SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 02: Sharks captain Paul Gallen leads his team onto the field during the round one NRL match between the Cronulla Sharks and the Brisbane Broncos at Southern Cross Group Stadium on March 2, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

The Cronulla Sharks have named their Team of the Half Century, selected by fans in consultation with an independent panel. comprising of the players deemed to have been the best of the best over the past 50 years.

The team is comprised of the players deemed to have been the best of the best over the past 50 years.

Five players from the 2016 premiership winning side were named in the team.

Sharks Team of the Half Century

  1. David Peachey
  2. Mat Rogers
  3. Steve Rogers
  4. Andrew Ettingshausen
  5. Valentine Holmes
  6. James Maloney
  7. Tommy Bishop
  8. Cliff Watson
  9. Michael Ennis
  10. Dane Sorenson
  11. Greg Pierce
  12. Gavin Miller
  13. Paul Gallen (c)
    Interchange
  14. Andrew Fifita
  15. Brett Kimmorley
  16. Steve Kneen
  17. Jason Stevens

Coach: Shane Flanagan