PUMA Italy Long Sleeve Home Jersey 2018. Instead of the colors of the flag; Italy started wearing a blue jersey in 1911 as a tribute to the country\'s royal family. Since t hen; Italy has worn home color blue for international competitions. Gli Azzurri have only missed two World Cups in it history; the very first in 1930; and failing to qualify in 1958. However; four victories in 1934; 1938; 1982 and 2006 place them tied for seco nd on all-time the winners list. The club has included legends known worldwide; including top scorer Luigi Riva; the most capped p layer Gigi Buffon; Roberto Baggio ; and Andrea Pirlo.For the 2018 World Cup; PUMA presents an eye-catching addition to a history of iconic shirts. Accent color navy trims the collar; adding the colors of the national flag to line the cuffs. A mini flag sits on the upper back. PUMA Formstripe grip on the sleeves. A newly designed team badge makes its debut. The shield shape has been altered; and the FIGC logo and four stars have been re-positioned. DryCELL technology wicks sweat. 100% Po lyester.