Jayson Bukuya says his side want to put in a big effort for his inspiring captain Paul Gallen in his 300th NRL match.

Coming off the loss to the Raiders, Bukuya said the their captain is one player who all the boys look up to both on and off the field.

"His professionalism and just the way he carries himself and goes about his business around the training park and the gym and that sort of thing, he's someone all the younger boys look up to and he's inspiring on the field so alot of boys look up to him," said Bukuya.

Watch Bukuya's full interview playing on SharksTV now.