Trbojevic

Manly Sea Eagles

Hooker

James Segeyaro

Penrith Panthers

Prop

Reagan Campbell-Gillard

Penrith Panthers

Second Row

Chris McQueen

South Sydney Rabbitohs

Second Row

Tepai Moeroa

Parramatta Eels

Lock

Trent Merrin (c)

St George Illawarra Dragons

Interchange

Euan Aitken

St George Illawarra Dragons

Interchange

Jeremy Latimore

Penrith Panthers

Interchange

Daniel Mortimer

Gold Coast Titans

Interchange

Tyrone Peachey

Penrith Panthers

Interchange

David Tyrrell

South Sydney Rabbitohs

Trent Merrin will captain the side, which will be coached by Ivan Cleary.

Cleary is viewing the match as an important selection trial for younger players looking ahead to the 2016 Representative matches.

Selected players will attend medicals on Thursday 17 September in Sydney, ahead of assembling in camp in Cairns on Wednesday 23 September.

Jake Trbojevic is the only Sea Eagles player selected in the squad following injury to Daly Cherry-Evans and Tom Trbojevic's Holden Cup commitments.

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