Serie A - Lazio's visit to Fiorentina aims to move up to top four

2022-10-10 16:10

Serie A - Lazio's visit to Fiorentina aims to move up to top four

The ninth round of the 2022/23 Serie A season will be played in the last game tomorrow. The "Eagle" Lazio will go to the road to challenge the "Purple" Florence, which is ranked 13th in the standings, and hopes to win. 4-game winning streak to attack the top four spots in the standings.

Although last week's UEFA Europa League group stage away game could only draw 0-0 with the Graz Storm, Lazio won 3 consecutive victories in the last round of Serie A with a 4-0 home victory over Spezia. At present, they have won 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in the past 5 games and are ranked 6th in the standings.

However, it should be noted that Fiorentina defeated Hearts 3-0 in the UEFA Europa League group stage last week, and the team's momentum can compete with Lazio.

In addition, the two sides have faced each other 150 times in Serie A history. Lazio has the upper hand with 60 wins, 42 draws and 48 losses, but only 21 wins, 20 draws and 34 losses on the road. In the 2021/22 season, Lazio beat Fiorentina twice at home 1-0 and away 3-0.

As for the lineup of the two sides, Lazio has Casale and Bettini who are still recuperating and cannot play, while Fiorentina has Sotil, Castrovic and Igor injured.