Italy all-white kits ( with blue band across the chest) also was worn in 1950, however make no appearance for the World Cup. Italian-game Representative Lyons. The black band on his arm was a sign of mourning to remember the tragedy of Superga Grande Torino. Superga air disaster in May 1949 in which almost the entire Torino football team, the backbone of the national side, was killed.
Italy home shirt basic V-neck design, additional all-white kits basic turtle-neck with blue band across the chest.