LAZIO NEWS

Lazio Coach Vladimir Petkovic is ready to face Galatasaray and admits he tried to sign Burak Yilmaz, “but he wanted to end his career in Turkey.”
Modibo Diakite’s agent denies reports of Juventus making a bid for the Lazio defender. “It could be true, seeing as his contract expires in 2013.”
Napoli have become the latest Serie A side to be paired with a move for Lazio striker Sergio Floccari.
Federico Balzaretti has again met with Palermo today and reportedly asked for more time in which to make a decision on his future.
Mauro Zarate has declared that he intends to stay with Lazio for the new season, but not alongside signing a new contract.
It’s reported Lazio have left Francelino Matuzalem, Giuseppe Sculli and Pasquale Foggia out of their pre-season training camp, suggesting an imminent sale.
Lazio are reportedly on the verge of signing Brazilian central defender Xandao from Desportivo Brasil.
Lazio’s Brazilian playmaker Hernanes is a wanted man this summer, with Barcelona and Milan among the clubs interested in him, according to his agent.
Lazio Coach Vladimir Petkovic is “not remotely worried” after defeats to Siena and Torino, but adds “we didn’t try to win.”
The betting scandal today saw 44 people and 13 clubs charged, but Napoli, Lazio and Genoa are waiting for September to learn their fate.
Lazio fell to a humiliating 3-0 defeat against newly-promoted Torino in today’s surprising summer friendly.
The agent of Sergio Floccari claims he has no idea where his client will be playing his football next season.
Lazio were surprisingly beaten 1-0 by Siena in a pre-season friendly, as Marcelo Larrondo got the winning goal.
Torino are continuing negotiations in a bid to complete the signing of Lazio striker Sergio Floccari.
Newly promoted Pescara have failed to reach an agreement with Lazio for Juan Pablo Carrizo and Pasquale Foggia.
Lazio have been granted a reprieve with the news that Modibo Diakite’s suspected leg break is only severe bruising.
Senad Lulic is excited about the upcoming campaign under a new Coach. “Trust in Vladimir Petkovic, as Lazio will go far with him.”
Lazio are on the verge of signing Brazilian defender Xandao after his agent flew in for final talks.
Emiliano Alfaro’s agent has confirmed “Chievo are one of the many teams” who made contact for the Lazio striker.
Amauri scored in an entertaining 3-3 draw between Parma and Slavia Prague, while Lazio, Sampdoria, Bologna and Genoa were also in action.