Tim Mannah hangs up his boots

Drew Darbyshire

Parramatta Eels veteran Tim Mannah has announced his retirement but will remain with the club in an off-field role.

The 31-year-old has only ever played for the Eels, making 233 club appearances. He has earned five caps for Lebanon as well as representing New South Wales on four occasions.

Having completed a degree in sports business in 2017, Mannah will be part of Parramatta’s commercial team next year.

Mannah said: “I’ve had a great time in the game and it’s given me and my family so much.

“I’m extremely grateful for the support I’ve received from the Eels and our passionate blue and gold Army, I truly believe we have the best fans in the world.

“I’ll always have amazing memories of the experiences I’ve had and the people I’ve met along the way, but now I’m excited to open a new chapter in my career.”

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