Stefan de Vrij assures Lazio are “ready for anything” in tonight’s Coppa Italia semi-final with Roma. “A derby is always a derby.”
Roma have a 2-0 first leg deficit to fight back from in tonight’s massive Coppa Italia semi-final with Lazio and Daniele De Rossi does not start.
Join us for all the build-up and action for tonight’s huge Coppa Italia semi-final, the Derby della Capitale between Roma and Lazio.
President of the Italian Players’ Association Damiano Tommasi wants it made clear that fans threatening players “is not normal,” despite it becoming common.
Ciro Immobile is in the Lazio squad to face Roma, but Federico Marchetti is still sidelined.
Daniele De Rossi is in the Roma squad, so he could face Lazio in the Coppa Italia tomorrow.
Mario Rui insists Roma can overturn their 2-0 first leg defeat to Lazio - “we’ll try and score as soon as possible”.
Lazio centre-back Stefan de Vrij admits “people are surprised I’m so good after the knee injury”.
The latest reports suggest Daniele De Rossi is in contention to start for Roma against Lazio tomorrow.
Simone Inzaghi has warned Lazio that “it’s only half-time” and “we still have to play out of our skins” against Roma in the Coppa Italia on Tuesday.
Luciano Spalletti says “we can start talking about my future” after Roma’s Coppa Italia semi-final second leg against Lazio on Tuesday.
Nicola Rizzoli will referee the Coppa Italia semi-final between Roma and Lazio, whilst Luca Banti will oversee Napoli-Juve.
Daniele De Rossi looks set to miss Roma’s Coppa Italia semi-final second leg clash with Lazio.
Luciano Spalletti reiterated that if he doesn’t win, it is right to leave Roma because “evidently I haven’t done the right work with their potential.”
Edin Dzeko’s brace defeated Empoli tonight, now he hopes Roma can put pressure on Napoli and Juventus, then reach the Coppa Italia Final.
Eusebio Di Francesco is “sick of losing this way” after Sassuolo fumbled another lead for their 2-1 defeat to Lazio. “I’ll think about my future.”
Simone Inzaghi told off Wesley Hoedt and Felipe Anderson for their irritable responses. “The substitutes won Lazio the game” at Sassuolo.
Ciro Immobile admits Lazio didn’t play at their best despite the 2-1 win at Sassuolo, but he’s glad to be part of Aquile history.
Lazio completed the comeback to beat Sassuolo with Ciro Immobile’s strike and a bizarre own goal, but were saved by the woodwork in stoppages.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, as Lazio visit Domenico Berardi’s Sassuolo and Roma host troubled Empoli.