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Italy national football team

This article is about the men's team. For the women's team, see Italy women's national football team.

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Italy
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) Gli Azzurri (The Blues)
Association Italian Football Federation
Confederation UEFA
(Europe)
Head coach Antonio Conte
Captain Gianluigi Buffon
Most caps Gianluigi Buffon (147)
Top scorer Luigi Riva (35)
FIFA code ITA
FIFA ranking Template:Nft rank
Highest FIFA ranking 1 (November 1993, February 2007, April–June 2007, September 2007)
Lowest FIFA ranking 16 (April 1998, October 2010)
Elo ranking Template:Nft rank
Highest Elo ranking 1 (June 1934 – March 1940, December 1940 – November 1945, July–August 2006)
Lowest Elo ranking 21 (November 1959)
First international
23x15px Italy 6–2 France 23x15px
(Milan, Italy; 15 May 1910)
Biggest win
23x15px Italy 9–0 United States 23x15px
(Brentford, England; 2 August 1948)
Biggest defeat
23x15px Hungary 7–1 Italy 23x15px
(Budapest, Hungary; 6 April 1924)
World Cup
Appearances 18 (First in 1934)
Best result Champions, 1934, 1938, 1982, 2006
European Championship
Appearances 8 (First in 1968)
Best result Champions, 1968
Confederations Cup
Appearances 2 (First in 2009)
Best result Third place, 2013