LAZIO NEWS

Juventus face competition from Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United and Monaco after Lazio froze out Keita Balde Diao.
Keita Balde Diao was “profoundly hurt” by Lazio leaving him out of the Italian Super Cup squad. “I don’t know how to evaluate the consequences.”
Felipe Anderson is in the Lazio squad for the Italian Super Cup against Juventus, but Keita Balde Diao is left out completely.
Douglas Costa and Lucas Leiva are expected to start when Juventus and Lazio face off for the Italian Super Cup on Sunday night.
Juventus need to “use that anger” of a Champions League Final defeat in the Super Cup against Lazio and explains why he didn’t resign.
Max Allegri warned Juventus “must not make the mistake of seeking someone who plays the same way as Leonardo Bonucci,” as they must find “tactical balance.”
Gigi Buffon said nobody “could represent the Juventus Number 10 better” than Paulo Dybala and urged them to think positive in the Super Cup with Lazio.
Senad Lulic is “very happy and proud to wear the captain’s armband” when Lazio face Juventus in the Italian Super Cup.
Simone Inzaghi wants Lazio “courage” in the Italian Super Cup clash with Juventus tomorrow night, but has Keita Balde Diao and Felipe Anderson doubts.
Ravel Morrison is back training with Lazio in Rome after Birmingham City refused to pay his full salary during a loan spell.
Juventus have named their squad for the Italian Super Cup against Lazio tomorrow night, including Federico Bernardeschi and Wojciech Szczesny.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito discussed Financial Fair Play and “soon we will clarify” Keita Balde Diao and Stefan de Vrij situations.
Roma seem to accept the Stadio della Roma project will be a long time coming, as they agree a new lease for the Stadio Olimpico until 2020.
There’s confusion over Federico Bernardeschi’s presence for the Supercoppa Italiana, as Juventus don’t appear to have registered him with the Lega Serie A.
Sami Khedira admits “some good players left” Juventus this summer, but assures “our squad is even better than last year!”
Lazio have loaned midfielder Joseph Minala – the player once accused of being in his 40s – to Serie B side Salernitana on a season-long arrangement.
Felipe Anderson is back in training with Lazio, so should be ready to start Sunday’s Italian Super Cup against Juventus.
Davide Massa has been assigned as the referee for Sunday’s Italian Super Cup between Juventus and Lazio.
Juventus are reportedly trying to convince Lazio’s Stefan de Vrij to join them on a free transfer next summer.
Daniele Rugani is focused on the Italian Super Cup against Lazio, but notes “it’s natural to receive criticism, because we are Juventus.”