NSW Cup coach Matt Lantry has named a 19-man squad for Sunday's Preliminary Final against the Mounties at Leichhardt Oval.
Jaelen Feeney returns after missing last weekend's match due to illness, which means George Ndaira moves to the bench.
Luke Yates, who is named on an extended bench, also returns this week after he missed last weekend's match due to suspension.
1. Jake Mamo, 2. Honeti Tuha, 3. Kerrod Holland, 4. Nathan Ross, 5. Ken Tofilau, 6. Carlos Tuimavave, 7. Jaelen Feeney, 8. Damian Sironen, 9. Danny Levi, 10. Sam Mataora, 11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon, 12. Joseph Tapine, 13. Clint Newton. Bench: 14. George Ndaira, 15. Luke Yates, 16. Michael Steele, 17. Josh King, 18. Marvin Filipo, 27. Tama Koopu.
While the Mounties have named an 18-man squad:
1. Jack Ahearn, 2. Stewart Mills, 3. Mitch Cronin, 4. Jeremy Hawkins, 5. Brenko Lee, 6. Josh McCrone (c), 7. Mitch Cornish, 8. Kyle O’Donnell, 9. Glen Buttriss, 10. Mark Nicholls, 11. Patrick Mago, 12. Mitch Barnett, 13. Joel Edwards. Bench: 14. Rhys Kennedy, 15. Jeff Lynch, 16. Sam Duggan, 17. Clay Priest, 18. Pat Mataele.
Newcastle Knights v Mounties
Date: Sunday September 20
Kick off: 3.10pm
Venue: Leichhardt Oval