Crotone forward Junior Messias has signed a contract extension with the club.
Lazio launched their new private plane during the international break but according to reports in Italy the Biancocelesti had to return home from Crotone with a regular flight.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, as Lazio visit Crotone, Atalanta take on Spezia and Juventus host Cagliari.
The rain and wind took centre-stage in Crotone, but Lazio adapted better to the environment with Ciro Immobile and Joaquin Correa goals.
Simone Inzaghi praised ‘leader’ Ciro Immobile for his comeback goal as Lazio beat Crotone 2-0, while Luis Alberto ‘can’t waste his talent with stupid things off the field.’
Crotone coach Giovanni Stroppa admits he wasn’t sure today’s game with Lazio would go ahead after flooding. ‘We were assured the situation was under control.’
Marco Parolo believes Lazio showed their ‘mentality’ and ability to adapt to difficult circumstances in the 2-0 victory away to Crotone.
Ciro Immobile has given Lazio the half-time lead away to Crotone in chaotic circumstances, as it is played under torrential rain.
Lazio director Igli Tare warns Luis Alberto ‘lacked respect and had to pay the consequences,’ even though he starts against Crotone.
Ciro Immobile and Lucas Leiva return, with Luis Alberto in the starting XI, as Lazio visit bottom of the table Crotone.
As things stand, this afternoon’s Serie A match between Crotone and Lazio looks to be going ahead, despite flash floods in the area.
Violent storms and flooding in Calabria mean there is the strong risk today’s game between Crotone and Lazio could be postponed.
Crotone have confirmed Salvatore Molina has tested negative for COVID-19 and will undergo the required medical examination before returning to the group.
Lazio coach Simone Inzaghi announced Felipe Luiz has tested positive for COVID-19, said Ciro Immobile is ready and revealed Luis Alberto will be ‘fined’.
Ciro Immobile is celebrating after he returned to training with Lazio today, getting the all-clear from COVID. ‘How wonderful to be back!’
Lazio seem set to leave Luis Alberto out of the match against Crotone, according to Il Messaggero.
Lazio forward Ciro Immobile aims to be back against Crotone, as he arrives at the Paideia clinic in Rome to undergo the medical tests.
There are reports Lazio striker Ciro Immobile is still testing positive for COVID-19 and cannot make his comeback yet.
The referees for Serie A Week 8 have been announced and the AIA has given Napoli-Milan to Paolo Valeri while Fabio Maresca has been appointed for Juventus-Cagliari.
Lazio forward Ciro Immobile has tested negative and will undergo the required medical examination today, hoping to be back against Crotone on Saturday.