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
Gary van Egmond names maiden Young Socceroos squad
New Young Socceroos Head Coach Gary van Egmond today named his maiden squad in charge of Australia's under-20 men's national football team. Van Egmond has selected 30 players for a training camp at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra from Sunday, 28 July 2019 to Fri
Thailand Tiebreakers: Participants for 2020 AFC U-23 Championship to be confirmed tonight
The Australian Men's U-23 National Team will conclude their 2020 AFC U-23 Championship Qualification campaign in Cambodia this evening when they face Korea Republic (kick-off 9.00pm AEDT). Australia are currently second in Group H of qualifying and are atop the standings of se
Young Socceroos bow out of AFC U-19 Championship
The Young Socceroos have been knocked out of the 2018 AFC U-19 Championship following a 3-1 defeat to Saudi Arabia. Nathaniel Atkinson cancelled out Turki Al Ammar's opening strike with a goal on the cusp of the half time whistle, but a pair of second half efforts from Feras A