LAZIO NEWS

The removal of barriers at the Stadio Olimpico will begin tomorrow, to be completed in time for the Coppa Italia semi-final.
The removal of the barriers from Stadio Olimpico seems to have ended the boycott, with Roma ultras set to return for the Derby della Capitale.
Stefan de Vrij has been diagnosed with a bruised foot, but the Lazio defender avoided more serious injury on international duty.
Everton and Inter are reportedly interested in Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij, but the Dutch international would prefer Chelsea.
Gigi Di Biagio prepares Italy Under-21s for tomorrow’s friendly with Spain and celebrates their status as “a font of talent for the senior squad.”
Lorenzo Insigne has fond memories of Italy facing the Netherlands in Euro 2000 and names the teammates he’d like to travel with.
Marco Verratti discussed improving for Italy, reuniting with Lorenzo Insigne and Ciro Immobile, plus his desire to stay at Paris Saint-Germain.
Italy are planning to use the 3-5-2 system in Tuesday’s friendly against the Netherlands, starting Gianluigi Donnarumma, Alessio Romagnoli and Daniele Rugani.
Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij has been sent home from the Dutch camp due to an ankle injury, missing the friendly with Italy.
There are rumours the Netherlands could sack Coach Danny Blind even before Tuesday’s friendly with Italy in Amsterdam.
The Netherlands host Italy in a friendly on Tuesday evening, but they suffered a shock 2-0 World Cup qualifying defeat in Bulgaria.
Antonio Rudiger spoke to German media about life at Roma, the Serie A focus on tactics and dealing with racism in the derby with Lazio.
There will be no vote today to elect a new President of the Lega Serie B, disappointing Lazio and Salernitana patron Claudio Lotito.
Thomas Strakosha “made the right choice by going to Lazio, which is fortunate because he was about to join Cardiff City,” said the Albania international’s father.
Ciro Immobile thanked Davide Zappacosta for the cross as he scored in Italy’s 2-0 win over Albania. “It’s always a pleasure with this squad.”
Daniele De Rossi’s penalty and a Ciro Immobile header gave Italy the 2-0 victory over Albania, but play was suspended due to visiting fans throwing fireworks.
Giampiero Ventura is impressed by Italy’s young strikers, but wants the Serie A season brought forward to better prepare for Spain.
Lazio have reportedly targeted Deportivo La Coruna striker Florin Andone as a partner for Ciro Immobile next season.
Both Roma and Lazio are said to be interested in signing Sao Paulo defender Rodrigo Caio.
Inter reportedly have an agreement in place for a four-year contract with Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij.