Welcome to Sydney Uni American Football Club

The Sydney University American Football Club is the premiere American Football Club in Australia. Founded in 1984, the club has a long history of winning championships, developing players for state and national team selection and teaching anyone with a passion for contact sport how to play the most amazing game on the planet.

Sydney Uni has teams for Men and Colts (U19) in the peak competition for American Football in New South Wales. We also run a Social Flag (touch) competition in Semester I.

You do not have to be a student to play – get in contact by clicking on the “Play for SU” button if you are interested in playing some football.

Latest News


Lions Shutout Seahawks

Posted on September 20, 2016

The Sydney Uni Lions welcomed the Sutherland Seahawks back to Division I football on Saturday evening with a dominating defensive display to record a 63-0 shutout. The Seahawks had 26 veterans and 17 players with a Colts Division championship on their roster, but found it hard going against the defending GNSW champions. On defence, the […]

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Posted on September 14, 2016

The Sydney Uni Lions opened their 2016 campaign with a strong 32-8 win over the UTS Gators on Saturday. It looked like business as usual when the Lions’ defence stopped the Gators cold on their first series and then drove down confidently to the goal line on their first possession. But a mix-up in the […]

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2016 Gridiron NSW Kickoff Game

Posted on August 18, 2016

The Sydney Uni Lions will host the 2016 Gridiron NSW Kickoff Game on Thursday, 25 August 2016 at Sydney Uni Oval No 2, kick-off at 7pm. This game will be part of the lead up to the Cal v Hawaii college game on the following Saturday and is a great opportunity for Gridiron NSW. Let’s […]

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Social Flag is back for 2016

Posted on March 6, 2016

Flag Football is a non-contact form of American Football. The game is played with 5-a-side and involves all of the passing you see in the NFL. It is fast, athletic and a great way to get fit. Sydney Uni is running a social mixed Flag Football competition on Wednesday evenings between 6.15pm-9.30pm at St Andrews […]

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Lions Finish On Top

Posted on November 19, 2015

The Sydney Uni Lions finished their regular season in style, obliterating the Northern Sydney Rebels 90-6 at David Phillips Field on Saturday. The Lions’ defence forced 6 takeaways, which repeatedly gave the offence the ball in good field position. The offence took full advantage, crossing for 13 touchdowns despite the sometimes wet conditions. Runningback Alex […]

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Lions Set the Standard

Posted on October 13, 2015

The Sydney Uni Lions continue to set the standard for the rest of the league with a dominating 49-6 win over arch rivals the UNSW Raiders. The Lions travelled to Wollongong on Saturday to face their longtime rivals in the annual contest for the Foundation Shovel – a trophy held by the victor of the […]

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