Monthly Archive: January 2011

Jan 31

Lazio – Fiorentina (2 – 0)

That’s More Like It It is easy to consider just about every game a “must win” at this point in the season, considering Lazio’s current spot in the standings, but the match against Fiorentina was incredibly important.  Lazio outplayed Roma in the derby, but still lost, and had nothing short of a complete meltdown against …

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Jan 30

Lazio – Fiorentina, highlights and ratings

Muslera – 6: Save for an excellent save on the first half, had nothing to do all along. Lichsteiner – 6: A solid match by the Swiss. Did nothing in particular to deserve a better mark. Diakite – nv: Mobido unlucky once again with an injury. Biava 6,5: Solid performance there by Biava. Stendardo – …

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Jan 28

Lazio vs Fiorentina: preview

vs.   Venue: Stadio Olimpico, Saturday 29.01.2011, 18:00 CET. Based on what Lazio showed in the last couple of matches, it is difficult to predict their performance against Fiorentina, who are likewise struggling and one of the most inconsistent sides in Serie A so far this season. Last season against Viola @ Olimpico, we were on …

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Jan 26

Analysis: how did we concede the 2nd goal to Bologna

I have been satisfied with the way our defense has been functioning all this season. Dias and Biava have been fantastic all year long as well as Lichsteiner and Radu. However, not only defenders participate in the defensive aspect of the match. I never did such analysis because I always think that it is impossible …

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Jan 24

Bologna – Lazio (3 – 1)

A New Low The statements following Lazio’s Coppa Italia loss were all fairly positive.  Lazio had played very well.  In fact, they thoroughly dominated their cross-town nephews and gave them a lesson on how to play good football.  In turn Lazio learned that they must improve their ability to cross the ball into opposing player’s …

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Jan 09

Lazio turns 111

First of all, apologizes for not writing. The team has taken some time off and were away from permanent residencies, hence the lack of new articles. However, today is a special day: 9 January, which is the birthday of our beloved club. Lazio has today turned 111 years old. It was founded on 9 …

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