Holland or The Netherlands are an international team most notably known for wearing orange and for boasting world class internationals including Arjen Robben and Robin van Persie. Holland are nicknamed 'Clockwork Orange' due to the fact that it is the national colour of the country originating from the Coat of Arms of the Dutch founding father Willaim of Orange-Nassau. The home shirts are bright orange and are manufactured by Nike and in their last major tournament the UEFA Euro 2012 they failed to reach the knock-out stage of the tournament coming fourth in a group containing Germany, Portugal and Denmark.
The Italians play their home games in a kit of blue shirts, white shorts and blue socks. The colour light blue favoured by many Italian sports teams gives the side its nickname of the Azzurri, the shirts have featured as winners on three occasions in the World Cup. Many famous faces in football have pulled on the Italy shirt, such as; Roberto Baggio, Franco Baresi, Giuseppe Bergomi, Paolo Maldini, Paolo Rossi, Christian Vieri, Gianfranco Zola and Andrea Pirlo.
The Netherlands national football team played their first international against Belgium in Antwerp on the 30th April 1905 winning 4-1. Netherlands famously reached the 2010 FIFA World Cup Final where they played Spain losing 1-0 after extra time afer a goal from Andres Iniesta. Despite all the talent that has played for the Dutch they have never won the FIFA World Cup.
Netherlands have usually had sky blue, black or white away shirts to coincide with their bright orange home shirt.