Sydney Roosters

Sydney RoostersAlthough they are one of two foundation clubs still present in the NRL today, the Sydney Roosters are the only side in the history of Australian Rugby League to play in every season since their inception in 1908 as Eastern Suburbs. The Roosters have won 13 Premierships with their most recent being in 2013.

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Coming off three consecutive minor premierships, the Roosters suffered a stunning fall from grace in 2016. Inopportune injuries and suspensions dogged the side as they registered just six wins for the season, finishing in second last.

Senior coach: Trent Robinson
Captains: Boyd Cordner & Jake Friend
2016 finish: 15th
Premierships: 1911, 1912, 1913, 1923, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1940, 1945, 1974, 1975, 2002, 2013

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2017 Team List
Mitchell Aubusson, Dale Copley, Boyd Cordner, Kane Evans, Blake Ferguson, Jake Friend, Michael Gordon, Aidan Guerra, Luke Keary, Shaun Kenny-Dowall, Isaac Liu, Joseph Manu, Ryan Matterson, Latrell Mitchell, Dylan Napa, Mitchell Pearce, Chris Smith, Siosiua Taukeiaho, Zane Tetevano, Daniel Tupou, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves, Connor Watson

Read more at http://www.roosters.com.au/team/team-list.html#JQzAmXM7sQRq0cpk.99

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Last updated: 10 March, 2017

Sydney Roosters Articles

Melbourne snatch victory, minor premiership with late try over Roosters

Melbourne snatch victory, minor premiership with late try over Roosters

by , 12 Aug 2017

After an enthralling 80 minutes, the Melbourne Storm have pinched a three-point victory and the minor premiership over the Sydney Roosters through a late Joe Stimson try.

Melbourne Storm vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

Melbourne Storm vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

by , 12 Aug 2017 Popular article! Video

Match result: After an enthralling 80 minutes, the Melbourne Storm have pinched a three-point victory and the minor premiership over the Sydney Roosters through a late Joe Stimson try.

Roosters headed to court with ex-sponsor after cocaine scandal

Roosters headed to court with ex-sponsor after cocaine scandal

by , 10 Aug 2017

The drugs scandal which engulfed the NRL earlier in the season has reared its head again, with the Sydney Roosters reportedly launching legal action against former sponsor over the incident.

The NRL ladder prediction: Where your club is actually going to finish

The NRL ladder prediction: Where your club is actually going to finish

by , 10 Aug 2017 Popular article!

With four rounds left to go there are still ten clubs in the mix for the finals. Three clubs are in a dog fight for eighth spot, with another two still mathematically a chance of dropping out of the eight if things go pear shaped.

Round 23 will solve the NRL’s top four puzzle

Round 23 will solve the NRL’s top four puzzle

by , 10 Aug 2017

Just four rounds remain until the NRL finals and Round 23 will see two matches involving all of the top four teams in what could serve as a prelude of what to expect in September.

Robinson wants more from Roosters to match Storm

Robinson wants more from Roosters to match Storm

by , 8 Aug 2017

There are signs the Sydney Roosters can win an NRL premiership, but coach Trent Robinson needs to see more defensive resilience to convince him they are genuine contenders.

Sea Eagles soar in second half to sink Sydney

Sea Eagles soar in second half to sink Sydney

by , 6 Aug 2017

Manly have come back from trailing 18-4 just before half-time to score 32 unanswered points and claim a crucial 36-18 win over the Roosters at Lottoland.

Manly Sea Eagles vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

Manly Sea Eagles vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

by , 6 Aug 2017 Popular article! Video

Match result: Manly have come back from trailing 18-4 just before half-time to score 32 unanswered points and claim a crucial 36-18 win over the Roosters at Lottoland.

Roosters overcome halftime deficit to defeat Cowboys

Roosters overcome halftime deficit to defeat Cowboys

by , 29 Jul 2017 Video

The Sydney Roosters have reclaimed second spot on the NRL ladder with a stirring 22-16 comeback win over North Queensland on Saturday night at Allianz Stadium.

Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys: NRL live scores, blog, highlights

Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys: NRL live scores, blog, highlights

by , 29 Jul 2017 Popular article! Video

Match results: The Sydney Roosters have recorded an important victory on Saturday night, turning a ten-point halftime deficit into a narrow six-point victory.


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