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, Women and Colts (u19) which play in the peak competition for American Football in New South Wales.

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 being part of something special.

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Waratah Bowl XXXI Champions

Posted on December 14, 2014

The Sydney Uni Lions powered to a 43-14 victory over the West Sydney Pirates on Saturday to win Waratah Bowl XXXI and claim the NSW title for a twelfth consecutive year. In the process, they passed the legendary record of the St George Dragons, who won 11 consecutive titles from 1956 to 1966, to stand […]

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Lions Finish Strong

Posted on November 30, 2014

The Sydney Uni Lions won their last game of the regular season beating the Newcastle Cobras 60-13. The Lions finish the season in second spot with a 11-1 record, missing out on the top spot due to the Head to Head tiebreaker with the West Sydney Pirates (11-1). The Lions now prepare to play third […]

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The Lions come out on top!

Posted on November 7, 2014

The Lions knocked the UTS Gators from the ranks of the unbeaten in a comprehensive 40 -19 victory on Saturday, 1 November, and went to the top of the Gridiron NSW table in the process. Sydney Uni holds a stranglehold over the series against the university just one long pass down Broadway, boasting the incredible […]

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US Studies Centre support Lions

Posted on October 27, 2014

We are excited to announce that the United States Studies Centre has agreed to an ongoing sponsorship of the Sydney Uni Lions. The US Studies Centre has previously supported the National Club Championship Game, which saw the first-ever NCC Game played at Sydney University on 11 August 2013. With the washout of the 2014 NCC […]

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A long time Special Teams great, Animal leads on a kick return

Lions Hook Sharks

Posted on October 22, 2014

The Lions continued on their winning ways at home, taking down the Central Coast Sharks 56-20 on Saturday at the Square, Sydney Uni. Running back Alex Watson had another strong game with

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Lions bring Seahawks back to earth.

Posted on October 12, 2014

The Lions handed the Seahawks their first loss of the season on Saturday night. Sydney Uni jumped out to a 14 point lead and stayed in front of Sutherland the whole way to come home 41-26 victors. The offensive line paved the way for both Alex Watson (133 yards) and Mazen Safkouni (112 yards) to go over 100 yards on the ground, with Safkouni also holding 2 touchdowns through the air.

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