»Goaaaal!« – Finally there is a complete football team.
The Italian football team, the Squadra Azzurra, presents itself at NOCH, the model landscaping specialist, in its traditional blue and white jerseys.
The team consists out of 10 players and one goalkeeper. The model railway figurines - the football players - have been re-created on a 1:87 scale for the model railway H0 scale and modelled in typical, game-related scenes. The players fight, straddle, curse and run. In combination with other national teams, international matches can be depicted on the model railway landscape or in a diorama.
The Italian national mens football team (italian: Nazionale di calcio dell'Italia), the so-called La Nazionale or Glu Azzurri for short (the Azure Blues), is the Italian Football Association's (Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio) all-star team. Italy is one of the most successful national teams in football. The Italian team has won the World Cup four times and the European Championship one time, as well as the UEFA's International Championship two times and the Olympic Games one time. The Italians Football Association Federazione Italiana Giuoco Calcio (F.I.G.C.) was founded on 16 March 1898 in Turin and has been a member of the FIFA since 1905. The team won its first international match against the French Équipe Tricolore 6 to 2 on 15 March 1910. Pietro Lanza scored Italy's the first goal in the match he and also score the first hat-trick in the Azzurri's history. (Source: Wikipedia)