Daly Cherry-Evans will reach another significant milestone in his illustrious career with the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles this Friday night.
The Manly captain will move into outright third place on the club record books for most first grade games when he leads the Sea Eagles out against Parramatta at 4 Pines Park.
The premiership winning half-back will play his 279th first grade game for Manly, passing the record of 278 matches currently shared with Anthony Watmough.
Cliff Lyons holds the record of most first grade games for Manly Warringah with 309 followed by Steve Menzies on 280 matches.
Menzies played 349 games overall for the Sea Eagles (280 for Manly and 69 for the Northern Eagles). The list below shows games played for Manly Warringah Sea Eagles only.
Most First Grade Games for Manly
309 Cliff Lyons 1986-99
280 Steve Menzies 1993-2008
278* Daly Cherry-Evans 2011-
278 Anthony Watmough 2003-14
263 Alan Thompson 1973-84
255 Des Hasler 1984-96,
241 Fred Jones 1961-75
238 Geoff Toovey 1988-1999
237 Graham Eadie 1971-83
233 Brett Stewart 2003-16