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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The Roosters rebounded from their horror 2016 campaign strongly, winning their first four matches and going to finish in second after an impressive 17-win season. Sydney got themselves into the preliminary final with a hard-fought win over Brisbane in their qualifying final, but got done in by the surging Cowboys two weeks later.

Senior coach: Trent Robinson
Captains: Boyd Cordner & Jake Friend
2017 finish: 3rd (2nd before finals)
Premierships: 1911, 1912, 1913, 1923, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1940, 1945, 1974, 1975, 2002, 2013

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2018 Team List
Mitchell Aubusson, Nat Butcher, Boyd Cordner, Lindsay Collins, Mitchell Cornish, Cooper Cronk, Joshua Curran, Poasa Faamausili, Blake Ferguson, Brendan Frei, Jake Friend, Grant Garvey, Brock Gray, Luke Keary, Lachlan Lam, Bernard Lewis, Isaac Liu, Joseph Manu, Ryan Matterson, Latrell Mitchell, Paul Momirovski, Dylan Napa, Jayden Nikorima, Sean O’Sullivan, Reuben Porter, Victor Radley, Reece Robinson, Chris Smith, Sio Siua Taukeiaho, James Tedesco, Zane Tetevano, Daniel Tupou, Sitili Tupouniua, Eloni Vunakece, Jared Waerea-Hargreaves

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Latrell Mitchell Sydney Roosters NRL Rugby League Finals 2017

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Last updated: 21 December, 2017

Sydney Roosters Articles

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

Canterbury Bulldogs vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog

by , 19 Apr 2018

The Canterbury Bulldogs will be out to turn around a sluggish start and get back into the winner’s circle when they face the Sydney Roosters at ANZ Stadium on Thursday night. Join myself and The Roar for live scores and a blog of the match, starting from 7:50pm AEST.

Book of Feuds shelved as fans demand carnival blockbusters

Book of Feuds shelved as fans demand carnival blockbusters

by , 19 Apr 2018

How do you reckon you would have gone at Allianz Stadium last Thursday night trying to convince a rugby league novice the Rabbitohs vs Roosters match they were about to witness is the NRL’s oldest and most bitter rivalry?

Anzac Day footy set for move to Sydney Cricket Ground

Anzac Day footy set for move to Sydney Cricket Ground

by , 17 Apr 2018

Anzac Day rugby league will return to the SCG for the first time in more than three decades in 2019, with the traditional clash between Sydney Roosters and St George Illawarra to shift for the next three years.

It ain’t rocket science Roosters, the speared Sharks and the Storm back in the eight

It ain’t rocket science Roosters, the speared Sharks and the Storm back in the eight

by , 14 Apr 2018

After finally appearing to find something nearing professionalism and form against the Sharks last week, the Roosters slumped to a frustrating loss against South Sydney to start Round 6.

Rabbitohs upset Roosters to move into top eight

Rabbitohs upset Roosters to move into top eight

by , 12 Apr 2018

South Sydney have claimed bragging rights over star-studded NRL arch-rivals the Sydney Roosters, downing them 26-14 at Allianz Stadium.

Sydney Roosters vs South Sydney Rabbitohs: NRL live scores, blog

Sydney Roosters vs South Sydney Rabbitohs: NRL live scores, blog

by , 12 Apr 2018

Can the Sydney Roosters win their second game in a row or will the South Sydney Rabbitohs bounce back when the greatest rivalry in rugby league resumes? Join The Roar from 7:50pm (AEST) for live coverage.

Ricky’s Raiders rant produces a result, the Roosters bounce back and the deja vu Dragons

Ricky’s Raiders rant produces a result, the Roosters bounce back and the deja vu Dragons

by , 7 Apr 2018

When a coach does his ‘nana’, his team had better react otherwise the man in charge really has nowhere else to go.

Cronulla Sharks vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog, highlights

Cronulla Sharks vs Sydney Roosters: NRL live scores, blog, highlights

by , 6 Apr 2018 Video

The Cronulla Sharks will be hosting another team sitting in the middle of the pack on two wins, two losses in 2018 when they welcome the Sydney Roosters. Join The Roar from 6pm (AEST) for live coverage.

Sydney Roosters vs New Zealand Warriors: NRL live scores, blog

Sydney Roosters vs New Zealand Warriors: NRL live scores, blog

by , 31 Mar 2018 Popular article! Video

Match result: The New Zealand Warriors have scored an upset victory over the Sydney Roosters in dominant fashion, victorious by a margin of 24 points.

Roosters beat ‘Roo’castle

Roosters beat ‘Roo’castle

by , 28 Mar 2018

For Rooster fans and players alike, this game was always going to be juicy. It was the Rooster legends versus the Rooster legends. In fact, almost a quarter of the Newcastle team were wearing a tattoo from the Roosters’ grand final victory of 2013.


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