Let the footy season begin!
The long wait is finally over. Rugby league is back today!
The 2016 NRL season kicks off at Eden Park for the third annual Auckland Nines tournament with the Sea Eagles fielding a very fast and talented squad for the rich two-day event.
Proud Manly junior Jake Trbojevic will captain his beloved Sea Eagles for the first time.
Here is the Match Day information you need on your Sea Eagles.
Sea Eagles squad: 1 Jayden Hodges, 2. Matt Parcell, 3. Tim Moltzen, 4. Brayden Wiliame, 5. Jamie Buhrer, 6. Nathan Green, 7. Isaac John, 8. Tony Satini, 9. Tom Symonds, 10. Tom Trbojevic, 11. Brenton Lawrence, 12. Fabian Goodall, 13. Jorge Taufua, 14. Wof Lavaka, 15. Jake Trbojevic (c), 16. Feleti Mateo, 17. Blake Leary, 18. Jesse Ramien.
Manly's draw (Games Times are NZ times)
Saturday, Feb 6, games starts 12.30pm
2.45pm: v Brisbane (12.45pm NSW time)
6.15pm: v Warriors (4.15pm NSW time)
Sunday, February 7, starts 10.35am
12.15pm: v Bulldogs (10.15am NSW time)
Buy your Nines jersey here http://bit.ly/MWSEstore