Bankwest Stadium will play host to Thursday’s Round 16 NRL game between Canterbury Bulldogs and Manly Sea Eagles. The game kicks off at 10:30 am with Manly Sea Eagles heading into the game as favourites with the bookmakers. Continue reading for our in-depth preview of the Canterbury Bulldogs vs. Manly Sea Eagles game and give you our free tips and bets.
Canterbury Bulldogs vs Manly Sea Eagles Preview
It’s been a long season for the Canterbury Bulldogs and it’s unlikely to get any easier anytime soon.
This week they host the Manly Sea Eagles who have opened up as the short-priced favourites.
Manly have had some ‘easy kills’ in recent weeks and this should be another confidence booster for them.
Manly to win by plenty.
Manly have won four in a row against the Bulldogs, including doing the double last year.
The most recent meeting was a 32-20 victory for the Sea Eagles in Round 18, 2020.
Canterbury Bulldogs vs Manly Sea Eagles Predictions
The Sea Eagles are absolutely flying and they are tipped to record another big victory by covering the handicap. Tom Trbojevic is tipped to continue his breathtaking form.
Canterbury Bulldogs have lost 12 of their 14 games this season. Canterbury Bulldogs rank last for points scored this season. Manly Sea Eagles have won the last 4 matches against Canterbury Bulldogs. Manly Sea Eagles have won 8 of their last 10 games. Manly Sea Eagles have scored 50+ points in the last 2 games. Manly Sea Eagles' Tom Trbojevic has scored 11 tries in his 8 games so far in 2021.
Manly have far too much firepower to the Bulldogs and can cover a big handicap. Having score 50 or more themselves in the last two games, over the points total is also tipped.