SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 21: George Burgess tosses a ball during a South Sydney Rabbitohs NRL training session at Redfern Oval on March 21, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

South Sydney forward George Burgess has taken the early guilty plea for a grade two shoulder charge that occurred during the Rabbitohs' one-point loss to Brisbane on Friday night.

Burgess was charged for a hit in a 63rd-minute incident involving Broncos player Anthony Milford.

The 25-year-old will miss the next four matches and will have 27 carry-over points in the future after the hit totalled 427 points.

Burgess will miss South's matches against Manly, Wests Tigers, Melbourne and Parramatta.


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