Cheer on the thistle at Murrayfield this year and complete you kit when you pull on these Scotland 2019/20 Alternate Players Rugby Shorts from Macron. The international rugby team Scotland compete annually in the Six Nations Championship competition as well as the Rugby World Cup every four years. The Scottish rugby team dates back to 1871, where they beat England in the first international rugby union match at Raeburn Place. Scotland competed in the Five Nations from the inaugural tournament in 1883, winning it 14 times outright-including the last ever Five Nations in 1999-and sharing it another 8. The Rugby World Cup was introduced in 1987 and Scotland have competed in all eight competitions, the most recent being in 2015 where they were knocked out by Australia at the quarter-final stage in controversial circumstances. Their best finish came in 1991, where they lost to the All Blacks in the third place play-off. As of 18 March 2019, Scotland are 7th in the World Rugby Rankings. This official Scotland alternate shorts comes in sky blue with navy accents and tartan panels down the sides. With stretch panels these shorts will keep you feeling comfortable whether they’re worn as leisurewear or on the pitch. They have been finished with embroidery badges such as the Scotland crest on the right leg and the Macron logo on the left leg whilst the sponsor – BT – has been added to the back on the left leg.