LAZIO NEWS

Vladimir Petkovic wants Lazio to keep their “feet on the ground” after an historic start to the Serie A season.
Hernanes was inspirational for Lazio, scoring two great individual goals and creating another in the 3-1 hammering of Chievo for a record-setting third straight win.
Lazio aim to keep hold of the Serie A leadership by visiting Chievo in the lunchtime kick-off, but are forced into changes in defence.
Domenico Di Carlo hopes Chievo can be “hungrier than the fans” in the lunchtime kick-off with Lazio.
Vladimir Petkovic expects a “tough” test against Chievo and is amused that Lazio “were considered hopeless a few weeks ago and champions now.”
Miroslav Klose hails Lazio Coach Vladimir Petkovic, targets the Scudetto and admits “Tottenham came looking for me” this summer.
Sassuolo claim their 18-year-old hitman Domenico Berardi is “followed with great attention” by Manchester United, Juventus and other top clubs.
Lazio ace Hernanes rejected the opportunity to join Tottenham this summer, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Emiliano Alfaro has officially finalised his loan move from Lazio to Dubai club Al Wasl.
Modibo Diakite turned down a summer move to Fiorentina because he wants to stay at Lazio, his agent has stated.
Chievo goalkeeper Stefano Sorrentino is well aware of who will be Lazio’s danger man this weekend – Miroslav Klose.
Milan should consider making a move for Lazio goalkeeper Federico Marchetti, says Massimo Taibi.
Lazio striker Emiliano Alfaro is in negotiations for a loan switch to Al Wasl, confirmed his agent.
Milan have cut their yearly wage bill by €60m, but they are still the biggest payers in the Italian top flight.
Lazio defender Modibo Diakite will not be moving to Juventus in the January transfer window, according to the player's agent.
Mauro Zarate has rejected a move to Turkey and is committed to Lazio. “These are his people and he wants to repay them,” said his agent.
Antonio Candreva admits he “thought I wasn’t going to make it, but now I feel these are my colours” after winning over the sceptical Lazio fans.
Lazio striker Mauro Zarate turned down the chance to join Turkish club Besiktas in the summer.
Modibo Diakitè has been dropped from Lazio’s Europa League squad and his agents confirm “we received a proposal from Terek Grozny.”
President Claudio Lotito has given his backing to new Coach Vladimir Petkovic following Lazio’s fast start to the Serie A season.