Soccer is the most popular sport of Italy. There is no other game which can challenge the popularity of soccer. Also this game is popular in various countries and this is considered as the national game in various countries. Also in Italy soccer is also the most popular game. The Italian soccer team has won the Fifa world cup four times and so undoubtedly it is the most popular game of Italy. Also the Italian club soccer teams have won about 27 major European trophies and have made the most successful European nation in the subject of soccer. In Italy soccer is told calcio where it is told football in England and soccer in America. The modern variation of the game of the soccer was brought to Italy in 1880s. The first club championship was won by Italian club Genoa. And the first club competition was won by udinese.
The Italian national football team is called Azzuri for their blue shirts and they are the most successful national football team in the world. The Italian football team has produced various world class defenders such as Virginia Rosetta, Pietro Rava, Carlo Parlo, Franco baresi, Paolo Maldini, Fabio Cannavaro. The honors which are included to their national teams are four Fifa world cups, one European football championship, and One Olympic gold medal. They also have won two bronze medals. They have won the world cup in 1934, 1938, and 1982 and in 2006. And they have also won the European championship, EURO in brief in 1968. Now the Italian club has become the best club in the world. The Italian club Inter Milan have won the club world cup in recent year their coach Hose Mourinho has become the world’s best coach of the year so now Italian football is one of the best football in the world And to the people of Italy soccer is the best game.