For the Azzurri, the pitch is their canvas and the ball is their paintbrush. The definition of elegance, style and class. When the ‘’Inno di Mameli’ bursts out the stadium speakers, it creates an emotion and energy that runs through the body of every player who slips on the world-famous blue jersey. With four World Cups to their name, only Brazil can stake claim to having won more. Known for producing rock-solid defenders such as Paolo Maldini and Gaetano Scirea, and storied goalkeepers the likes of Dino Zoff and Gianluigi Buffon, any team who steps up against La Nazionale will need to be in top form to overcome the brick wall that is Italian National Team.