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South Sydney Rabbitohs 2020 fixtures

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Teams they play twice

Broncos, Roosters, Storm, Bulldogs, Dragons, Raiders, Knights, Tigers, Eels.

Teams they play once

Sharks, Cowboys, Sea Eagles, Panthers, Titans, Warriors.

Day-by-day breakdown

Thursday – 6, Friday – 5, Saturday – 10, Sunday – 3.

With 4 straight matches against 2019 finals teams first up – including the premiers and minor premiers – the Bunnies must put in the hard yards if they want a spot in the top 5 after these games. If they can win at home against the Sharks and Roosters and gain one of the away games in Brisbane or Melbourne, they will be sitting at 3-1, which will be a good start to the season.

The most memorable game for Souths last year was the epic 22-20 win in round 23 against the Broncos, with coach Wayne Bennett walking into the sheds high-fiving every single player.

Souths fire up early against the Broncos in a likely round two thriller in Brisbane and then back at home in round nine.

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While Souths beat the Roosters twice in 2019, they were humbled in the most important game – the qualifying final – just a week after a very impressive round 25 win. Rounds 3 and 24 see Souths in tumultuous battles against the Roosters to avenge their finals loss.

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The classic Good Friday clash is always a game to mark on your calendar, with Souths hosting the Bulldogs again. The Bulldogs will host the second fixture –  also at ANZ Stadium – in round 15.

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Manly were the ones to look out for in 2019 – being the only side to beat Souths in the opening 11 rounds (13-12, round 4). However, Souths fought back in round 17 in a 1-point thriller. Get prepared for another battle in their only meeting in round 13 in 2020.

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Their remaining seven games will be at Bankwest Stadium (two games), Cbus Super Stadium, Sunshine Coast Stadium, Central Coast Stadium, the SCG and WIN Stadium.

 

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