After months of pre-season training and workouts, the NRL pre-season has returned, with fans getting their look at their new side.

As many players competing in the Pre-Season Challenge are relatively new to fans watching in attendance and from home, Zero Tackle analyses the primary positions of every club's interchange bench to provide an insight into where they will be playing on the field.


Manly Sea Eagles

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 14: Aaron Woods of the Sea Eagles warms up during the round seven NRL match between Manly Sea Eagles and Melbourne Storm at 4 Pines Park on April 14, 2023 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

14. Jamie Humphreys - Position: Hooker
15. Josh Schuster - Position: Second-Row / Five-Eighth
16. Ethan Bullemor - Position: Second-Row / Prop
17. Aaron Woods - Position: Prop
18. Gordon Chan Kum Tong - Position: Hooker
19. Brad Parker - Position: Centre
20. Aitasi James - Position: Prop
21. Dean Matterson - Position: Second-Row / Lock
22. Max Lehmann - Position: Wing
23. Lehi Hopoate - Position: Fullback
24. Cameron Brown - Position: Wing
25. Jacob Sykes - Position: Prop
26. Austin Dias - Position: Prop