The Australia national under-17 football team represents Australia in men's international under-17 football.
The team is controlled by the governing body for football in Australia, Football Australia, 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.
Australia is a ten-time OFC champion and a two-time AFF champion. The team has represented Australia at the FIFA U-17 World Cup tournaments on twelve occasions.
The team's official nickname is the Joeys.
Brad Maloney appointed Joeys Head Coach
Football Australia is pleased to announce that Brad Maloney has been appointed to the role of Head Coach of the Joeys ? Australia's U-17 men's national football team. Maloney returns to Australian football following eight years with Football Association of Malaysia (FAM), wher
Shepparton set to host Asia's best emerging football talent
Football Australia today joined Greater Shepparton City Council in celebrating the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) decision that the regional Victorian city will host Group G of the AFC U17 Asian Cup 2023? Qualifiers later this year. To be staged at the McEwen Reserve wit
Aspiring Joeys gather in Canberra ahead of AFF U-16 Youth Championship selection
Thirty-four (34) ambitious Australian footballers will assemble in the nation's capital today as the next generation of the Joeys ? Australia's U-17 men's national football team ? commence or continue their national team journeys. The young footballers will spend the next five