PUMA, a German multinational company that designs and manufactures athletic and casual footwear, apparel and accessories, employs more than 10,000 people worldwide and distributes its products in more than 120 countries until 2016. It is a big and famous sports brand around the world nowadays. The PUMA logo consists of the word “PUMA” and a leaping cougar, which is a sign of courage and challenge.
PUMA has been the manufacturer of Italy soccer jerseys since 2003. It has a long-term deal with Italian Football Federation(FIGC). From then on, Puma provides not only the match day jerseys but also training kit and accessories for all FIGC squads. The Azzurri, the nickname of Italy national football team, is governed by the FIGC and won four titles of World Cups in 1934, 1938, 1982 and 2006.
Since at least 1911 the primary colour of Italy home jersey was blue, and this colour remains a symbol of the team today. White has generally been used for the away kit.
The top of Italy Training Kit 2016 Blue continues Italian rich football traditions. PUMA logo and the logo of Italy national team are printed on the right and left. Furthermore, the two logos are also shown on black pants. There is a black stripe on each side from shoulder to sleeve. A yellow zipper and “ITALIA” in the middle of the shirt are specially eye-catching.
This training kit is made of 100% polyester that is beneficial for environmental protection.