Official Macron Italy 21 Rugby Anthem Jacket
In 1929, Italy began playing international rugby as a part of F.I.R. (Federation Italiana Rugby) union. As one of the top European teams, Italy was added to the 5 Nations competition in 2000, making the competition the Six Nations with England, France, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Italy. The squad has also competed in every Rugby World Cup since its founding in 1987. As of March 2020, Italy was ranked 14th in the world.