Legend and stories passed down from players of the past, date the origins of the Sydney University Football Club (SUFC) to 1863 with matches against crews of visiting naval ships. SUFC is the oldest club outside of Britain and the eighth oldest in the world.
The Club competes in the Sydney Premier Competition, with 4 Grade sides, 3 Colts and a Women’s program.
SUFC has won 34 1st Grade Premierships and 123 Premierships in total across all Men’s Grades and Colts teams since 1900. They have a proud tradition of producing representative players. The Club has produced the most Australian Representatives of any Club in Australia – 109 Wallabies and 16 Wallaroos.
The Club has had great success in recent years, consistently featuring in and winning, Grand Finals. The Club has won the Club Championship 25 times, including 16 times consecutively between 2004-2019.
In 2022, all 8 SUFC teams competed in the Finals series, with 5 teams (1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 4th Grade, Women and 3rd Colts) competing in Grand Finals, they went on to win Premierships in 1st Grade and 4th Grade. As well as two Premierships, the Club also secured four Minor Premierships (Women, 2nd Grade and 1st Colts and 3rd Colts) and won the Club Championship, the Grade Club Championship and the Colts Club Championship.
The Club welcomes players of all skills and abilities and you need not be a student of Sydney University to register.