Israel Folau
Eels admit Folau a target

Folau set to quit AFL, Eels lie in wait

High-priced GWS recruit Israel Folau is set to leave the Giants, and the AFL, two years into his revolutionary code-changing adventure.

The former Australian rugby league representative is on the verge of joining the Parramatta Eels under former NSW State of Origin coach Ricky Stuart.

However, Parramatta have denied signing Folau but admit he is a target now that he is available.

It is understood the Eels have made contact with his manager and will be keen to snap him up to bolster their backline after finishing with the NRL wooden spoon in 2012.

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