Torino midfielder Daniele Baselli felt “VAR acted the way it was meant to” after his side’s controversial 3-1 win at Lazio on Monday.
Lazio director Igli Tare called the refereeing in their 3-1 defeat to Torino “more than a scandal. We were clearly damaged and we demand respect.”
Lazio spokesman Arturo Diaconale suggested “there is a design to hobble our campaign” and it becomes difficult to “believe in the good faith” of referees.
Simone Inzaghi said Lazio “feel defrauded for the fourth week in a row and it makes you think. This was the hardest half-time talk of my career.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic shrugged off the refereeing controversy in Torino’s 3-1 win at Lazio, but confirmed Adem Ljajic was dropped for “bad behaviour.”
Marco Parolo blamed the referee for Lazio’s 3-1 home defeat to Torino after the Ciro Immobile dismissal. “Hopefully we can play against 11 men and not 12.”
Torino got their first victory away to Lazio since 1993, but it all turned on controversial VAR decisions and Ciro Immobile’s red card.
Luis Alberto was furious at Ciro Immobile’s red card and the lack of a penalty against Torino. “Maybe people don’t like Lazio in the top four.”
Lazio director Igli Tare insists they must believe in Scudetto potential. “The table says we are up there and we have to believe all the way.”
Adem Ljajic is not even on the Torino bench against Lazio this evening amid reports of a row with Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Adam Marusic wants Lazio to beat Torino this evening “so we can be close to the top of the table.”
Cristian Molinaro insists Torino “know Lazio’s strengths very well and worked hard all week on preparing for them.”
Lazio have the opportunity to catch Roma in fourth place with a victory, but Ciro Immobile faces his old Torino teammate Andrea Belotti.
Felipe Anderson is back in the Lazio squad for tonight’s game with Torino.
Sinisa Mihajlovic says it is up to the Torino squad to turn whistles into applause after four successive draws.
Simone Inzaghi says talk of Lazio winning the Scudetto is not absurd but warns his side have to be realistic.
Paolo Valeri has been announced as the referee for Saturday’s Derby d’Italia between Juventus and Inter.
Torino are reportedly hoping to replace Sinisa Mihajlovic with Atalanta boss Gian Piero Gasperini next summer.
Atalanta’s Josip Ilcic believes his side ‘dropped two points’ after drawing 1-1 with Torino.
Torino’s Nicolas N’koulou says his side will need ‘the help of everyone’ in order to secure European qualification.