LAZIO NEWS

Vladimir Petkovic and Stefano Colantuono had differing interpretations of a crucial handball.
Vladimir Petkovic admits Lazio did not play their best football, but defends the decision to award Sergio Floccari’s goal.
Lazio close to within three points of Juventus in controversial circumstances, while Fiorentina collapse in Udine and Roma crumble in Catania.
Lazio aim to get even closer to the top of the Serie A table when Miroslav Klose takes on Atalanta’s German Denis.
Miroslav Klose believes Lazio have the opportunity to challenge for the Scudetto. “There’s a good atmosphere.”
Stefano Colantuono hopes Atalanta can “change the negative trend on our travels” against second-placed Lazio.
Lazio may be flying high in second place and the favourites to beat Atalanta on Sunday, but Vladimir Petkovic reminds everyone “the first two months were difficult.”
Fiorentina and Lazio have distanced themselves from links with Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito will not jeopardise the balance of the squad by signing Frank Lampard.
Lazio reserve Juan Pablo Carrizo is the latest goalkeeper to be linked with a January move to Inter.
Lazio took their chances with Stefan Radu and a Hernanes double to end Catania’s Coppa Italia dream and sweep into the Semi-Final 3-0.
Lazio and Catania go head-to-head this evening for a place in the Coppa Italia Semi-Final and Vladimir Petkovic goes for a three-man defence.
Lazio are ready to reduce their squad by sending defender Marius Stankevicius to Celta Vigo.
Pescara midfielder Juan Quintero will not leave the club in the near future, President Daniele Sebastiani has claimed.
Lazio defender Modibo Diakite is to be offered a new contract by the club within the next few days, according to reports.
Lazio have named virtually a full-strength squad for the Coppa Italia quarter-final match with Catania tomorrow.
Lazio are looking at West Browmich Albion's Shane Long as a replacement for Tommaso Rocchi, according to reports.
UEFA have opened disciplinary proceedings against Lazio and Tottenham Hotspur after incidents during their Europa League clash last November.
Mauro Zarate reacted bitterly to a banner from Lazio fans urging him to leave. “The important thing now is for me to get out of here.”
Lazio President Claudio Lotito insists his club “is not racist” after offensive chants were aimed at Cagliari’s Victor Ibarbo.