LAZIO NEWS

Ciro Immobile’s penalty has given Lazio the half-time lead away to SPAL, even if they did hit the woodwork yet again.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Genoa-Atalanta, Roma-Sassuolo and Verona-Milan.
Lazio try to get back on track with Felipe Caicedo partnering Ciro Immobile and Manuel Lazzari facing his former club SPAL.
Check all the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games, Brescia-Bologna, Parma-Cagliari and SPAL-Lazio.
Sampdoria have started the Serie A season with three straight defeats for only the fifth time in their history.
Simone Inzaghi confirmed Kosovo international Valon Berisha will start for Lazio against SPAL. “A normal performance isn’t enough here.”
Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly claims black players in Serie A risk becoming ‘prisoners of minorities’ unless Italy starts kicking out racist fans.
The referees for Serie A Week 3 are announced as Massimiliano Irrati will officiate the clash between Fiorentina and Juventus.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito maintains his team “can fight it out with everyone, it’s just about proving it on the pitch.”
Antonio Conte is reportedly the highest-paid Coach in Serie A history on €11m per year at Inter, double the salary of second-placed Maurizio Sarri of Juventus.
Over the summer of 2019, intermediaries in transfer dealings earned $529.3m in commissions, approximately €478.2m.
Lazio sporting director Igli Tare has confessed that he rejected Milan over the summer. “I chose with my heart, not money.”
Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo is Serie A’s runaway highest earner on €31m a season, with Matthijs de Ligt and Romelu Lukaku already second and third.
Romelu Lukaku starred during Belgium’s 4-0 victory over Scotland in Euro 2020 qualifying, but Marcelo Brozovic and Ante Rebic struggled for Croatia.
Francesco Acerbi praised Italy’s passing game and assured they “know the goal will come sooner or later, so we don’t worry” after a 2-1 win in Finland.
Ciro Immobile confessed a two-year Italy drought “was weighing on me,” but he broke it in tonight’s 2-1 victory in Finland.
Ciro Immobile has ended his Italy goal drought after two years and three days, finding the net against Finland.
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic is reportedly set for a new Lazio contract, including €100m-plus release clause and increased salary.
Nicolò Zaniolo’s mother assures he is “very happy at Roma,” she sees Italy Coach Roberto Mancini as a footballing co-parent and shrugs off Lazio insults.
Lorenzo Pellegrini is expected to start for Italy against Teemu Pukki’s Finland in this evening’s Euro 2020 qualifier, with several defensive changes.