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    The Roosters believe the immensity of the NRL preliminary final overshadows their rivalry with the Rabbitohs

    The Roosters believe the immensity of the NRL preliminary final overshadows their rivalry with the Rabbitohs

    - article from

    The two clubs have been long time rivals, and will play for a spot in the grand final tonight.

    Roosters coach Trent Robinson says his side has to remain focused on what they are doing.

    He says obviously there will be a bit of extra spice to the game, but now is the time for them to deliver.

    Kick-off's from 9.40pm.

    Meanwhile, Billy Slater is in doubt for the grand final after being cited for a grade one shoulder charge, for a hit during the Storm's win over the Sharks.

    Slater will miss the match, unless he successfully beats the charge at the NRL judiciary.

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