Parramatta Eels

Kieran Foran's future uncertain in the short and long term

Kieran Foran hobbles off for the Sea Eagles.

Michael Chammas 10:16 AM   Kieran Foran's long-term future at Manly is up in the air and now his immediate future is unclear after a hamstring injury on Friday night.

Eels demolish Sea Eagles in bruiser

Settling in: Anthony Watmough, now an Eel.

Adrian Proszenko 2:38 AM   Whether the decision to sign Anthony Watmough on a huge contract that will take him into his mid-30s was a prudent one will be best appraised after his last game in blue and gold than the first.

Daly Cherry-Evans announces Titans move

Heading north: Daly Cherry-Evans in action for Manly against Parramatta.

Michael Chammas 2:38 AM   Manly Sea Eagles star Daly Cherry-Evans has announced he is joining Gold Coast Titans on a lucrative contract.

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Live NRL: Parramatta Eels v Manly Sea Eagles

Facing his old club: Parramatta signing Anthony Watmough.

Chris Boulous 9:55 PM   Can a Watmough-led Eels forward pack can deny Daly Cherry-Evans and Kieran Foran room to work their magic?

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Arthur keeps eye on Norman about off-field professionalism

Challenge ahead: Parramatta five-eighth Corey Norman.

Michael Chammas   Parramatta Eels five-eighth Corey Norman admits he's had discussions with coach Brad Arthur about concerns over his professionalism off the field.

Manly won't target Watmough, says Arthur

Target: Eels forward Anthony Watmough.

Ian McCullough   Parramatta coach Brad Arthur claims Manly are too smart a team to try and target former teammate Anthony Watmough in Friday's round one opener at Pirtek Stadium.

Hayne should be used as Messiah to spread league gospel

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Steve Mascord   Jarryd Hayne's move to the San Francisco 49ers can be seen through a number of prisms, some positive, some negative.

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Origin footage convinced US agent that Hayne can make it in NFL

Jarryd Hayne

Michael Chammas   Footage of Jarryd Hayne's State of Origin heroics helped convince US agent Jack Bechta that the former Parramatta Eels fullback "can make it in the NFL and play for a long time".

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Vale Terry Fearnley, a man's man and gentleman

Legend of the game: Terry Fearnley, pictured with Ricky Stuart in 2012.

Daniel Lane   Terry Fearnley, the first coach to take NSW to a State of Origin series win in 1985, has passed away at the age of 81.

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Jarryd Hayne believes – do you?

Andrew Webster

Andrew Webster   The former Eels fullback says the man upstairs will help him become The Man in San Francisco.

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Eels discuss pre-season game in US to capitalise on Hayne's NFL contract

American dream: Former Parramatta Eel Jarryd Hayne  is set to reveal where he'll play NFL.

Michael Chammas   On the day Jarryd Hayne is set to announce an NFL contract, Parramatta Eels chief executive Scott Seward acknowledged the club has discussed holding a pre-season game in the US to capitalise on the former fullback's profile.

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Hopoate not feeling the weight of expectation filling Hayne's shoes

Will Hopoate and Jarryd Hayne at a Parramatta training session in 2014.

Michael Chammas   Pressure and the No.1 jersey at the Parramatta Eels have gone hand in hand for almost the past decade, but Will Hopoate insists the weight of expectation isn't coming from within.

Hayne poised to announce his NFL pick

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NFL hopeful Jarryd Hayne working out with renowned sprint coach Roger Fabri at Coogee Oval. 20th February 2015
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Michael Chammas   Jarryd Hayne is set to end months of speculation when he announces his deal with a NFL club on Tuesday afternoon.

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Eels take a stand against domestic violence

Committed: Parramatta boss Scott Seward.

Michael Carayannis   Parramatta is to become the first sporting club in Australia to launch an in-house domestic violence action plan.

Eels call for league to consult on stadia

Battle ground: Parramatt’s dedicated fans.

Michael Carayannis   Parramatta chief executive Scott Seward has called on NRL boss Dave Smith to consult clubs when it comes to deciding the games stadia strategy.

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Desperation to keep halves behind Manly bid to sign Arthur

Sticking put: Eels coach Brad Arthur.

Michael Chammas   Manly's desperation to retain their superstar halves is behind a secret plot to steal coach Brad Arthur from arch rivals Parramatta.

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Lyon battles injury and uncertainty surrounding teammates

Sea Eagles in the news: Jamie Lyon and Kieran Foran at training. Lyon has sprained his patella.

Michael Carayannis   The Sea Eagles could be dealt a double blow before the season starts with Jamie Lyon faces an uphill battle to be fit for round one, on top of the news that Kieran Foran is set to join the Eels on a long-term deal.

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Kieran Foran to join Parramatta Eels

Switching colours: Kieran Foran in Manly’s superhero strip last year. He is set to be wearing blue and gold more often in 2016.

Adrian Proszenko   Kieran Foran is poised to sign a multi-million, four-year deal with Parramatta by the end of the week.

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San Francisco 49ers in race for Hayne

Jarryd Hayne

Peter Mitchell   The San Francisco 49ers have offered Jarryd Hayne an intriguing blueprint on how they would transform him from a rugby league star into a successful NFL player, Hayne's US agent Jack Bechta says.

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Loss of Hayne unfazes Arthur

In demand: Eels coach Brad Arthur.

Ian McCullough   Jarryd Hayne's departure rocked Parramatta but coach Brad Arthur believes his 2015 squad is stronger than it was 12 months ago.