Raiders coach Ricky Stuart has named his side for Friday night's massive match against the Panthers at GIO Stadium.

Josh Papalii is named to back up from Origin duty at lock, while Nick Cotric has also been named after spending the last week in camp with the NSW Blues.

Sia Soliola is named on the edge to cover the loss of Joe Tapine who will miss one more match due to suspension.

CANBERRA RAIDERS V PENRITH PANTHERS
FRIDAY JUNE 8, 6:00PM, GIO STADIUM

1. Jack Wighton
2. Nick Cotric
3. Jarrod Croker (C)
4. Joey Leilua
5. Jordan Rapana
6. Blake Austin
7. Aidan Sezer
8. Dunamis Lui
9. Siliva Havili
10. Shannon Boyd
11. Sia Soliola
12. Elliott Whitehead
13. Josh Papalii

14. Ata Hingano
15. Luke Bateman
16. Charlie Gubb
17. Liam Knight
18. Emre Guler
19. Michael Oldfield
20. Jack Murchie
21. Craig Garvey