LAZIO NEWS

Coach Fabio Pecchia wants Hellas Verona to “not lose heart once going behind” after a 3-0 home defeat to Lazio.
Simone Inzaghi was thrilled to see Lazio return to winning ways with a 3-0 victory over Verona.
Despite an injury crisis, Lazio dominated Verona 3-0 at the Bentegodi with a Ciro Immobile brace and Adam Marusic.
Lazio sporting director Igli Tare says his side need to ‘grit their teeth’ to deal with defensive injuries.
Lazio’s Ciro Immobile says his side’s 4-1 defeat to Napoli in midweek taught them many things.
Lazio are forced into a radical revamp against Hellas Verona, as the injury crisis takes its toll on Simone Inzaghi’s side.
Simone Inzaghi asked Lazio to beat not only Hellas Verona, but also their own bad luck amid an injury crisis. “The defeat to Napoli fortified us.”
Lazio gave injury updates on Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, Stefan de Vrij, Dusan Basta and Bastos, with lay-offs of up to four weeks.
Paris Saint-Germain have joined Bayern Munich and Manchester City in scouting Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.
Lazio are adding Mauricio back into their Serie A squad due to the centre-back shortage. “I am very happy.”
There are three Serie A matches today, as Roma host troubled Udinese, Napoli pay a visit to SPAL and Juventus take on Torino in the Derby della Mole.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis “got palpitations” when seeing that remarkable Dries Mertens goal against Lazio.
Lazio’s defensive injury crisis could lead to a recall for outcast Mauricio, according to reports.
Week 5 saw an average of 23,000 fans at Serie A fixtures, as attendances continue to rise.
Lazio have been fined €10,000 for anti-Neapolitan chanting, with Roma getting the same punishment for throwing flares.
Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly would prefer the Scudetto to the Champions League but “it’s too early to talk about it”.
The referees for Serie A Week 6 have been announced, with Piero Giacomelli assigned the Derby della Mole between Juventus and Torino on Saturday.
Jorginho believes Napoli’s brand of “simple” football and their ability to “move the ball quickly” makes it “easy” for them to score.
Senad Lulic insists Lazio’s 4-1 defeat to Napoli on Wednesday was “misleading” as “it would’ve been different if we played the whole game with our starters.”
Dries Mertens described what he was thinking as he scored a positively ridiculous goal for Napoli to beat Lazio. “I said to myself: go for it!”