Latrell Mitchell’s associate Brielle Mercy clips NRL on Instagram: NRL Grand Ultimate 2021

Latrell Mitchell’s associate has take goal on the NRL forward of this weekend’s grand closing between the South Sydney Rabbitohs and Penrith Panthers.

Final month, the Bunnies fullback was handed a monster six-match ban following a sickening shoulder cost on Sydney Roosters centre Joey Manu.

Mitchell was sin-binned in the 57th minute of the one-sided encounter at Suncorp Stadium and put on report for a harmful deal with that despatched his former teammate to hospital.

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The 24-year-old’s suspension was amplified due to his poor on-field disciplinary file; he would have been supplied a four-week ban with out his prior offences.

In April, Mitchell was additionally suspended for 4 weeks following a grade two harmful contact cost towards the Wests Tigers.

On Monday morning, Mitchell’s associate Brielle Mercy vented her frustration with the “NRL system” on Instagram.

“Ought to have been making his third NRL GF look this weekend however ‘NRL system’ had completely different plans,” she posted.

“Pleased with your efforts this yr and yearly. You get knocked down time and again and solely come again stronger.”

Latrell Mitchell’s associate vented her frustration on Instagram.Supply: Instagram
Latrell Mitchell was slammed for this hit on Joey Manu.Supply: The Day by day Telegraph

In August, Mitchell’s uncle revealed Mercy had obtained dying threats within the wake of the Manu incident.

“He’s an aggressive participant and that’s the best way he performs,” Maurice Goolagong informed Triple M Central Coast.

“When he does one thing proper everybody praises him, then there’s one little incident they usually’re all leaping on him.

“After this incident right here, even his associate has been getting dying threats.”

Rabbitohs coach Wayne Bennett was adamant his facet might nonetheless win the premiership with out their star fullback.

“He is a big participant for us. We didn’t have him final yr within the play-offs and we’re a greater staff than we had been final yr,” he informed reporters final month.

“We’re fairly good at getting different gamers to play nicely for us and put them in key positions and that’s what we’re going to have to seek out if that (suspension) occurs.

“We’ve received lots of video games this yr with lots of gamers lacking. Latrell missed a month of soccer earlier within the season, and one after the Origin. Our best power this yr has been the squad and I must depend on the squad to get the job performed.

“I’m assured there may be sufficient good gamers to make it occur for us. It simply makes it a bit bit tougher for us.”

The NRL Grand Ultimate is scheduled to get underway at 7.30pm AEDT on Sunday, October 3.

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