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Parramatta Eels vs St George Illawarra Dragons Predictions & Tips - Dragons’ woes to continue in the NRL

02 Apr 2022
Conrad Castleton 02 Apr 2022
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  • Parramatta Eels vs St George Illawarra Dragons predictions for Sunday’s NRL game
  • The Round 4 game is being played at CommBank Stadium (09:15 BST)
  • St George Illawarra have lost 10 of their last 11 games
  • Can the Eels win big at home?
  • Preview, tips, stats & team lists
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Waqa Blake
Waqa Blake has scored 7 tries in his last 9 NRL games (Getty Images)

Parramatta Eels vs St George Illawarra Dragons Predictions


Parramatta won in Melbourne last week while the Dragons lost 36-12 against the Sharks. I am backing the Eels to win big with Waqa Blake crossing for more tries.
  • Parramatta Eels vs St George Illawarra Dragons Predictions
  • Head to Head
  • Parramatta Eels Form
  • Parramatta Eels Injuries & Team News
  • Parramatta Eels Team List
  • St George Illawarra Dragons Form
  • St George Illawarra Dragons Injuries & Team News
  • St George Illawarra Dragons Team List
  • Parramatta Eels vs St George Illawarra Dragons Live Stream FAQ

  • Parramatta Eels have won 5 of their last 8 games.
  • Parramatta Eels’ Waqa Blake has scored 7 tries in his last 9 games.
  • Parramatta Eels have won 9 of their last 12 games against St George Illawarra Dragons.
  • St George Illawarra Dragons have lost 10 of their last 11 games.

Head to Head


Parramatta have a 20-17 advantage against St George Illawarra with 2 draws in 39 games.

Parramatta Eels Form


Parramatta won 32-28 against the Gold Coast to get off to a winning start in 2022. Sean Russell crossed for a hat-trick with Mitchell Moses kicking three late penalties to get the win.

Brad Arthur’s side lost 18-16 against Cronulla in Round 2. They were leading 16-12 with time running out before allowing a try in the 79th minute.

The Eels won 28-24 in Melbourne in extra time last week. Ray Stone crossed for their final two tries after Clinton Gutherson, Waqa Blake and Tom Opacic bagged four pointers.

Parramatta Eels Injuries & Team News


Ray Stone (knee) will miss the remainder of the season after suffering an ACL injury. 

Ryan Matterson (hamstring) has been named on the bench with Bryce Cartwright.  Wiremu Greig drops to the reserves.

Parramatta Eels Team List


1. Clint Gutherson
2. Waqa Blake
3. Will Penisini
4. Tom Opacic
5. Bailey Simonsson
6. Dylan Brown
7. Mitchell Moses
8. Reagan Campbell-Gillard 
9. Reed Mahoney
10. Junior Paulo
11. Shaun Lane
12. Isaiah Papali’i
13. Nathan Brown

14. Makahesi Makatoa
15. Ryan Matterson
16. Bryce Cartwright
17. Oregon Kaufusi

19. Wiremu Greig
20. Hayze Perham

St George Illawarra Dragons Form


St George Illawarra won 28-16 against New Zealand in their opening game of the season. They were 16-14 down on the Sunshine Coast but ended with three unanswered tries.

Anthony Griffin’s side lost 20-16 against Penrith in Round 2. They made a game of it after trailing 20-6 with 30 minutes remaining.

The Dragons lost 36-12 against Cronulla last week. They were 18-0 down at half time in Wollongong and were never in the contest.

St George Illawarra Dragons Injuries & Team News


Mat Feagai replaces the injured Cody Ramsey (hamstring) on the wing.

Jack Gosiewski starts in the back row for the suspended Jaydn Su'A.

Aaron Woods (hamstring) returns on the bench.

Hooker Andrew McCullough (elbow) has been named in the extended squad.

St George Illawarra Dragons Team List


1. Tyrell Sloan
2. Mat Feagai
3. Moses Suli
4. Zac Lomax
5. Mikaele Ravalawa
6. Talatau Amone
7. Ben Hunt
8. Francis Molo
9. Moses Mbye
10. Blake Lawrie
11. Jack Bird
12. Jack Gosiewski
13. Tariq Sims

14. Jack de Belin
15. Josh Kerr
16. Jackson Ford
17. Aaron Woods

21. Andrew McCullough
24. George Burgess

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Verdict

Parramatta won in Melbourne last week and are starting to hit their stride. Returning to Sydney, the Eels should be far too good for the Dragons.

Eels’ winger Waqa Blake has scored seven tries in his last nine games.

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