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.
Watts adamant the Joeys should have beaten Hungary
Caleb Watts is adamant Australia should have came away with the three points in Wednesday morning's 2-2 draw with Hungary after a rousing fightback. The Joeys trailed the Central Europeans 2-0 after 20 minutes of their second FIFA U-17 World Cup fixture but came storming back
Joeys produce spirited comeback to draw with Hungary at FIFA U-17 World Cup
The Joeys have produced a stirring second-half fightback to claim a 2-2 draw with Hungary at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil. Just like in their opening match, the Joeys conceded twice in the first-half at the Estádio Olímpico in Goiânia to trail 2-0 at the break. But Tre
Rawlins: Joeys ready to attack against Hungary
As the youngest member of the Joeys squad at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil, Joshua Rawlins was understandably a little apprehensive the first time he went into camp. But the Perth Glory youngster was quickly made to feel a part of the Joeys "family" and it's that atmospher