|Tim Mannah playing for the Parramatta Eels|
15 February 1988 |
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
|Height||184 cm (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||110 kg (17 st 5 lb)|
|2010–11||New South Wales||4||0||0||0||0|
|2012||Prime Minister's XIII||1||0||0||0||0|
|As of 17 July 2016|
|Source: Rugby League Project, League Central|
Tim Mannah (born 15 February 1988 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer of Lebanese descent currently playing for the Parramatta Eels of the National Rugby League (NRL).
He primarily plays at prop. Mannah attended Christian Community High School, an independent secondary school situated in the Sydney suburb of Regents Park. He graduated in 2006. He played his junior rugby with the Guildford Owls.
Mannah also became the first player to captain a Parramatta Eels' side in the revamped NYC Toyota Cup competition in 2008.
First grader career
For the 2013 and 2014 NRL seasons, Mannah co-captained the NRL side along with fullback Jarryd Hayne.
After Hayne defected to the NFL, he became the stand-alone captain in 2015.
In 2010, Mannah played for both the City team and the New South Wales State of Origin team as a substitute. In 2011, Mannah played again for City and all three State of Origin games for New South Wales. In the final two games of the series Mannah started both and was actually one of only 2 prop forwards playing for New South Wales after coach, Ricky Stuart opted for a faster, more mobile pack and played second-rowers in the prop forward position.
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- "Australian Schoolboys Finish Undefeated". Queensland Rugby League. Archived from the original on 20 July 2008. Retrieved 29 August 2009.
- Hooper, James (23 August 2009). "Cancer scare for Mannah". The Sunday Telegraph. Retrieved 29 August 2009.