Sunday October 13 2013
Novaretti 'irritated' by Roma

Lazio defender Diego Novaretti confesses it’s “irritating” to see Roma on top of the table and sees Juventus “on the way down.”

The Giallorossi have a perfect record after seven games, including a 2-0 victory in the Rome Derby.

“It is irritating and I don’t like seeing Roma up there one little bit,” Novaretti told Il Tempo newspaper.

“I’ve been a Lazio fan since I was a child, when my cousin was given a Juan Sebastian Veron jersey.

“Lazio can finish in the top two positions. We are a strong side, complete in every department. Are we better than Juve? In my view they are on the way down.”

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