Lazio vs Lecce: match preview, expected lineups & prediction

Lazio vs Lecce: Match Preview

Lazio welcome Lecce to the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday afternoon, where the Biancocelsti will look to bounce back after their defeat to Celtic on Thrusday night in the Europa League.

Despite this result, Simone Inzaghi has Lazio purring in Serie A, the side from Rome are undefeated at home (3W 2D) and are without a loss in their last six league games.

Lecce enter the fixture with their form being on the polar opposite in Serie A (4D 2L), however there only victories this season have come on the road, defeating Torino and SPAL.

Lazio vs Lecce: Expected Lineups

Expected Lineup: Lazio

Lecce are expected to confirm their regular starting XI with Zan Majer in midfield in place of Andrea Tabanelli, who is out due to injury.

Lecce: Gabriel, Calderoni, Rossettini, Lucioni, Meccariellio, Majer, Tachtsidis, Petriccione, Mancosu, Falco, Lapadula.

Lazio vs Lecce: Prediction

Lazio suffered yet another late defeat this season, this time against Celtic in the Europa League. Simone Inzaghi will now try to rally his team and challenge them to pick up from where they left off in Serie A.

Striker Ciro Immobile is in fantastic form in front of goal this season and could be too much to handle this time around for Lecce.

Prediction: Lazio 2-0 Lecce