LAZIO NEWS

Edy Reja admits Atalanta “lost intensity” in their 3-1 home defeat to Milan, having taken an early lead.
Stefano Pioli told Lazio they can “remain disappointed or react” in tomorrow’s showdown for third with Napoli.
Lucas Biglia and Miroslav Klose are in the Lazio squad to face Napoli tomorrow night.
Rudi Garcia said Roma “won our tournament” because Juventus are a class above, but was “astonished” by criticism.
Raul Albiol has recovered in time for Napoli’s head-to-head with Lazio, but Jonathan de Guzman and Miguel Angel Britos are out.
Miroslav Klose and Lucas Biglia are major doubts for Lazio’s third place clash with Napoli, while Stefan Radu has surgery.
Serie A is well-represented in Argentina’s Copa America squad, with Carlos Tevez and Gonzalo Higuain among those called.
Gianluca Rocchi has been named as the referee for Napoli’s Champions League showdown with Lazio.
Roma winger Juan Iturbe says he ‘never gave up’ after a poor start to the season, and discusses his derby goal.
Juventus are reportedly readying a fresh offer for Lazio winger Senad Lulic after failing in their attempts to land the Bosnian last summer.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis promised “in a day or two there could be an important surprise.”
Rafa Benitez’s agent insists ‘I’ve not heard anything’, despite rumours the Coach will take over at Real Madrid.
The Rome Derby is not over, as Rudi Garcia and Stefano Pioli reportedly exchanged insults in the Press area.
Juan Manuel Iturbe said he’d been “waiting a long time” for his goal as Roma beat Lazio in the Derby.
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa is “very happy to know I’ll remain in Roma history” after scoring the winner against Lazio.
Stefano Mauri warned Lazio “must reach the Champions League at all costs” ahead of their Napoli showdown.
Rudi Garcia revealed Roma’s game plan worked perfectly against Lazio – including his pre-match comments. “It’s part of the show.”
Stefano Pioli felt Lazio “dominated” Roma and blasted “unprofessional” Rudi Garcia, but must get back on track against Napoli.
Daniele De Rossi said Roma “dug deep to find something within ourselves, but we’ve got to improve, as Lazio are scary.”
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa struck late on to give Roma the 2-1 Derby victory, leaving Lazio’s Champions League hopes in the balance.