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

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

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Last updated: 10 March, 2017

Sydney Roosters Articles

Shine the light on NRL salaries to avoid speculation

Shine the light on NRL salaries to avoid speculation

by , 18 Oct 2017

There has been a bit of talk lately in regards to having a more transparent salary cap system in the NRL, similar to that used in many American sports who also operate under a salary cap.

The Roosters seeking salary cap exemption on salaries

The Roosters seeking salary cap exemption on salaries

by , 14 Oct 2017 Popular article!

Cooper Cronk’s availability has the Roosters in dire straits, forcing them to apply for a cap concession on money.

The Roosters, Cooper Cronk? Say it aint so

The Roosters, Cooper Cronk? Say it aint so

by , 13 Oct 2017 Popular article!

Hey Cooper Cronk? The word is you’re thinking about playing for the Roosters. And that is of course your choice.

Hey Cooper, this Roosters fan has some advice: Stay retired!

Hey Cooper, this Roosters fan has some advice: Stay retired!

by , 11 Oct 2017

As the rugby league rumour mill continues to churn out throughout the off season, fans and experts are still waiting on Cooper Cronk’s decision regarding what he will do with his future.

Five talking points from Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys NRL preliminary final

Five talking points from Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys NRL preliminary final

by , 24 Sep 2017 Popular article!

The North Queensland Cowboys have done it again, overcoming all the odds to get over the Sydney Roosters in the second NRL preliminary final by 13 points. Here are my talking points from the match.

Can you believe it? Cowboys in the grand final after scalping Sydney!

Can you believe it? Cowboys in the grand final after scalping Sydney!

by , 23 Sep 2017

The North Queensland Cowboys are through to the NRL grand final after a 13-point roller coaster victory over the Sydney Roosters in the second preliminary final at Allianz Stadium.

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

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

by , 23 Sep 2017 Popular article! Video

Match result: The North Queensland Cowboys are through to the NRL grand final after a 13-point roller coaster victory over the Sydney Roosters in the second preliminary final at Allianz Stadium.

Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys live stream: How to watch the NRL Finals online or on TV

Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys live stream: How to watch the NRL Finals online or on TV

by , 23 Sep 2017

The North Queensland Cowboys fairytale continues into the preliminary finals, but they need to get the Sydney Roosters if they’re to play next week. This is The Roar‘s guide to live streaming the match online and watching it on TV.

Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys NRL Finals kick-off time, date, venue, squads, broadcast information

Sydney Roosters vs North Queensland Cowboys NRL Finals kick-off time, date, venue, squads, broadcast information

by , 23 Sep 2017

The Sydney Roosters and North Queensland Cowboys are out to claim their spot in the 2017 NRL Grand Final when they clash at Allianz Stadium. The match is scheduled to kick-off on Saturday, September 23 at 7:40pm (AEST).

Roosters vs Cowboys: The ultra definitive preliminary final stats preview

Roosters vs Cowboys: The ultra definitive preliminary final stats preview

by , 23 Sep 2017

Can the Cowboys’ fairy tale continue? They found a way not to lose against the Sharks and then fair and square beat the Eels, whose only tries – apart from Michael Jennings’ 80th-minute consolation – were against the run of play. Now Justin O’Neill is back, and maybe even Matt Scott.


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