Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels will be at 4 Pines Park as the arch-rivals will lock horns on a Friday night blockbuster. Here we have the Round 21 clash in NRL, date and time, preview, h2h, prediction, and how to watch on TV and live stream.
🏈 Competition: NRL Round 21
🆚 Fixture: Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels
🗓 Date: Friday, 5 August 2022
🕕 Time: 7:55 pm AEST
🏟 Venue: 4 Pines Park
📺 TV and Live Stream: Nine Network, Kayo Sports, Foxtel, 9Now
Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels Start Time and Venue:
The match will be held on Friday, 5 August 2022, at 7:55 pm AEST. The Sea Eagles will host the game at 4 Pines Park.
— Manly Warringah Sea Eagles (@SeaEagles) August 4, 2022
The injury-depleted Sea Eagles lost 10-20 at home against the Roosters last week. They are now 10th on the ladder, 4 points behind 8th place. It will be a crucial clash for the Sea Eagles to keep their hopes for the finals alive.
Jason Saab, Christian Tuipulotu, Tolutau Koula, Haumole Olakau’atu, and Toafofoa Sipley will all return after missing the last game.
Elsewhere, the Eels defeated the defending premiers Penrith by 34-10 last week. The Panthers’ Nathan Cleary was sent off in the first half and the game was wide open. It was the second win this season for the Eels against the runaway league leaders.
However, the Eels suffered a huge injury blow in that win. Their star playmaker Mitch Moses will miss the next few weeks due to a hand injury.
The Eels are at 6th on the ladder with only two points ahead of the 8th spot.
Head-to-Head and Stats:
The Sea Eagles have won three of the previous four meetings against the bitter rivals Parramatta Eels. However, the Eels haven’t won at 4 Pines Park since 2017.
- 2022: Eels 22-20 Sea Eagles
- 2021: Sea Eagles 56-10 Eels
- 2021: Eels 6-28 Sea Eagles
- 2020: Sea Eagles 22-18 Eels
Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels Prediction
A mouth-watering rivalry awaits at 4 Pines Park tonight. After the last week’s defeat, the Sea Eagles will return will full strength as some key players will be back.
The Sea Eagles have been in good form at home. They won seven of their last nine home games. Moreover, the Eels haven’t won at 4 Pines Park since 2017.
However, the Parramatta Eels are boasting their last week’s victory against the runaway league leaders Penrith Panthers. But they lost their key playmaker Mitch Moses due to a hand injury.
A win will be crucial for both teams tonight. The Eels are only two points ahead of the 8th spot while the Sea Eagles are four points behind. We are backing the Sea Eagles to secure a narrow victory in this match.
How to Watch on TV and Live Stream?
You can watch the match on TV via Nine Network in Australia and New Zealand. Manly Sea Eagles vs Parramatta Eels live stream will be available on 9Now, Foxtel, and Kayo Sports. For the fans from overseas, all the NRL matches will be available on the Watch NRL official site.