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.
Changes in dates for AFC Men's Youth National Team competitions
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has made the decision to cancel the AFC U-16 Championship Bahrain 2020 and the AFC U-19 Championship Uzbekistan 2020. The Joeys were set to play at the AFC U-16 Championship Bahrain 2020 and the Young Socceroos at the AFC U-19 Championshi
Joeys coach praises 'wonderful talent' Caleb Watts after Southampton senior debut
Australian midfielder Caleb Watts made his senior debut in the FA Cup on Wednesday morning as Southampton overcame Shrewsbury 2-0. The 19-year-old represented the Joeys at the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil, scoring one goal in four appearances as Australia were eliminate
Key 2021 dates for Australia U23's, Young Socceroos & Joeys
Following the postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, 2021 shapes as a significant year for Australia's youth international outfits. Check out the latest update regarding when the Australia U-23's, Young Socceroos and Joeys will be in action over the next 12 months.