LAZIO NEWS

Lazio President Claudio Lotito trusts they will “have a great season” ahead of their opener with Milan today.
Giampaolo Pazzini is out of Milan’s Serie A clash with Lazio after picking up an injury.
Pippo Inzaghi wants Milan to be “the surprise of the Serie A season” and silence the sceptics, starting against Lazio tomorrow.
Stefano Pioli insists Lazio’s showdown with Milan is a head-to-head for Europe. “These are two quality teams.”
The Netherlands have named their squad for the friendly against Italy on September 4.
Massimiliano Allegri is looking for the best possible start to his Juventus reign, as they take on Chievo on Saturday evening.
Antonio Conte sees an ‘improved’ Juventus this summer, as he reflects on how they and the likes of Roma, Napoli, Inter and Milan look for the new season.
River Plate President Rodolfo D’Onofrio names his club’s price for Eder Balanta, confirming interest from Sampdoria and other unnamed clubs.
Claudio Lotito hopes that Lazio’s transfer market will see him go up in the fans’ estimations.
Lazio are reportedly prepared to make Antonio Candreva their joint best paid player and on a five-year contract.
American sources claim Lazio are interested in signing USA international Geoff Cameron from Stoke City.
Cristian Ledesma has revealed his delight at being asked to play in the Match for Peace in Rome next month.
Bari have confirmed that Joseph Minala has joined from Lazio on a one-year loan deal.
Marco Parolo admits that Lazio are still a ‘work in progress’ but that focus is now very much on an opening match with Milan.
Lazio crushed Bassano 7-0, while Verona, Cesena, Empoli, Sampdoria and Udinese also won in the Coppa Italia.
While Milan are linked with Marco van Ginkel, English media claim the Chelsea midfielder is closer to Lazio.
Lazio debut in the Coppa Italia against Bassano today and Stefano Pioli warns they are “built to qualify for Europe.”
Ex-Lazio and Inter striker Tommaso Rocchi has moved to Hungary for Haladas.
Lazio have announced the signing of defender Santiago Gentiletti from Argentine side San Lorenzo.
Antonio Conte has commented on his first days as Italy Coach, as he continues on his nationwide tour.