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.
WATCH: Brad Maloney and Fabian Talladira | Japan v Australia Pre-Match Press Conference | AFC U17 Asian Cup 2023
Subway Joeys Head Coach Brad Maloney and midfielder Fabian Talladira spoke to the media ahead of the massive AFC U17 Asian Cup Thailand 2023™ Quarter Final against Japan on Monday night (AEST). Watch the Press Conference in the player above! Catch the Subway Joey's AFC U17
Brad Maloney praises team's resilience as Joeys reach knockout stage
Australia U-17 head coach Brad Maloney praised his team's determination following a hard-fought victory over Tajikistan at the AFC U17 Asian Cup Thailand 2023™. The 2-0 win by the Subway Joeys, courtesy of second half goals from Daniel Bennie and Nathan Amanatidis, helped book
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