Parramatta Eels Team
The Parramatta Eels (aka 'Eels') are a Parramatta based Rugby League team.
NRL wooden spooners Parramatta have signed Manly grand final prop David Gower on a one-year deal.
Day one of pre-season training and rookie Parramatta coach Brad Arthur already has Eels stalwart Tim Mannah smiling.
Parramatta fans have had little to cheer about of late, but newly appointed football boss Daniel Anderson has pledged to restore pride to the blue and gold.
New Parramatta coach Brad Arthur believes observing how Geoff Toovey shuts out Manly's boardroom ructions is the perfect preparation for the life in the Eels hot seat.
Parramatta's coaching soap opera is finally over with Brad Arthur being named as Ricky Stuart's replacement on Wednesday on a three-year deal.
Parramatta are set to offer their vacant coaching position to Manly assistant Brad Arthur.
Daniel Anderson has dismissed the prospect of a return to coaching with Parramatta and says he's happy to continue in his role as the NRL referees boss.
New Parramatta CEO Scott Seward got a taste of some of the challenges he faces at the troubled Eels when a group of supporters marched on its leagues club to protest against the board, just hours before his appointment was announced.
Jarryd Hayne has scotched rumours he's looking to get out of Parramatta, saying he wants to remain an Eel for life.
Parramatta prop Tim Mannah says the Eels have sacrificed plenty to keep Jarryd Hayne, but claims finding a coach and chief executive is more a priority for the NRL club than worrying about player movements.
Just like his critics, Ricky Stuart has an opinion on whether his short stint at Parramatta left the struggling NRL club better or worse off.
Parramatta great Peter Sterling claims Ricky Stuart owes it to the Eels faithful to explain how his brief tenure as coach has not represented a wasted 12 months for the NRL club.
Parramatta Eels Team Details
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