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 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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Lions Shine in the Rain

Posted on October 13, 2015

The Sydney Uni Lions overcame difficult conditions at the Square on Saturday night to post an impressive 52-14 win over the West Sydney Pirates in a re-match of the championship game from last season. The rain came down early, but so too did the boom lowered by the Lions defence. The Sydney Uni defence stopped […]

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Sydney Uni do the double over Wollongong

Posted on September 21, 2015

The Sydney University Lions overcame a hard fighting Mustangs team to win 63-14 in their first home game of the season. Alex Watson, who has a tendency of leaving a trail of opposition defenders in the dirt, continued his fine start to the season with multiple big yardage runs. The Cubs were also victorious in […]

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Cubs and Lions Win!

Posted on September 12, 2015

The Sydney Uni Lions continued their strong start to the season today with a 56-0 victory over the Nepean Ducks. Defensive Lineman Devin Lagorio (pictured) set the tone right from the first play as the Lions D put on another ferocious display. Earlier in the day, the Cubs opened their season against the West Sydney […]

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WR Victor Martin opened up the scoring and had a solid debut for the Lions, ending the game with 3 TD's.

Lions open 2015 season with a bang!

Posted on September 6, 2015

The Sydney Uni Lions juggernaut rolled into the Central Coast on the weekend and crushed the Newcastle Cobras 85-0 in the opening round of the Gridiron NSW competition. With a strong pre-season behind them, the Lions got off to a fast start – scoring 35 points in the first quarter – and never looked back. […]

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