Ciro Immobile has fired blanks in his last nine Italy games, but statistically his negative influence seems to spread across to the team.
Simone Inzaghi discussed ending the Lazio season on a high and his own early career struggles both as a player and a Coach.
Goalkeeper Emil Audero was Italy’s best performer in a 0-0 friendly draw with Austria, as there were worrying defensive lapses.
Moise Kean is the favourite to replace injured Federico Chiesa in Italy’s trident attack against Finland, with Ciro Immobile and Federico Bernardeschi.
Italy’s Under-21 side taking on Austria in a friendly this evening starts with the likes of Emil Audero, Davide Calabria and Patrick Cutrone.
Darko Lazovic has denied speculation linking him with Lazio. “The only club I’m negotiating with is Genoa to discuss the extension of my contract.”
As talk of Mauro Icardi returning to Inter training intensifies, it is now said the striker could be called up for his side’s next game against Lazio.
Lazio goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha missed his flight and was cut from the Albania squad as punishment by Coach Christian Panucci.
Today is the 43rd birthday of former Lazio, Milan and Italy defender Alessandro Nesta, one of the greatest defenders of all time.
Italy CT Roberto Mancini tried out a front three of Federico Chiesa, Ciro Immobile and Federico Bernardeschi in training on Monday.
Luigi Di Biagio admits he is ‘surprised’ by Luiz Felipe pulling out of the Italy Under-21 squad but ‘respects’ the decision taken by the Lazio defender.
Lazio defender Luiz Felipe has pulled out of Italy’s Under-21 squad after pledging his international allegiance to Brazil.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s six Serie A games, including Genoa-Juventus, Lazio-Parma, Napoli-Udinese and the Milan Derby.
Lazio flattened Parma in no uncertain terms with four goals in the first half alone, including a Luis Alberto brace, to climb the standings.
Lazio rely on Felipe Caicedo and Joaquin Correa, as Ciro Immobile is suspended, against Gervinho and Roberto Inglese’s Parma.
Check the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games, Atalanta-Chievo, Empoli-Frosinone and Lazio-Parma.
Roberto D’Aversa marks his 100th appearance on the Parma bench, but rejects the tag of a defensive tactician as he takes on Lazio.
Simone Inzaghi hopes the draw at Fiorentina can “serve as a lesson so Lazio don’t lower our guard” against counter-attack specialists Parma.
All of Italy’s top sides have vowed to boycott a revised Club World Cup with 24 teams.
Sandro Tonali, Alex Meret, Davide Calabria and Patrick Cutrone join new boy Luiz Felipe in Italy’s Under-21 squad for games against Austria and Croatia.