Young Manly men in NSW squads

Caption: Cade Cust has been selected in the NSW U18s squad. Photo: NRL Photos.

Three talented young Manly players have been named in the NSW U16s and U18s squads.

Albert Hopoate and Max Lehmann have been selected in the 27-man U16 squad. Cade Cust has been chosen in the 27-man U18 squad.

The squads, selected by the NSWRL Talent ID team and Head Coach Brad Fittler, were named following Saturday’s Harold Matthews and SG Ball Junior Representative Grand Finals.

The 18-man Under-16s team will be announced on Saturday, 21 May, while the Under-18s side will be revealed on Saturday, 11 June.

The U16s match will be played as the curtain-raiser to State of Origin I at ANZ Stadium on June 1, with the U18s match to be played before State of Origin II at Suncorp Stadium on 22 June.