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 (16-19) in the peak competition for American Football in New South Wales. We also run Social Flag (non-contact) from April – June.

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 March 21, 2020

Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, sadly the 2020 Social flag competition due to start on 1 April will be postponed indefinitely. At this stage we do not know when the competition could be rescheduled to and we will therefore be refunding all players and teams who have already signed up and paid their registration. […]

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Coach Fernley & Coach Wolfie Step Down

Posted on March 3, 2020

Michael Vrcelj and Peter Fernley, Head Coaches of the Lions Womens and Cubs respectively, have announced that they will be stepping down from their coaching duties for the 2020 season. Michael Vrcelj, affectionately known as Coach Wolfie, joined Sydney Uni American Football Club in 2017 in order to take on the Head Coaching position of […]

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Andrew Ogborne Steps Down as Head Coach

Posted on March 1, 2020

At the recent Season Awards function, club stalwart Andrew Ogborne announced that he was standing aside as Head Coach of the Sydney Uni Lions.  This marks the end of an era for the club dating back to its formation in 1984.  Ogborne was the Lions’ first quarterback, compiling a career record of 46-4-2 (0.904) and […]

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