Monthly Archive: November 2010

Nov 30

Media Roundup

Once again we bring you a brief summary of Lazio’s national media coverage during the weekend.  And once again we lament the lack of coverage on the major Italian football talk shows.  Domenica Sportiva (RAI) dedicated all of about 2 minutes to Lazio.  Those two minutes were generally positive, for a change, with the consensus …

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Nov 29

Lazio – Catania, highlights and ratings

Muslera -7,5 :  He saved the match in the last minute of the injury time when Catania could have punished us. Also, inthe first half he had 2-3 splendid saves. Lichtsteiner-7: Very active from the right throughout the match. Positive overall. Dias – 7: Another excellent performance by Andre. Biava -6: Failed to stop the …

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Nov 28

Lazio – Catania (1-1)

Pre-Match Lazio fielded the usual starting eleven seen in recent matches (Coppa Italia aside), while Catania saw Morimoto up front in place of the suspended Maxi Lopez.  The match was started under a steady rainfall. First Half As expected, Catania began playing in an extremely defensive formation right from the start.  The team from Sicily …

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Nov 27

Lazio – Catania: preview

vs.            A surprisingly on-form Catania is Lazio`s next opponent in Serie A. On paper, it is one perfectly beatable opponent but so it could have seem last season as well, when Catania beat at at Olimpico 0-1. But this season things are quite different. Despite the quality of the roster and home ground, Lazio might …

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Nov 26

President Lotito’s Letter in English

I’m Guilty… Guilty of Love Guilty of believing that Lazio’s rich, noble and morally just sporting tradition should be protected.  That it should be saved from a devastating and permanently scarring failure at all costs. Guilty of having achieved, with great difficulty and against thousands of impediments, a financial and economic transition that is unprecedented …

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Nov 26

Lazio Style Issue N.1 Reviewed

The first ever issue of Lazio Style 1900 (Official Magazine) hit newsstands yesterday, and now we are proud to bring you a world exclusive (as far as I know) English language review of the new publication: The Look Overall the magazine is quite pleasing aesthetically.  It is standard size, glossy, and very, very blue.  Or Celeste …

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Nov 25

Lazio 3- 0Albinoleffe [Coppa Italia]

UPDATE: The match ended 3:0 for Lazio. Goals scored by Garrido, Stendardo and Del Nero! So, tonight we play the round of last 16 in Coppa Italia. The draw set that we play Albinoleffe, a team from the Italian Serie B, that is not doing that well in all honesty. About this team, we possess …

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Nov 23

Parma–Lazio; rating and highlights

Muslera – 6,5: Crespo`s header was perfect in terms of timing. Otherwise solid display. Lichsteiner – 6,5: Solid performance but kinda not engaged enough offensively. Dias – 7: Fantstic perforamnce by Andre Diaz. Biava – 6: Let Crespo escape on the occasion of Parma`s goal. Hernan is a legend so we forgive Biava for this …

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Nov 22

Parma – Lazio (1-1) Match Report

The only uncertainty about the Lazio formation was whether Matuzalem or Brocchi would get the start.  Or so we thought.  In the end we saw both of them in the starting eleven, with Ledesma being the odd man out (probably due to his national team duties this week). First Half Lazio started the match well, …

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Nov 19

Parma – Lazio: match preview

So, following an impressive win over a difficult oponent such is Napoli, Lazio travels to Parma to host the club w ith the same name at Stadio Tardini. Playing Parma away has a particular significane. Why would that be? Because Parma away match was Edy Reja`s first one at the helm of Lazio. When he …

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