The Australia national under-20 football team represents Australia in international under-20 football.
The team is controlled by the governing body for football in Australia, Football Federation Australia (FFA), 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 12-time OFC champion and three-time AFF champion. The team has represented Australia at the FIFA U-20 World Cup tournaments on fifteen occasions.
The team's official nickname is the Young Socceroos.
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Young Socceroos romp Chinese Taipei to qualify for 2020 AFC U-19 Championship
The Young Socceroos qualified for the 2020 AFC U-19 Championship after a commanding 5-0 win over Chinese Taipei at the National Stadium in Kaohsiung on Sunday night AEDT. John Roberts struck twice while further goals from Lachlan Brook, an own goal from Karl Hu Josefsson and M
Watch: Live Stream Young Socceroos v Chinese Taipei
The Young Socceroos conclude their qualifying process for next year's AFC U-19 Championship tonight when they take on host-nation Chinese Taipei. After a convincing win over Macau on Friday night, Gary van Egmond's side can secure a ticket to the 2020 AFC U-19 Championship in
Tilio treble helps Young Socceroos beat Macau
The Young Socceroos propelled to a 6-0 victory in their second 2020 AFC U-19 Championship qualifier match against Macau. Alberto De Grosso was able to open accounts with a sweet header for Australia while John Roberts doubled the green and gold's advantage shortly before the h