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Simone Inzaghi has signed a new contract with Lazio after being linked with replacing Massimiliano Allegri as Juventus manager. Inzaghi reveals he turned down offers from Italy and abroad, because he wanted to “open a new era with even more conviction” at Lazio. “I wanted to take a moment to reflect, as after three years [...]

Europa League Draw: Napoli v Arsenal

Napoli will take on Arsenal in the Europa League quarter-finals, prior to a possible last-four tie with Villarreal or Valencia. Napoli reached the quarter-finals by the skin of their teeth after a 3-1 defeat to Red Bull Salzburg on Thursday, their progress owed to a 3-0 win in the first leg. The Partenopei one and [...]

Lazio 2019 Fixtures

After the 2018/19 Serie A fixtures were revealed, Lazio manager Simone Inzaghi spoke about the outcome, as his side will face Napoli in the first round and Juventus in the second round. “We couldn’t have gotten a more complicated start, we will face the two best teams from last season. We have tickets to Lazio’s [...]

Lazio heaped more pressure on Inter Milan boss Luciano Spalletti after beating beating the Nerazzurri in a penalty shootout to set up a two-legged Coppa Italia semi-final with AC Milan. Goalkeeper Thomas Strakosha saved spot-kicks from Inter’s Lautaro Martinez and Radja Nainggolan before ex-Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva scored the winning penalty in a 4-3 victory. [...]

Luciano Spalletti explained his choices and said the 3-0 victory away to Lazio shows Inter’s renewed ambition, but “we had one decent half.” Mauro Icardi bagged a brace at the Stadio Olimpico for their sixth consecutive Serie A win, allowing them to catch Napoli in second place. “The performance is the fundamental thing. We have [...]

Roma End Crisis With Derby Win

Lorenzo Pellegrini came off the bench and transformed Roma’s 3-1 win over Lazio with a back-heel goal, an assist and earning Aleksandar Kolarov’s free kick. The Giallorossi beat Frosinone 4-0 on Wednesday, but were still under a lot of pressure as it was their only win since the opening weekend. Edin Dzeko returned with the [...]

Juve Beat Lazio 2-0

Juventus made it two wins from two in their Serie A title defence with a 2-0 win over Lazio in Turin, but Cristiano Ronaldo’s wait for his first goal in Italy goes into a third week. Miralem Pjanic and Mario Mandzukic struck either side of the break to earn the Old Lady three points as [...]

Big Win For Napoli Over Lazio

An emphatic finish from Lorenzo Insigne completed a Napoli comeback as they overcame Lazio 2-1 in Rome to give Carlo Ancelotti a debut win on his return to Serie A. Ciro Immobile’s superb first-half finish gave the hosts a deserved lead after 25 minutes, but the visitors were jolted into action by the setback and [...]

With the Premier League summer transfer window shut, that leaves just Real Madrid and Juventus in a race to sign Sergej Milinkovic-Savic from Lazio. According to Tuttosport, the two football giants are the only ones left in the hunt for the 23-year-old midfielder who is nicknamed the ‘Serbian Zidane’. Milinkovic-Savic has played 94 times for [...]

Calcio Mercato

Gazzetta dello Sport reports that should Luka Modric join Inter from Real Madrid, it could trigger a domino effect involving Juventus’ Miralem Pjanic and Lazio’s Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. Modric did not report for pre-season training with Real Madrid yesterday, despite being due at the club’s training ground. It is thought the 32-year-old has told the European [...]