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 Hungary at the FIFA U-17 World Cup™
Australia are aiming to bounce back from an opening match loss against Ecuador when they play Hungary on Wednesday morning in the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2019. Kick-off is at 10.00am on Wedneday AEDT (8.00pm Tuesday local time) and will be broadcast live in Australia via SBS at th
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