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.
Botic double downs Nigeria to keep Joeys' FIFA U-17 World Cup™ dream alive
Noah Botic scored twice to ignite the Joeys' FIFA U-17 World Cup? hopes in a 2-1 win against five-time champions Nigeria. The victory means Australia finish third in Group B, behind Nigeria and Ecuador, and advance to the Round of 16 as one of the four best third-place finishe
Courtney-Perkins: Fighting qualities have Joeys in confident mood for Nigeria clash
Defender Jordan Courtney-Perkins says the Joeys' spirited fightback against Hungary has instilled the group with confidence heading into the final FIFA U-17 World Cup group match against Nigeria on Saturday (AEDT). Trevor Morgan's youngsters trailed 2-0 inside 20 minutes again
How to watch the Joeys v Nigeria at the FIFA U-17 World Cup™
Australia face Nigeria on Saturday morning in their third and final Group B fixture at the FIFA U-17 World Cup? 2019. Kick-off is at 7am AEDT (5pm Friday local time) as the Joeys take on the group leaders and five-time tournament winners. Trevor Morgan's boys fought back fr