Todd Lowrie has named his team for Saturday's Jersey Flegg clash against Mounties.
The newcastle Knights are playing in the Qualifying Final after finishing the 20s regular season as minor premiers.
Matt Cooper returns to the team at fullback, having previously played ISP NSW, with Tex Hoy moving into the halves.
With Tom Starling named to play NRL this week, Nash Birch has been selected at hooker.
Pasami Saulo returns to the team following a handful of games in the NRL.
The game kicks off at McDonald Jones Stadium at 12.40pm.
1. Matt Cooper, 2. Justin Worley, 3. Starford T'oa, 4. Mitch Andrews, 5. Elijah Rasiga, 6. Tex Hoy, 7. Phoenix Crossland, 8. Pasami Saulo, 9. Nash Birch, 10. Jirah Momoisea, 11. Kurtis Dark, 12. Beau Fermor, 13. Mathew Croker. Interchange: 14. Luke Huth, 15. Tevita Alifa, 16. Brandon Russell, 17. Ben Talty
Saturday, September 1 – Qualifying Final
Knights v Mounties
Venue: McDonald Jones Stadium