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.
How to watch the Joeys v France at the FIFA U-17 World Cup™
Knockout football is on the agenda for the Joeys as they take on France in the do-or-die Round of 17 clash at the FIFA U-17 World Cup? 2019. The match kicks off at 10am on Thursday morning AEDT (8pm Wednesday local time) as the young Aussies do battle with the two-time champio
Noah Botic revealed as inaugural recipient of Dylan Tombides Medal
Joeys striker Noah Botic has been revealed as the inaugural recipient of the Dylan Tombides Medal. The 17-year-old Australian youth international was presented with the award in Brazil, as the Joeys prepared for this morning's (AEDT) FIFA U-17 World Cup Round of 16 match again
Determination and desperation: The attributes inspiring the Joeys ahead of France clash
In-form striker Noah Botic says the Joeys will need to show the same type of desperation and belief against France that inspired their incredible win over Nigeria at the FIFA U-17 World Cup. The Joeys produced a display of quality and resilience to overcome the highly-fancied