“Lazio have exceptional quality, but we need points,” confessed Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti.
It kicks off at San Siro at 19.45 GMT, click here for a match preview.
“At the moment games have extra value for us, as we need to get back to picking up points,” Tassotti told Milan Channel.
“Every now and then we lose, as we did against Parma. Lazio have exceptional quality, so we must be careful.
“Up until three days ago we were both on the same level, as Lazio were also coming off a draw in Europe. Now the situations have changed.
“Lazio have quality, but we need points. Sometimes it is an advantage for us to face a side that will try to take the initiative.”
Betting on Serie A? Bet365 are offering a 100% deposit bonus, up to £200 - find out more