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Saturday April 12 2014
Russian takeover for Lazio?

There are reports a Russian conglomerate has offered €170m to buy Lazio from President Claudio Lotito.

The patron has been under fire from ultras for years, a battle that intensified this season with a boycott that is leaving the Curva Nord empty.

They even organised a march through the city streets with banners demanding new investors ‘Free Lazio.’

According to Sport Mediaset, the message got through, as it is claimed a Russian conglomerate has made an offer to buy out the club.

The proposal ranges between €150m and €170m for the club, which is on the stock exchange.

Click here to read Richard Thomas' blog on the civil war at Lazio.

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