Parramatta Set to Announce New Home Ground


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Parramatta Eels are set to announce a temporary new home ground at ANZ Stadium, as their current home ground Pirtek Stadium is due to shut at the end of the season to be rebuilt.

Would this be a smart move?

“We’ve got a very large membership base and we need to ensure that we keep a pretty strong amount of games in our local area,” Boulous says. “ANZ is not far away and there’s an advantage in that, so while it isn’t confirmed it is pretty likely.

“We play two games (per season) there now and get quite decent crowds, so it’s something for us that we’ll continue to explore.”

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