Torino got their first victory away to Lazio since 1993, but it all turned on controversial VAR decisions and Ciro Immobile’s red card.
Luis Alberto was furious at Ciro Immobile’s red card and the lack of a penalty against Torino. “Maybe people don’t like Lazio in the top four.”
Lazio director Igli Tare insists they must believe in Scudetto potential. “The table says we are up there and we have to believe all the way.”
Adem Ljajic is not even on the Torino bench against Lazio this evening amid reports of a row with Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Adam Marusic wants Lazio to beat Torino this evening “so we can be close to the top of the table.”
Cristian Molinaro insists Torino “know Lazio’s strengths very well and worked hard all week on preparing for them.”
Lazio have the opportunity to catch Roma in fourth place with a victory, but Ciro Immobile faces his old Torino teammate Andrea Belotti.
Steaua Bucharest owner Gigi Becali says “the odds are very low” for beating Lazio in the Europa League.
The referees have been announced for this week’s Coppa Italia games, with Juan Luca Sacchi taking charge of Inter-Pordenone.
Felipe Anderson is back in the Lazio squad for tonight’s game with Torino.
There were mixed fortunes for the Italian teams in the Europa League draw, with Atalanta facing a tough tie with Borussia Dortmund.
Sinisa Mihajlovic says it is up to the Torino squad to turn whistles into applause after four successive draws.
Simone Inzaghi praises the impact of Lucas Leiva at Lazio since his summer arrival from Liverpool.
Simone Inzaghi says talk of Lazio winning the Scudetto is not absurd but warns his side have to be realistic.
It is reported that Manchester United are ready to make a €100m offer to prise Sergej Milinkovic-Savic away from Lazio.
Massimo Moratti reveals Jose Mourinho “regretted” leaving Inter for Real Madrid before he’d even made the move blames stars for the 2002 Scudetto defeat.
Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman warns “it’s always difficult” to travel to Chievo, despite their “strange” defeat to Inter.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic’s agent insists the Lazio midfielder is not for sale but refused to confirm whether Manchester United had made an offer.
Lazio winger Felipe Anderson has expressed his delight at putting his injury troubles behind him against Zulte-Waregem on Thursday.
Atalanta, Milan and Lazio are top seeds in the Europa League Round of 32 draw, but Napoli risk a much tougher fixture.