LAZIO DEFEAT AC MILAN 4-1

Italy striker Ciro Immobile netted an impressive hat trick to help Lazio defeat high spenders AC Milan in a Serie A clash on Sunday.


Simeone Inzaghi’s side ran riot over the Chinese-owned club with on-fire Immobile netting thrice after the game was delayed for an hour due to torrential rainfall in Rome.

Immobile scored from the spot for the first goal in the 38th minute. He sent a brilliant volley for the second in the 43rd minute. After the short break, he scored the third from close range in the 48th minute to set the team on the path of victory.

Former Liverpool man Luis Alberto netted a four of the game to send the team 4-0 ahead but Riccardo Montolivo scored the consolation for Milan in the 56th minute. Continue reading LAZIO DEFEAT AC MILAN 4-1

LAZIO APPOINT NEW COACH

Italian side, Lazio have appointed a new coach to replace Stefano Pioli. Pioli is being replaced by Simone Inzaghi following a derby loss to Roma. The loss was colossal for Lazio, losing by four goals to one. The replacement was announced on Sunday, after the loss to their city rival. The team is now in eight position and may not make Europe next season.

Stefano Pioli helped Lazio to a third place finish in the last campaign but lost a chance to engage in the UEFA champions league due to a loss to Bayern Leverkusen in the playoffs.

The new coach, Inzaghi, is coming to the seria A for the first time even though he had been with the club’s youth squad. The trend just continues as Lazio is the eighth in the league to change a coach this same season.

The 39-year-old Simone Inzaghi, who is a former Lazio player, is the younger brother of legendary striker, Filippo Inzaghi. Filippo Inzaghi played for juventus and AC Milan. He even coached AC Milan last season. Filippo Inzaghi had taken over the reins from Clarence Seedorf. Since he couldn’t turn around the woes of the once revered club, he was also fired and replaced with Sinisa Mihajlovic. The current coach has also come under fire for poor performance this season and may be replaced during the summer. Continue reading LAZIO APPOINT NEW COACH