Parramatta has risen as much as fifth on the NRL ladder after a terrific comeback win over the Sea Eagles in Manly.
After copping a attempt to path within the early minutes of the second half, the Eels stormed residence with the ultimate 4 tries of the sport to expire 36-20 winners.
The win leaves Andrew Johns, who was closely vital of Parramatta final week, very impressed.
“Final week we had been fairly vital after they had been outscored within the second half. Midway by this recreation, I believed Manly had been going to run away with it,” he says on 9’s protection.
“They confirmed they’re actual contenders for the premiership, they stood up tonight.”
The loss is a bitter blow to Manly’s finals hopes, with the staff remaining in tenth spot on the ladder with 20 premiership factors from 20 video games.
To make issues worse for Manly, veteran halfback Kieran Foran got here off the bottom inside the ultimate 10 minutes together with his hamstring froze.
The Eels are stage on factors with the third-placed Storm and the fourth-placed Sharks, who’re but to play this weekend.