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There are still three Lazio fans in Polish prisons after the Europa League match on November 28 and they won’t be released until the end of the month.
Antonio Conte has admitted that he is still reeling from Juventus’ Champions League exit earlier this month.
Carlos Tevez says his Juventus side won’t underestimate the Europa League after their Champions League disaster.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta has admitted that winning the Europa League is now an objective.
Claudio Marchisio says Juventus won’t underestimate the Europa League following their Champions League exit.
12 Lazio fans have been released from Polish prison after nearly three weeks in a Warsaw cell.
Vladimir Petkovic is pleased with Lazio’s Europa League draw against Ludogorets. “It could’ve been worse.”
The President of Trabzonspor is overjoyed at picking Juventus in the Europa League. “They can be eliminated by a Turkish side again!”
Vincenzo Montella is disappointed with Fiorentina’s Europa League draw, as they could face Juventus in the next round.
Rafa Benitez praised Napoli’s Europa League opponents Swansea. “They play with great intensity.”
Swansea boss Michael Laudrup admits Europa League opponents Napoli will be a massive test for his outfit.
Napoli chief Aurelio De Laurentiis respects Swansea, but thinks the Azzurri have what it takes to progress in the Europa League.
Juventus director Pavel Nedved isn’t overly enthusiastic about a Europa League trip to Trabzonspor in the last 32.
Napoli, Juventus, Lazio and Fiorentina have today been told of their last 32 Europa League opponents. And it could be Juve-Fiorentina in the last 16!
Serie A will be represented by Fiorentina, Napoli, Juventus and Lazio in today’s Europa League last 32 draw.
Fiorentina go into the Europa League draw on Monday and Borja Valero would prefer to “avoid Porto and Ajax.”
Fiorentina and Napoli will be top seeds in the Europa League draw, but Juventus and Lazio go into the second pot.
Vladimir Petkovic warns “all the negativity isn’t helping” Lazio, but he “expects more from the players.”
Lazio had chances, but their 0-0 draw with Trabzonspor sees them go through as runners-up in Europa League Group J.
Vincenzo Montella said the Europa League “is getting interesting” after they beat Dnipro to top the group.
Juan Cuadrado set up one and scored another as Fiorentina beat Dnipro 2-1 to comfortably win their Europa League group.
Lazio have already qualified, but must beat Trabzonspor to win the Europa League group and end their crisis.
Fiorentina and Dnipro have already qualified, but this is a head-to-head for who’ll win the Europa League group.
Miroslav Klose is back in the Lazio squad for Thursday’s Europa League match with Trabzonspor.
Vincenzo Montella’s Fiorentina fight Dnipro for top spot, but he warns Juventus are “already Europa League Finalists.”
“I believe in this squad,” insisted under-fire Lazio Coach Vladimir Petkovic ahead of a showdown with Trabzonspor.
There are still 22 Lazio fans being held in Polish prisons almost two weeks after a Europa League game against Legia Warsaw.
The Italian Prime Minister is flying to Warsaw, as 22 Lazio fans are still being held almost a week on from a Europa League game.
There are still 22 Lazio fans being held in Warsaw and, after a sit-in protest, the Italian Government has demanded an explanation.
Controversy is growing over the 149 Lazio fans arrested in Warsaw, as 107 are still being held and accused police of “tricking” them.
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