The Official Online RBS 6 Nations Store is open. The store has everything you need to get behind your team during the RBS 6 Nations, plus the store is now fully stocked with a much wider range of rugby merchandise.
Having kicked off the tournament with a second successive home win over les Bleus, they ended a run of three defeats with a 22-15 success over Ireland in their final game.
That allowed them to match their performance in 2007, when they beat Scotland and Wales, and after impressive displays in the autumn, Parisse is confident the future is bright.
He also explained that under Jacques Brunel the Azzurri have been prepared to employ a more ambitious style of play.
He told Gazzetta dello Sport: “It was a good Six Nations. Some expected a loss against France and a win against Wales but the results are a reflection of the squad: we can be good and play a dynamic style but we can also get it wrong. I’m like that as well.
“On the pitch I have a go, I enjoy myself and take chances. Now we can beat anyone and are getting the respect of the big teams.”