PLAYERS | Jaeman Salmon

Panther 601

27 matches [2021-2022]

8 points [2 tries]


Cronulla junior who made his NRL debut at Parramatta in 2018. After 17 appearances across three seasons for the Eels, he signed with the Panthers for the 2021 season.

Primarily a five-eighth, he started the season in the Knock On Effect Cup, and made his club debut for the Panthers in the Round 13 match versus Wests Tigers, coming off the bench. He would make one more appearance later in the season versus St. George Illawarra, once again off the bench, however, he had been named as the 18th player for a number of matches after the rule was implemented by the NRL to cover for match ending injuries for any of the named players.

In 2022, he became a more regular member of the NRL squad, primarily as the number 14 bench utility, however, he started in three matches later in the season at five-eighth. He played off the bench in all three finals matches, including the victorious grand final versus Parramatta.

He will likely remain at Penrith in 2023 however is yet to be officially confirmed.

Last updated 17 November 2022


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