Round 24 reduction: Back and forward drop out

Kristian Woolf has cut two players from his squad ahead of the nib Newcastle Knights’ Round 24 clash against Gold Coast.

Forward James Gavet and outside back Tautau Moga drop out of the side.

The Samoa international, Gavet, will line-up in Canterbury Cup, while Moga has been rested. 

Woolf will finalise his final 17 one hour prior to kick-off.

TEAM

1. Kalyn Ponga, 2. Bradman Best, 3. Sione Mata'utia, 4. Hymel Hunt, 5. Shaun Kenny-Dowall, 6. Mason Lino, 7. Mitchell Pearce, 8. David Klemmer, 9. Connor Watson, 10. Daniel Saifiti, 11. Lachlan Fitzgibbon, 12. Mitch Barnett, 13. Tim Glasby. Interchange: 14. Jacob Saifiti, 15. Herman Ese'ese, 16. Josh King, 17. Aidan Guerra, 18. Kurt Mann, 21. Chris Randall.

DETAILS

Saturday, August 31 at McDonald Jones Stadium from 3pm