Sydney Roosters

Last updated: 10 March, 2017

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.

VIEW THE FULL 2017 NRL DRAW HERE

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

Forgotten what happened last season? Review the 2016 NRL Grand Final and State of Origin with The Roar.

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

Think you know your rugby league? Prove yourself in our tipping competition.

Sydney Roosters Articles

Preston’s Previews NRL Round 9

Preston’s Previews NRL Round 9

by , 28 Apr 2017

Round 8 was a torturous round for tippers with a mass of upset victories coming the way of Manly, the Titans and the Tigers – and a few Anzac Day belters! Round 9 makes for similarly difficult reading.

Anzac Day clash shows rugby league’s value on the big stage

Anzac Day clash shows rugby league’s value on the big stage

by , 26 Apr 2017 Video

Imagine an NRL where every day was Anzac Day, at least in terms of the size of the crowd. How good would that be?

Roosters rise in golden-point thriller

Roosters rise in golden-point thriller

by , 25 Apr 2017

A Mitchell Pearce field goal in golden point has handed the Sydney Roosters a 13-12 win over the St George Illawarra Dragons on ANZAC Day at Allianz Stadium in a heart-stopper.

Sydney Roosters vs St George Illawarra Dragons highlights: NRL live scores, blog

Sydney Roosters vs St George Illawarra Dragons highlights: NRL live scores, blog

by , 25 Apr 2017 Popular article! Video

Match result: A Mitchell Pearce field goal in golden point has handed the Sydney Roosters a 13-12 win over the St George Illawarra Dragons on ANZAC Day at Allianz Stadium in a heart-stopper.

Anzac Day rugby league, what is it good for?

Anzac Day rugby league, what is it good for?

by , 25 Apr 2017

Once again, the NRL’s traditional Anzac Day fixture between the St George Illawarra Dragons and the Sydney Roosters is under fire.

Anzac Day NRL guide: Who plays who, where, when and how to watch

Anzac Day NRL guide: Who plays who, where, when and how to watch

by , 25 Apr 2017

Anzac Day footy is upon us once again with two blockbuster matchups hitting rugby league fans on one of the most important days of the Australian calendar.

NRL Round 8 predictions: Roosters to topple the table-topping Dragons

NRL Round 8 predictions: Roosters to topple the table-topping Dragons

by , 22 Apr 2017

Round 8 is the Anzac round and two clashes which have been a mainstay in the NRL over recent years will take centre stage once again.

Preston’s previews NRL Round 8

Preston’s previews NRL Round 8

by , 22 Apr 2017

After another eventful Easter weekend of football we are treated to a marathon round with games spread from Friday until Tuesday, and it’s a tough one for tipsters!

2017 NRL season: Anzac Day preview

2017 NRL season: Anzac Day preview

by , 20 Apr 2017

This weekend is the Anzac Day round, which means one thing – this Tuesday, all of Australia will stop in the morning to commemorate those who went to fight for the country in World War I over 100 years ago.

Roosters praise Dragons as NRL benchmark

Roosters praise Dragons as NRL benchmark

by , 19 Apr 2017

The Sydney Roosters have declared the St George Illawarra pack the benchmark of the NRL ahead of their blockbuster Anzac Day showdown.


Older Articles »