LAZIO NEWS

Alexis Saelemaekers wants to see more of the ‘mentality’ shown against Juventus and insisted Milan ‘will do everything’ to beat Napoli on Sunday.
Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini looks forward to the ‘great emotions’ of the Champions League in August but for now La Dea needs to focus on tomorrow’s ‘big game’ against Juventus in Serie A.
Sassuolo coach Roberto De Zerbi must make changes due to fatigue but wants to build on the performance against Bologna, as the Neroverdi travel to Lazio ‘to take as many points as possible’.
Simone Inzaghi discusses where it has all gone wrong for Lazio ahead of tomorrow’s dangerous clash with Sassuolo. ‘We must be stronger than injuries or referees.’
Piero Giacomelli has been assigned to the top of the table showdown between Juventus and Atalanta, as referees are named for Saturday’s Serie A games.
Lazio have officially sold Valon Berisha to Stade Reims and the Kosovo international has signed a four-year deal with the Ligue 1 club.
CONI President Giovanni Malago claims the low TV ratings in Italy are due to the lack of people in the stands and hopes to see fans in the stadium...
Atalanta notched up their ninth consecutive Serie A victory, moving to within two points of second-placed Lazio, as Rafael Toloi and supersub Luis Muriel finally broke Sampdoria down.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Genoa-Napoli, Fiorentina-Cagliari, Atalanta-Sampdoria, Roma-Parma.
Lazio defender Patric has been banned for four games for biting Lecce defender Giulio Donati yesterday.
The referees for Week 31’s Serie A fixtures are confirmed, with Massimiliano Irrati given Inter’s trip to Verona tomorrow.
Maurizio Sarri insists Juventus should not even try to analyse their ‘blackout’ against Milan, because they were ‘world class and in total control for 60 minutes.’
Lazio’s Scudetto dreams evaporated with a dramatic defeat to Lecce, which saw everything from missed penalties to goal-line clearances, amazing saves and a red card for biting.
Simone Inzaghi admits Lazio are no longer thinking about the Scudetto after a 2-1 loss to Lecce. ‘Our dream is to qualify for the Champions League.’
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, as Lazio visit Lecce, while Milan v Juventus is always a massive encounter.
Lazio suffered a shock 2-1 defeat at Lecce in a chaotic game, with a missed penalty, repeated VAR calls and Patric sent off for biting an opponent.
Lazio director Igli Tare confirms advanced talks for Verona defender Marash Kumbulla, but injuries have dented their Scudetto ambitions. ‘We’ll fight to the end.’
Lucas Leiva urges Lazio to ‘take it one game at a time’ and give their all against Lecce this evening. ‘After that, we’ll see what happens.’
Ciro Immobile and Felipe Caicedo return for Lazio, as they try to keep their Scudetto hopes alive against relegation strugglers Lecce.
There have been 152 penalties awarded in Serie A 2019-20, demolishing the previous record of 140 spot kicks in 1949-50.