LAZIO NEWS

Lazio goalkeeper Federico Marchetti insists Sparta Prague “ought to be worried” about their Europa League clash.
Stefano Pioli believes Lazio can beat Sparta Prague, “try to win the Europa League and salvage our season.”
Lazio defender Stefan De Vrij announces he’ll start training with the ball next week.
Winger Ladislav Krejčí believes Sparta Prague have a ’50-50’ chance of getting through against Lazio.
Zdeněk Ščasný admits Sparta Prague can’t be defensive against Lazio - “we need at least one goal”.
Keita Balde assures ‘I’m focused on Lazio’ but admits ‘my ambition is to play for Barcelona, Real Madrid or Manchester United.’
Miroslav Klose could extend his contract with Lazio instead of moving to MLS or Germany, say reports.
Reports say Inter will reward Roberto Mancini for Champions League qualification by signing Lazio’s Antonio Candreva.
Andrea Bertolacci assures Milan “have not given up” on their Serie A season, but the Coppa Italia Final is crucial.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic “can be compared to Paul Pogba and in a few years can play for Real Madrid or Barcelona,” said the Lazio midfielder’s agent.
Felipe Anderson says ‘there’s nothing concrete’ about exit rumours and ‘I’m staying at Lazio’.
President Claudio Lotito says “the Lazio eagle is still flying high” after last night’s win over Atalanta.
Lazio have a “clear advantage” in the race for Empoli defender Lorenzo Tonelli, the player’s agent confirms.
With the top three stretching away from the pack, Dave Taylor selects his best Serie A XI from Week 29.
Atalanta have decided not to sack Coach Edy Reja for the moment, giving him at least until the match against Bologna.
Edy Reja admits “it’s normal to be at risk if you don’t win for 14 games” after Atalanta’s 2-0 defeat to Lazio.
Stefano Pioli said much of his experimental Lazio line-up against Atalanta was “forced upon me” by injuries.
Lazio hitman Miroslav Klose admits his first Serie A goals of the season represent “a weight off my shoulders.”
Miroslav Klose bagged a brace, ending his nine-month goal drought, but Atalanta really troubled Lazio despite the 2-0 result.
Lazio director Igli Tare confirms they are putting their eggs in the Europa League basket and slams the “20-30” racist fans.