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.
Glover expects improvement as vital Thailand clash looms at AFC U23 Championship
Goalkeeper Tom Glover says the Australian squad have already switched focus to the potentially-decisive clash against Thailand at the AFC U-23 Championship on Saturday night. Graham Arnold's youngsters opened their campaign with a hard-fought 1-1 draw against Iraq on Wednesday
Gersbach buoyed by Australia’s promising start at AFC U-23 Championship
Defender Alex Gersbach feels there are plenty of positives to take from Australia's 1-1 draw with Iraq in the opening match of the AFC U-23 Championship on Wednesday night. Despite taking a second-half lead through Reno Piscopo's jaw-dropping free-kick, the young Aussies were
Piscopo’s ‘special’ goal a tribute to bushfire victims
Reno Piscopo dedicated his stunning goal at the AFC U-23 Championship on Wednesday night to everyone affected by the Australian bushfire crisis. The Wellington Phoenix attacker scored a remarkable long-range free-kick as Australia's U-23's opened their campaign with a 1-1 draw