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

Mitchell injured in Roosters’ victory

Mitchell injured in Roosters’ victory

by , 21 May 2017

Latrell Mitchell made a compelling case for a NSW State of Origin call up before being injured in the Sydney Roosters’ 24-18 NRL win over Canterbury at ANZ Stadium on Sunday.

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

by , 21 May 2017 Video

Match result: The Roosters have moved into the top four after surviving a scare from an undermanned Bulldogs side.

Taukeiaho the x-factor in Roosters’ win

Taukeiaho the x-factor in Roosters’ win

by , 16 May 2017

Form lines are hard to read in the NRL. The evenness of the entire competition leads to successive weekends like those Eels fans have just delighted in – and then endured.

Mitchell Pearce continues charge towards Origin jersey

Mitchell Pearce continues charge towards Origin jersey

by , 15 May 2017

Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson believes Mitchell Pearce’s classy outing in their 48-10 smackdown of Parramatta won’t influence his chances of a State of Origin recall next week.

Eels’ Norman hurt in loss to Roosters

Eels’ Norman hurt in loss to Roosters

by , 14 May 2017

Parramatta face a nervous wait on scans for star Corey Norman after the halfback suffered a suspected knee injury in the Eels’ 48-10 loss to the Sydney Roosters.

Sydney Roosters vs Parramatta Eels highlights: NRL live scores, blog

Sydney Roosters vs Parramatta Eels highlights: NRL live scores, blog

by , 14 May 2017

Match result: The Sydney Roosters took a comfortable win over the Parramatta Eels to close out Round 10.

Cocaine scandal costs Sharks and Roosters millions as sponsors withdraw

Cocaine scandal costs Sharks and Roosters millions as sponsors withdraw

by , 11 May 2017

Cronulla and the Sydney Roosters appear set to pay a heavy toll after having their names dragged through the mud as a result of the NRL cocaine scandal with a sponsor reportedly ripping up contracts worth $1 million.

Roosters star charged with drug possession

Roosters star charged with drug possession

by , 5 May 2017

Sydney Roosters NRL star Shaun Kenny-Dowall has been charged with drug possession after he was allegedly caught with just under half a gram of cocaine at a Sydney nightclub.

Eels snap up Roosters prop Kane Evans

Eels snap up Roosters prop Kane Evans

by , 4 May 2017

Kane Evans will bid the Sydney Roosters farewell at the end of the season after signing a three-year deal with Parramatta.

Tedesco’s Tigers time over: Fullback makes decision on future

Tedesco’s Tigers time over: Fullback makes decision on future

by , 4 May 2017

James Tedesco will play for the Roosters in 2018 and beyond, signing a contract to join Sydney for four years at the end of this season.


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