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 Socceroos defeat Thailand for three in a row at AFF U-18 Championship
The Young Socceroos have made it three wins from three at the AFF U-18 Championship after defeating Thailand 3-1 on Sunday evening AEST. A double from Dylan Ruiz-Diaz, of Central Coast Mariners, stole the show for Gary van Egmond's side, with the attacker notching a second hal
Hat-trick hero Tilio fires Young Socceroos to second win in Vietnam
Marco Tilio starred as the Young Socceroos made it back-to-back AFF U-18 Championship wins in impressive style, downing Vietnam 4-1. Tilio stunned the host nation, and 4,000 fans in attendance at the Thong Nhat Stadium, when he fired Australia into the lead after only 39 secon
Young Socceroos hit five in AFF U-18 Championship opener
The Young Socceroos kicked off their AFF U-18 Championship campaign with a five-star display against Cambodia. Goals from Kai Trewin, Dylan Ruiz-Diaz, Harry McCarthy and a double from Lleyton Brooks earned Gary van Egmond's side a 5-1 win in their competition opener in Ho Chi