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
LIVE STREAM: Watch the Young Socceroos play Cambodia at the 2019 AFF U-18 Championship
Tune in to the live stream to watch our Young Socceroos begin their campaign at the 2019 AFF U-18 Championship against Cambodia tonight. Gary van Egmond's side is in Group B at the tournament in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, with this to be the first of a minimum of five games
One on one: Young Socceroos boss Gary van Egmond’s goals for AFF U-18 Championship
Tonight (Wednesday) marks the start of a couple of big weeks for the Young Socceroos as they compete at the 2019 AFF U-18 Championship in Vietnam. It's an important tournament for Gary van Egmond's side as they build up towards qualification for the FIFA U20 World Cup in 2021.
Young Socceroos squad finalised for 2019 AFF U-18 Championship
Young Socceroos Head Coach Gary van Egmond today confirmed his 23-player squad to compete at this month's 2019 AFF U-18 Championship in Vietnam. Following a week of training at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra, van Egmond has finalised his squad to venture t