The Australia national under-23 football team represents Australia in international under-23 football and at the Olympic Games.
The team is controlled by the governing body for football in Australia, Football Federation Australia (FFA), which is currently a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) since leaving the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) in 2006.
The team's official nickname is the Olyroos.
‘We have a lot of belief’: Arnold’s troops ready for anything in massive semi-final clash
Graham Arnold says Australia is "physically and mentally" ready to handle anything in Thursday morning's (AEDT) AFC U-23 Championship semi-final against Korea Republic. The young Aussies are on the cusp of not only reaching the final of this tournament for the first time with
Get to know the Australia U-23 squad
Australia's U-23 squad are on the verge of a major achievement when they head into Thursday morning's (AEDT) AFC U-23 Championship semi-final against Korea Republic. If Graham Arnold's squad can emerge with a victory over Korea, they will not only advance to the tournament's f
‘Bring the energy!’: Deng reveals key to Australia’s success against Korea
Australia U-23 skipper Thomas Deng believes the key to beating Korea Republic in Thursday morning's (AEDT) AFC U-23 Championship semi-final will be to play a 'fast and direct' game. Graham Arnold's squad are on the cusp of a massive achievement if they can topple the highly-fa