FOX SPORTS to broadcast Australian U23 matches LIVE & EXCLUSIVE

You'll now be able to follow Jaushua Sotirio, Jonathan Aspropotamitis and Keanu Baccus in the 2018 AFC U23 Championship in China thanks to FOX SPORTS. 

On Thursday 11 January 2018 FOX SPORTS will broadcast the second half of Australia’s first Group D match against Syria on FOX SPORTS 501 immediately after ‘Just For Kicks’. Any goals from the first 45 at the Kunshan Stadium will also be shown during ‘Just For Kicks’.

Australia’s second and third group matches against Vietnam (Sunday 14 January 2018) and Korea Republic (Wednesday 17 January 2018) will be broadcast LIVE and in full. 

The Vietnam fixture will be broadcast on FOX SPORTS 506, while the clash with Korea Republic will be on FOX SPORTS 501. 

Caltex Socceroos Assistant Coach Ante Milicic will lead the Australian U23 National Team at the 2018 AFC U23 Championship in China. 

A top two finish in Group D will be required to propel Australia U23 to the Quarter Finals of the 2018 AFC U23 Championship.

Australia’s results at the 2018 AFC U23 Championship will impact the team’s seeding for the 2020 AFC U23 Championship, which will double as the qualification tournament for the 2020 Summer Olympics to be held in Tokyo, Japan.

Australia U23 v Syria U23
Thursday 11 January 2018
Kunshan Stadium, Kunshan
Kick-off: 4pm (local); 7pm (AEDT)
Broadcast: Second half LIVE and EXCLUSIVE on FOX SPORTS 501 following ‘Just For Kicks’

Vietnam U23 v Australia U23
Sunday 14 January 2018
Kunshan Stadium, Kunshan
Kick-off: 4pm (local); 7pm (AEDT)
Broadcast: Full match LIVE and EXCLUSIVE on FOX SPORTS 506

Korea Republic U23 v Australia U23
Wednesday 17 January 2018
Kunshan Stadium, Kunshan
Kick-off: 7.30pm (local); 10.30pm (AEDT)
Broadcast: Full match LIVE and EXCLUSIVE on FOX SPORTS 501