Rugby League

Parramatta Eels

Could the Dragons miss the eight?

Slowing down: The Dragons have lost five of their last seven NRL games.

St George Illawarra have now lost five of their past seven games and, as ridiculous as it sounds for a team that led the competition earlier in the season, now find themselves facing the possibility of missing the eight altogether.

Parramatta Eels plan to make the past history

Eel not be back: Former Parramatta chairman Steve Sharp (right).

Long-suffering Parramatta fans will soon get the opportunity to end factionalism and wipe out the threat of officials involved in the salary-cap scandal from ever returning to the boardroom.

Radradra keen to return to Eels in 2018

Semi Radradra could be back in Eels colours in 2018.

It may cost him the chance to earn a pay cheque worth the best part of $1 million, but Semi Radradra reckons he is a every chance of wearing the blue and gold this time next year.

Daley dilemma as Thurston taunts Eels, now for NSW

Back with a vengeance: Johnathan Thurston returned in style to destroy the Eels.

Johnathan Thurston walked a fine line when he told the referees to "take control" - and then heeded his own advice - as the Cowboys' superstar put NSW on notice after almost single handedly skinning the Eels.

Holy Moses: New Eel stars as Rabbitohs caught on the hop

Eel high: Mitchel Moses and Parramatta teammates celebrate.

Brad Arthur said Mitchell Moses needed time - which the Eels didn't have - to settle into his new club. But a week can be a very long time in rugby league and the ex-Tiger used every day of it to help Parramatta subdue South Sydney.