The Australian women's national under-17 football team represents Australia in international women's under-17 football.
The team is controlled by the governing body for football in Australia, Football Australia (FA), 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.
The side was crowned AFF U18 Women’s Championship 2022 Champions - beating Vietnam 2-0 in the final and finishing the tournament undefeated.
The team's official nickname is the Junior Matildas.
See the squad for the 2024 AFC U17 Women's Asian Cup Round 1 Qualifiers
Rae Dower appointed Football Australia Technical Director – Women’s Football
Football Australia is pleased to advise the appointment of highly regarded coach and women's football specialist, Rae Dower, to the role of Technical Director – Women's Football. Dower, who is also Head Coach of the Australian U-17 Women's National Team – a position she will r
Australia learn qualification path for the AFC U20 Women’s Asian Cup Uzbekistan 2024™ & AFC U17 Women’s Asian Cup Indonesia 2024™
TheAFC U20 Women's Asian Cup Uzbekistan 2024™ & AFC U17 Women's Asian Cup Indonesia 2024™ Qualifying Round 1 draw took place last night in Kuala Lumpur, with Australia learning their qualification path for both tournaments. Our CommBank Young Matildas & CommBank Junior Mati
How to watch: CommBank Junior Matildas v Korea Republic U15 Women's National Team Game 2
The CommBank Junior Matildas will host AFC compatriots the Korea Republic in a three-match international series at Kingscliff Soccer Club and Burleigh Heads FC. The second match in the three-match international series kicks off tonight at 8:00 pm AEDT, with fans able to watch
How to watch the AFC U20 Women’s Asian Cup Uzbekistan 2024™ & AFC U17 Women’s Asian Cup Indonesia 2024™ Qualifiers draw
TheAFC U20 Women's Asian Cup Uzbekistan 2024™ & AFC U17 Women's Asian Cup Indonesia 2024™ Qualifiers draw will take place in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday, November 3, 2022, from 5:00 pm AEDT. Our CommBank Young Matildas & CommBank Junior Matildas will learn their opponents for t
CommBank Junior Matildas finalise squad to host Korea Republic in three-match international series
The CommBank Junior Matildas will host AFC compatriots the Korea Republic in a three-match international series at Kingscliff Soccer Club and Broadbeach United Soccer Club. Australia will take on the U-15 Women's National Team from the Korea Republic in three fixtures played
CommBank Junior Matildas to gather on Gold Coast for training camp
A new cycle of U17 female players is set to commence their national team journey as head coach Rae Dower has called up a 30-player provisional squad for the CommBank Junior Matildas' upcoming October training camp. Held on the Gold Coast from 25 October to 5 November 2022, it