Gold Coast have named recruits Brad Tighe, Kalifa Fai-Fai Loa and Siuatonga Likiliki for their opening NRL pre-season trial against the Warriors on Sunday.

Gold Coast recruits Brad Tighe, Kalifa Fai-Fai Loa and Siuatonga Likiliki have all been named in the Titans’ line-up for the NRL club’s opening pre-season trial against the Warriors.

Tighe and Likiliki will both line-up in the centres for the clash in Auckland on Sunday with ex-North Queensland flier Fai-Fai Loa taking a spot on the wing.

Paul Carter, the son of Penrith premiership winning back Steve Carter, will start the match at hooker in his first appearance in Titans’ colours while fellow newcomers Maurice Blair and Christian Hazard will start from the bench.

Albert Kelly will team up with Aidan Sezer in the halves while prop Matt White will take to the field for the first time in 12 months following a knee reconstruction.

Titans: Anthony Don, Kalifa Fai-Fai Loa, Siuatonga Likiliki, Brad Tighe, Steve Michaels, Aidan Sezer, Albert Kelly, Ryan James, Paul Carter, Luke Douglas, Ben Ridge, Mark Minichiello, Tom Kingston. Interchange: Matt White, Caleb Binge, Mark Ioane, Christian Hazard, Jamal Fogarty, Cody Nelson, Maurice Blair, Jamie Dowling, Matt Beddow.