The Australian U20 team have been beaten 2-1 by Czech Republic in their opening U20 World Cup match.
Played at the Port Said Stadium in Egypt, the Czechâ€™s opened up the scoring in the 50th minute through Michael Rabusic in the Group E clash.
The Young Socceroos then managed a consolation goal in the final minute when AZ Alkmaar midfielder James Holland slotted home, also from the penalty spot.
In the other Group E match, Brazil easily accounted for Costa Rica 5-0 and head the table at this early stage whilst the Czech Republic sit second, Australia third and Costa Rica fourth.
The second group matches are as follows:
Australia v Costa Rica â€“ Wednesday, September 30
Brazil v Czech Republic â€“ Wednesday, September 30