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



Posted on November 30, 2016

The Sydney Uni Lions are on the hunt for another Gridiron NSW championship as they won through their semi-final matchup against the Northern Sydney Rebels 39-21 on Saturday at Neptune Park. The Lions took a while to settle into the game, falling behind after the Rebels took advantage of some early penalties against the Lions […]

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Posted on November 30, 2016

The Sydney Uni Lions faced undefeated opponents in its last two rounds and emerged victorious to remain the only undefeated team in the Gridiron NSW competition leading into the playoffs. First up, the Lions faced its traditional rivals, the UNSW Raiders, in the annual battle for the Foundation Shovel. The Lions and the Raiders are […]

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Posted on November 30, 2016

Sydney Uni racked up another club double, with both the Cubs (u19) and Lions (Div I) winning their fixtures against the Northern Sydney Rebels at Forrestville Oval last Saturday. The Cubs got the afternoon started with a strong 36-6 win in the Colts Division. On offence, the Cubs started with a controlled running game, linemen […]

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Sydney Uni doubles up against Northwestern

Posted on September 27, 2016

Sydney Uni went on the road this weekend and came away with two important victories against the Northwestern Predators. The Sydney Uni Cubs, the U19 team fielded in the Gridiron NSW Colts competition, started the day with a 28-0 victory on the back of a committed performance across the whole roster. The game had started […]

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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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