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
Changes in dates for AFC Men's Youth National Team competitions
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has made the decision to cancel the AFC U-16 Championship Bahrain 2020 and the AFC U-19 Championship Uzbekistan 2020. The Joeys were set to play at the AFC U-16 Championship Bahrain 2020 and the Young Socceroos at the AFC U-19 Championshi
Key 2021 dates for Australia U23's, Young Socceroos & Joeys
Following the postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, 2021 shapes as a significant year for Australia's youth international outfits. Check out the latest update regarding when the Australia U-23's, Young Socceroos and Joeys will be in action over the next 12 months.
Gary van Egmond: There's a great deal of Young Socceroos talent coming through
Young Socceroos Coach Gary van Egmond has identified a plethora of young talent since taking over Australia's Under 20's side last year. Chatting with Socceroos.com.au, the 15-cap Socceroo discussed the quality coming through Australia's youth set-up, pointing to the large num