I expect Souths to go deep into the finals and for Johnston to keep scoring tries. “Penrith looked like they’d done enough a couple of times to shut things down but they just kept the ball alive.”. Similar to the Roosters-Knights clash, one side definitely has the wood over their opponents here as well. (Tigers vs Rabbitohs excluded). Posted 16 m minutes ago Fri Friday 2 Oct October 2020 at 9:19am, updated … In comparison, Cronulla break 35.3 per game - almost 10 more. It comes back as no try. The battle will be won in the middle of the park, with the two sides running more metres than any other with 1493 and 1490 per game respectively. In regards to errors, the Titans make morethan any other side with 16.7per game. “That sort of try shouldn’t happen in these conditions,” said Greg Alexander. The loss of Latrell Mitchell makes South Sydney's lethal left edge even more of a focal point, and Johnston should be on the end of it with Corey Allan to get first run as Mitchell's replacement. The Melbourne Storm have missed just 27.6 tackles per game this season - the least ofany team in the NRL. Tennis. NO TRY - Cleary turns the defender inside out and he runs it over the line for a try. Welcome to the SCG for the match between the 2nd placed Sydney Roosters and the 11th placed Penrith Panthers. It has certainly been the Panthers who have been the aggressors in the last couple of minutes. Find the real value of a player by using the TFS Adjuster and watch the player averages adjust based on when a player starts a game, plays different positions or gets different minutes, just to name a few examples. This is a slippery Monday night. Roosters Scored 14 points. The five contenders for the 2020 NRL top try scorer title, Rabbitohs winger has come off back-to-back double try matches, has his sights set on a Blues Origin jersey, RCG committed to the Blues despite bubble reservations, Five players added to NSW State of Origin squad, FULL TIME: Panthers vs Rabbitohs – Preliminary Finals, 2020, Updated Team Lists: Panthers vs Rabbitohs, Brisbane star Jack Bird closing in on deal with rival club. Two of the NRL's benchmark sides meet on Friday night in what promises to be a blockbuster. Things are becoming more and more difficult for the Panthers, as the Roosters are putting them to the sword. Join us at Sydney Cricket Ground for Roosters v Panthers NRL live scores as part of NRL 2019. South Sydney are enjoying a nice run of form, with four consecutive wins under their belt thanks to their attacking force, with Johnston scoring a total of seven tries in the last month. State of Origin. If the Panthers are to continue their push for the minor premiership, they’ll need their young gun to provide plenty of points past the line. With Souths' attack firing on all cylinders, the race is Alex Johnston's to lose at this point. Averaging a try per match, Morris is proving himself to be one of the game's greatest try-scorers this season as he continues to break records. Cronulla will look to end the Warriors slim finals hopes on Sunday in a crucial clash, while the Sydney Roosters and Canberra Raiders will be playing their respective games with an eye on the top four. You can just sense the tide has turned in the last few minutes, with the Panthers, looking for an equalizer. The bullish 105kg Eels winger will hope to back up his 2019 season, winning the league’s try scoring tally with 22 downs. The Tigers may be struggling but Nofoaluma is in career-best form and should take out their player of the year award. Momentum then swung the Roosters’ way and Mitchell took full advantage when he barged through Moylan, Trent Merrin and Josh Mansour to score in the 19th minute. And their record against the Roosters backs it up, with the Tricolours winning 11 of their past 13 against the Knights by an average margin of 22 points. Of all the Panthers players, only Luke Priddis had grand final experience, having defeated the Roosters with the Broncos in the 2000 NRL season's decider. TRY ROOSTERS (Daniel Tupou): SYDNEY 22 PENRITH 6 - Verrills gives it over to Keary, who hands it over to Tupou, who scores a try in the corner. Three try assists and a try in three games reads nicely. The 15th-placed side have conceded the most tries inside their own 10 metres in the NRL with 67 - the Titans have conceded just 48. Watch the brand new comedy series Code 404 now on Stan. It couldn’t quite spark a complete revival though, as the scoreline didn’t change after that to give the Mountain Men their third win of the year. When you first see Sione Katoa dive acrobatically for the corner to score, your first thought is there's no way he got that down but his four-pointers are real and they're spectacular.