Social media erupted with chatter from the XXXX Queensland Maroons Game I team announcement - with Chairman of Selectors Gene Miles referring to it as the toughest selection he has been forced to make.
One of the big talking points from the press conference was the visible emotion from coach Kevin Walters and his passion for Queensland.
Former Queensland Maroons, media and fans took to social media with their commentary from the announcement.
Congratulations Napa n Milford, u boys have been welcomed into something very special, enjoy the moment n welcome to the family #qldmaroons— Chris Walker (@iam_chriswalker) May 22, 2017
Sundays \ud83d\udc4c\ud83c\udffeSpent yesterday in the best way possible - with my family. Now time for Origin camp.\ud83d\udc4a\ud83c\udffe https://t.co/DKU1ILvJWs— Sam Thaiday (@samthaiday) May 22, 2017