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.
Young Socceroos News
Young Socceroo Ruiz-Diaz the hero as Mariners snap 204-day wait with win over Victory
Young Socceroo Dylan Ruiz-Diaz scored a late double to give Central Coast Mariners a memorable 3-2 win over a shell-shocked Melbourne Victory on Monday night. Victory led 2-1 heading into the final five minutes as Marco Rojas scored a double of his own either side of Dylan Fox
Joeys and Young Socceroos discover AFC Championship groups
The draws for the AFC U-16 Championship 2020 and AFC U-19 Championship 2020 were held at the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Thursday afternoon. The competitions will serve as the qualification tournaments for the respective FIFA
Prso strikes as Young Socceroos secure valuable minutes in Holland
A goal from Slovenia-based Australian Luka Prso helped lift the Young Socceroos to a 1-0 win over FC Utrecht U-19 in the Netherlands on Tuesday. Prso, who plays his club football for NK Olimpija Ljubljana, scored in the 35th minute of the contest after skipping past the Utrech