2012 Sydney Roosters season

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2012 Sydney Roosters season
NRL 13th
2012 record Wins: 8; Draws: 1; Losses: 15
Team information
CEO Steve Noyce
Head Coach Brian Smith
Captain
Stadium Allianz Stadium, Sydney
Avg. Attend. 12,707
Top scorers
Tries 10-Mitchell Pearce
Goals 62-Braith Anasta
Points 140-Braith Anasta
2011 List of seasons 2013 >

The 2012 Sydney Roosters season was the 105th in the club's history. Coached by Brian Smith and caaptained by Braith Anasta, they competed in the National Rugby League's 2012 Telstra Premiership. The Roosters finished the regular season 13th (out of 16), failing to reach the finals for the second consecutive year.

Pre-season[edit]

Results[edit]

The Sydney Roosters will play 2 Trial games in 2012. The first game will be against the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs and the second against the Wests Tigers. In the Roosters' first trial game of the year they went up against the Bulldogs at Belmore Sports Ground which was attended by around 12,000 fans, the game ended with the Roosters winning 28 - 16. In the second trial match they went up against the Wests Tigers at Campbelltown Stadium which was attended by 7,426 fans, The game ended with the roosters rallying from behind to win 28 - 24.

Date Round Opponent Venue Result Attendance Game Report
12 February Trial 1 Canterbury colours.svg Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs Belmore Sports Ground 16 - 28 12,000 Game Report
18 February Trial 2 Wests Tigers colours.svg Wests Tigers Campbelltown Stadium 24 - 28 7,426 Game Report
Legend:       Win       Loss       Draw

Regular season[edit]

Results[edit]

These are the results and fixtures of the Sydney Roosters 2012 Season. They started their 2012 season well against their longtime rivals the South Sydney Rabbitohs, with a comeback with the clock showing two and a half minutes.

Date Round Opponent Venue Result Attendance Game Report
5 March Round 1 South Sydney colours.svg South Sydney Rabbitohs ANZ Stadium 20-24 [1][2]
11 March Round 2 Penrith colours.svg Penrith Panthers Sydney Football Stadium 18-0
18 March Round 3 Canberra colours.svg Canberra Raiders Sydney Football Stadium 14-8
25 March Round 4 Melbourne colours.svg Melbourne Storm AAMI Park 44-4
31 March Round 5 New Zealand colours.svg New Zealand Warriors Sydney Football Stadium 26-8
7 April Round 6 Gold Coast Titans colours.svg Gold Coast Titans Skilled Park 12-18
14 April Round 7 North Queensland colours.svg North Queensland Cowboys TIO Stadium 12-50
Rep Weekend BYE
25 April Round 8 St. George colours.svg St. George Illawarra Dragons Sydney Football Stadium 28-24
6 May Round 9 Newcastle colours.svg Newcastle Knights Sydney Football Stadium 24-6
12 May Round 10 New Zealand colours.svg New Zealand Warriors Mount Smart Stadium 30-26
20 May Round 11 Manly Sea Eagles colours.svg Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles Brookvale Oval 18-10
28 May Round 12 Canterbury colours.svg Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs Sydney Football Stadium 30-12
Round 13 BYE
10 June Round 14 Brisbane colours.svg Brisbane Broncos Sydney Football Stadium 40-22
17 June Round 15 Wests Tigers colours.svg Wests Tigers Leichhardt Oval 42-28
24 June Round 16 Manly Sea Eagles colours.svg Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles Sydney Football Stadium 52-14
Round 17 BYE
9 July Round 18 Cronulla colours.svg Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks Toyota Stadium 14-14
16 July Round 19 South Sydney colours.svg South Sydney Rabbitohs Sydney Cricket Ground -
22 July Round 20 Penrith colours.svg Penrith Panthers Centrebet Stadium 28-16 -bgcolor="FFBBBB" 27 July Round 21 Gold Coast Titans colours.svg Gold Coast Titans Allianz Stadium 36-16
3 August Round 22 St. George colours.svg St. George Illawarra Dragons Allianz Stadium 26-10
11 August Round 23 Parramatta colours.svg Parramatta Eels Parramatta Stadium 36-22
18 August Round 24 Canberra colours.svg Canberra Raiders Canberra Stadium 20-24
26 August Round 25 Wests Tigers colours.svg Wests Tigers Allianz Stadium 44-20
1 September Round 26 Canterbury colours.svg Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs ANZ Stadium 10-42
Legend:       Win       Loss       Draw       Bye

