LAZIO NEWS

Vladimir Petkovic is not getting ahead of himself after Lazio’s 2-0 win away to Stuttgart. “Our chances of qualifying are now 51 per cent.”
Ederson celebrated his goal as Lazio won 2-0 in Stuttgart. “It’s a step forward for qualification, but we know the Germans never give up.”
Ederson and a sensational Eddy Onazi solo run have given Lazio a fantastic 2-0 first leg Europa League win in Stuttgart.
Lazio aim to keep up their unbeaten Europa League record by visiting Federico Macheda’s Stuttgart with Libor Kozak and Hernanes.
Federico Marchetti prepares for Stuttgart in the Europa League and insists talk of a Lazio crisis is “laughable.”
Vladimir Petkovic is confident Lazio can get a result away to Stuttgart tomorrow, as “they have weaknesses and we want to make the most of them.”
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has named a 20-man squad for Thursday’s Europa League game at Stuttgart.
The agent of Modibo Diakite has revealed that Napoli are not the only Italian club keen on the Lazio stopper.
Hernanes, Kaka and Julio Cesar are in the Brazil squad to face Italy and Russia in a series of friendlies later this month.
Napoli will hold talks with the agent of Modibo Diakite this week in an effort to wrap up a summer switch.
Lazio striker Miroslav Klose will return to Italy tomorrow to start the second phase of his rehabilitation following injury.
Lazio director Igli Tare complained bitterly after a 3-0 defeat to Milan. “Refereeing errors proved decisive in this game.”
Giampaolo Pazzini bagged a brace against Lazio and has 12 goals this season, but admits “I always have to prove myself” at Milan.
Massimiliano Allegri believes Milan “deserve to be in third place” and the win over Lazio could be decisive.
Lazio Coach Vladimir Petkovic couldn’t help but grumble after a 3-0 defeat. “All the incidents went Milan’s way.”
A Giampaolo Pazzini brace helped Milan to a 3-0 victory over Lazio and sees them leapfrog into third place, but Antonio Candreva’s dismissal proved costly.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti feels Lazio need to be respected, though Stephan El Shaarawy has recovered to start.
Stephan El Shaarawy and Giampaolo Pazzini lead the way as Milan welcome third-placed Lazio in practically a Champions League play-off.
Giuseppe Pancaro played for both Milan and Lazio, but believes Mattia De Sciglio is the key this evening. “Someone like this is born once every 20 years.”
It is now official that Milan are without Mario Balotelli and Philippe Mexes for tomorrow night’s match against Lazio.