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.
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 Saturday night's (AEDT) AFC U-23 Championship third-place play-off against Uzbekistan U-23. If Graham Arnold's squad can emerge with a victory over Uzbekistan, they will punch their ticket to th
‘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
‘Two more boxes to tick’: Arnold’s U-23’s eyeing AFC Championship glory
Graham Arnold says his Australian U-23 side have achieved nothing yet, with qualification for this year's Olympic Games are mere by-product of the overall goal of becoming Asian champions. The young Aussies take on Korea Republic in the semi final of the AFC U-23 Championship