LAZIO NEWS

President Claudio Lotito has given his backing to new Coach Vladimir Petkovic following Lazio’s fast start to the Serie A season.
Lazio chief Claudio Lotito has revealed that the club were bombarded with summer offers for Sergio Floccari and Tommaso Rocchi.
Tommaso Rocchi has explained that he rejected the opportunity to leave Lazio during the summer transfer window.
Lazio are top of the table with a 100 per cent record, but Vladimir Petkovic is keeping their feet on the ground.
Napoli pushed past Fiorentina on a shocking pitch and Miroslav Klose kept Lazio on track, while Catania beat Genoa in a five-goal thriller and Atalanta saved two penalties.
Lazio made only three new signings this summer, but director Igli Tare is confident “we can reach the Champions League.”
Giuseppe Sannino started his Palermo career with a home defeat and now faces on-form Lazio. “It would be worrying to see a similar performance.”
Lazio are on a roll and Vladimir Petkovic wants to keep it going against Palermo. “Lazio must be commanding and fear no opponents.”
The draw for the group stages of the Europa League – which includes Inter, Napoli, Udinese and Lazio – has been made.
Inter, Napoli, Udinese and Lazio will all be in today’s group stage draw for this season’s Europa League.
Lazio swept comfortably into the Europa League after a Libor Kozak brace crushed FK Mura 3-1, sealing the tie 5-1 on aggregate.
Lazio have Mauro Zarate and Libor Kozak starting upfront in tonight’s Europa League play-off with FK Mura 05.
Lazio vice-captain Stefano Mauri has discussed the club's ambitions and thanked fans for standing by him during his legal issues.
Lazio striker Tommaso Rocchi is on the transfer radar of Italian giants Inter, his agent has confirmed.
Vladimir Petkovic has told Lazio “the psychological approach is crucial” to tomorrow’s Europa League play-off with Mura.
Lazio have rejected speculation that they are in talks with Juventus over the sale of Modibo Diakite.
Chievo director of sport Giovanni Sartori has confirmed “we talked to Lazio” about Emiliano Alfaro and Libor Kozak.
Inter are targeting Sergio Floccari but might have left it too late, with the Lazio forward already promised to Bologna.
Bologna have agreed a €4.5m deal with Lazio to sign striker Sergio Floccari, reports Sky Sport Italia.
Michael Ciani is a Lazio player after the Italian club announced his capture from Ligue 1 side Bordeaux.