LAZIO NEWS

As Milan, Inter and Fiorentina all stumble toward the season’s finishing line, we take a look at the run-ins for the Europa League contenders.
Fiorentina have named their squad for Saturday’s encounter with Lazio, with Milan Badelj and Gonzalo Rodriguez both absent.
Lazio boss Simone Inzaghi insists his side must 'focus on Fiorentina' before any thoughts of Wednesday's Coppa Italia final with Juventus.
Fiorentina Coach Paulo Sousa insists he has 'no need to appeal to the fans' after a poor showing this season.
The Scudetto could be assigned with a point at the Olimpico, Atalanta close on Europe and Empoli can send Crotone down.
The very first week of the season brought a thriller between two sides who would go on to challenge for European qualification.
Luca Banti has been selected to referee the Serie A match between Roma and Juventus.
Juventus' Sami Khedira is on course to be fit for next Wednesday's Coppa Italia final with Lazio.
Stefano Pioli appears set to be the new Fiorentina Coach following positive talks with Viola officials.
Lazio's Ciro Immobile says this season is his best yet and is proud of his side's achievements.
The Coppa Italia Final between Juventus and Lazio will be played on May 17, moved after the Bianconeri reached the Champions League Final.
Initial reports suggest Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira was able to pull up before doing serious damage to his hamstring.
Gonzalo Rodriguez will be a free agent when his Fiorentina contract expires and Lazio are the favourites to snap him up ahead of Milan, Roma and Inter.
Pippo Inzaghi says brother Simone is a 'much better' Coach than he is and wants reassurances to stay at Venezia.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito will reportedly offer Keita Balde Diao a new contract worth €1.5m a season.
Former Roma and Lazio goalkeeper Fernando Orsi says Luciano Spalletti will leave Roma for his results as much as any other reason.
The changes to the Serie A schedule for Week 37 have been confirmed, including Napoli-Fiorentina and Lazio-Inter.
Lazio attacker Keita Balde Diao insists “there’s nothing” in reports linking him with a move back to Spain with Sevilla.
Following Roma’s victory over Milan, which saw Napoli drop back into third, and with Juve needing to wait another week before they can be crowned champions after their derby draw, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 35.
Week 36 was expected to be crucial in the relegation battle and the chase for the Europa League, but in truth there hasn’t been much change.