Ladder[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L B PF PA PD Pts
1 Canterbury colours.svg Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 24 18 0 6 2 568 369 +199 40
2 Melbourne colours.svg Melbourne Storm 24 17 0 7 2 579 361 +218 38
3 South Sydney colours.svg South Sydney Rabbitohs 24 16 0 8 2 559 438 +121 36
4 Manly Sea Eagles colours.svg Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles 24 16 0 8 2 497 403 +94 36
5 North Queensland colours.svg North Queensland Cowboys 24 15 0 9 2 597 445 +152 34
6 Canberra colours.svg Canberra Raiders 24 13 0 11 2 545 536 +9 30
7 Cronulla colours.svg Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks 24 12 1 11 2 445 441 +4 29
8 Brisbane colours.svg Brisbane Broncos 24 12 0 12 2 481 447 +34 28
9 St. George colours.svg St. George Illawarra Dragons 24 11 0 13 2 405 438 -33 26
10 Wests Tigers colours.svg Wests Tigers 24 11 0 13 2 506 551 -45 26
11 Gold Coast Titans colours.svg Gold Coast Titans 24 10 0 14 2 449 477 -28 24
12 Newcastle colours.svg Newcastle Knights 24 10 0 14 2 448 488 -40 24
13 Eastern Suburbs colours.svg Sydney Roosters 24 8 1 15 2 462 626 -164 21
14 New Zealand colours.svg New Zealand Warriors 24 8 0 16 2 497 609 -112 20
15 Panthers colours.svg Penrith Panthers 24 8 0 16 2 409 575 -166 20
16 Parramatta colours.svg Parramatta Eels 24 6 0 18 2 431 674 -243 16

Squad[edit]

2012 NRL Sydney Roosters Team[edit]

Sydney Roosters
2011 National Rugby League squad - 26 Players Coaching staff

Head coach



Legend:
  • (c) Captain
  • (vc) Vice captain
  • (gk) Goal kicker

Updated: 22nd OCTOBER 2011
Source(s): Sydney Roosters Squad


Player Summary[edit]

Sydney Roosters 2012 Appearance Interchange Tries Goals F/G Points
Braith Anasta 22 - 4 62 - 140
Tinirau Arona 4 16 3 - - 12
Mitchell Aubusson 22 2 3 - - 12
Jack Bosden 1 3 1 - - 4
Justin Carney 5 - - - - 0
Boyd Cordner 15 7 4 - - 16
Jake Friend 20 4 2 - - 8
Aidan Guerra 18 1 5 - - 20
Adam Henry 4 - 1 - - 4
Martin Kennedy 17 7 1 - - 4
Shaun Kenny-Dowall 17 - 8 - - 32
Joseph Leilua 19 - 6 - - 24
Mose Masoe 1 13 - - - 0
Anthony Minichiello 24 - 9 - - 36
Anthony Mitchell 4 2 1 - - 4
Tautau Moga 14 - 7 - - 28
Daniel Mortimer 4 4 2 5 - 18
Frank-Paul Nuuausala 18 1 2 - - 8
Mitchell Pearce 22 - 10 - - 40
Sam Perrett 15 - 3 - - 12
Nafe Seluini - 7 - - - 0
Tom Symonds 1 1 1 - - 4
Peni Tagive 5 - - - - 0
Brad Takairangi 5 11 1 - - 4
Lama Tasi 3 16 2 - - 8
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck 6 - - - - 0
Daniel Tupou 3 - 3 - - 12
Jared Waerea-Hargreaves 23 - 3 - - 4012
Total 312 96 82 67 0 462


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