LAZIO NEWS

Diego Perotti praises Roma for the 4-1 win over Lazio, but believes that 'second place is not down to us'.
Stefano Pioli felt the 4-1 defeat to Roma was “excessively harsh” on Lazio, but “we made big mistakes.”
There are reports Lazio will sack Stefano Pioli and give Simone Inzaghi the bench for the rest of the season.
Luciano Spalletti gave Stephan El Shaarawy constructive criticism and set Roma sights on Napoli after the derby win.
Alessandro Florenzi admits he would’ve “preferred to score under the Curva Sud” after Roma’s 4-1 derby victory.
Milan collapsed away to Atalanta and 10-man Sampdoria stalled Fiorentina, while Genoa put four past Frosinone and Chievo kept Palermo down.
Roma dominated the Derby della Capitale and crushed Lazio 4-1 to close the gap on second-placed Napoli to four points.
Lazio director Igli Tare admits Roma “are the team we hate the most, so winning the derby would make the year less negative.”
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni thinks it’s tough to snatch second place this season, but insists there is “clarity” with Francesco Totti.
Roma and Lazio both make big changes for the fiery Derby della Capitale, with Stephan El Shaarawy facing Felipe Anderson.
Join us for the build-up and action to today’s SEVEN Serie A games, including Udinese-Napoli, Inter-Torino and the Derby della Capitale.
Roma Coach Luciano Spalletti may face the derby against Lazio with a surprise 4-2-3-1 instead of the diamond midfield.
Dino Zoff believes Antonio Candreva will be the decisive Derby della Capitale man and Roma “have more to lose than Lazio.”
Seydou Keita has played big derbies, including the Clasico, but admits Roma v Lazio “is tense for the whole week leading up to it.”
Danilo Cataldi wants to become “a symbol of Lazio for 20 years,” starting with victory in today’s derby against Roma.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Dusan Basta have not recovered in time for Lazio as they take on rivals Roma.
William Vainqueur is out of Roma’s squad to face Lazio in the Derby della Capitale.
Juan Sebastian Veron would “love to return as Lazio President with Diego Simeone Coach and Alessandro Nesta director of sport.”
Stefano Pioli feels Lazio have more to fight for against Roma than position or prestige. “This is about pride.”
Luciano Spalletti offered to help mediate between Roma, ultras and the authorities on the stadium boycott.