- Matthew Egan will make his debut for the Northern Pride tonight and become player number #183 for the Club. He will be the 7th player to debut for the Pride this season.
- Evan Child will make an appearance in the squad for the first time this season. He has been a clear stand out in the Local League Competition and will step into the Number #4 Jersey as Javid Bowen has been given the Cowboys call up.
- The Pride are entering Round 6 in 6th place on 5 points and the Magpies are entering Round 6 in 8th place on 4 points.
- The Pride are yet to win a home game this season after suffering a 1 point loss in the final minutes of the game in Round 5.
- The Magpies are entering this round strong after a 60 – 10 win against the Mackay Cutters in Round 5.
- Karmicheal Hunt has been named in the Magpies top 17 squad but rumour has it that John Asiata, Tom Dearden and Tesi Niu may be last minute additions.