LAZIO NEWS

Lazio and Roma are separated by only one point as they face off for second place, Champions League access and bragging rights.
It’s the biggest Derby della Capitale for years, as Lazio and Roma go head-to-head for second place and Champions League access.
FIGC President Carlo Tavecchio believes it was ‘a mistake’ to move the Derby della Capitale to this afternoon.
Douglas Maicon is back in the Roma squad for Monday’s Derby della Capitale with Lazio.
Lucas Biglia is in the Lazio squad for the Rome Derby, but Stefan Radu is out injured.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia mocked those who praised Lazio for their campaign. “People act as if we’ve already lost.”
Stefano Pioli assured Lazio won’t go for just a point against Roma in tomorrow’s Derby. “We want to overtake them!”
Napoli’s surprise 3-1 defeat to Juventus means that Roma are mathematically qualified for the Champions League.
Juventus, Roma and Lazio are considering offers for Robin van Persie, who looks set to leave Manchester United.
Milan are reportedly looking to offer Philippe Mexes a contract extension, with a 'bad boy' clause for his disciplinary record.
Juventus striker Alessandro Matri says his Coppa Italia winner against Lazio was ‘the most important goal of my career’.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis won’t be drawn on fixture changes - ‘if I start talking I’ll never stop’.
Nicola Rizzoli will be the referee for Monday’s rescheduled Rome derby, it has been announced.
Stefan Radu felt the only difference between Juventus and Lazio in the Coppa Italia Final was “luck.”
Alessandro Matri said Juventus substitutes are “always ready” after coming off the bench to secure the Coppa Italia.
Stefano Pioli admits Lazio “didn’t have luck” in their Coppa Italia Final defeat to Juventus after hitting both posts with one shot.
Max Allegri complimented Lazio for a game “worthy of a Final” and said Juventus will “try to win the Treble.”
Giorgio Chiellini said Juventus “really wanted this trophy” after winning the Coppa Italia in extra time against Lazio.
Alessandro Matri struck to give Juventus the Coppa Italia Final 2-1 over Lazio in extra time, so the Treble is still on.
Juventus director Beppe Marotta surprisingly insisted PSG striker Edinson Cavani “is not a target,” but confirmed Paulo Dybala.