Jersey Flegg team for must-win Roosters match

Todd Lowrie has named his team for Saturday's Jersey Flegg clash against the Roosters.

Tex Hoy returns to the bench for the Newcastle Knights after starting in the halves last week.

Nash Birch moves back to halfback after filling in at hooker last week with Tom Starling back in the No.9 jersey following his NRL debut last week.

TEAM

1. Matt Cooper, 2. Justin Worley, 3. Starford T'oa, 4. Mitch Andrews, 5. Elijah Rasiga, 6. Nash Birch, 7. Phoenix Crossland, 8. Mathew Croker, 9. Tom Starling, 10. Jirah Momoisea, 11. Kurtis Dark, 12. Beau Fermor, 13. Brandon Russell. Interchange: 14. Tex Hoy, 15. Tevita Alifa, 16. Jack Cameron, 17. Ben Talty

Saturday, September 8 – Final
Newcastle Knights v Sydney Roosters
Kick-off: 5.15pm
Venue: Jubilee Oval