LAZIO NEWS

Lazio struck very late to squeeze past Cagliari and consolidate third place after Napoli threw away a 2-0 lead, while in the relegation battles there was a thriller in Cesena and stalemates for Novara and Chievo.
Tommaso Rocchi takes over from Miroslav Klose as Lazio welcome Cagliari to the Stadio Olimpico.
Lazio Coach Edy Reja is suspended, so assistant manager Giovanni Lopez warns they “cannot afford more mistakes” against Cagliari.
Lazio have officially extended their contracts with Cristian Brocchi and Giuseppe Biava for another year.
Lazio have received the news they most dreaded, as Miroslav Klose injury is confirmed as serious enough to rule him out of the team’s next five games.
Federico Marchetti has recalled his ‘difficult’ spell with former side Cagliari, ahead of facing them in Lazio’s goal on Sunday.
Alvaro Gonzalez warns the other sides chasing third place that Lazio “are practically in the Champions League” with three wins.
Bad news for Lazio, as medical staff warn the injury Miroslav Klose picked up today “unfortunately does not seem to be minor.”
There are slight concerns over Miroslav Klose’s condition after he pulled out of a training ground friendly with a suspected thigh strain.
Fabio Quagliarella could be on his way out of Juventus in the summer, after a season that has seen him struggle to get first-team action.
Werder Bremen's Sebastian Prodl has refused to comment on specific transfer links to Serie A, only confirming that he is holding discussions with several clubs.
Ederson’s agent has confirmed that he is in talks with Milan about the possibility of free transfer to San Siro in the summer.
Palermo reportedly have two options to replace Bortolo Mutti at the end of the season – Edy Reja and Giuseppe Sannino.
Milan have joined the race to sign Ederson on a free transfer once his contract at Lyon expires.
Edy Reja feels Lazio “did not deserve to lose” their hard-fought game away to Catania, but the fight for third place now gets even more complicated.
Nicola Legrottaglie gave Catania a remarkable victory over Lazio that puts them right in the push for Europe.
Lazio have a very tricky trip to Catania and field Antonio Candreva in support of Miroslav Klose against the Sicilian trident.
Vincenzo Montella knows Catania could secure safety with a win over Lazio and even target Europe, but “let’s not raise the bar too high yet.”
Edy Reja has warned Lazio they need to put in “a very different performance” from the one against Bologna if they are to conquer Catania.
Lazio’s Brazilian playmaker Hernanes has reflected on his good form this season, revealing that his game has had to change. “I realised you must use cunning.”