Lazio’s cross field passing vs Inter’s defensive shape Inzaghi had clearly done his homework on how Conte and Inter would…
Lazio completed the comeback against Inter after Ashley Young opened the scoring for the visitors, Ciro Immobile scored his tenth goal from the spot before Sergej Milinkovic-Savic sent the Curva Nord into euphoria as the Biancocelesti leapfrogded the Nerazzurri into second place.
Lazio go into Sunday’s fixture against Inter at the Stadio Olimpico locked in a three-horse race for the Scudetto. Inter won 1-0 when the sides last met at the San Siro back in September, the last game which the Biancocelesti lost.
It hasn’t happened for a long time, but Lazio currently boast the best defence in Serie A. This is in relation to the number of goals conceded to date: just 20 goals conceded in 23 games along with Antonio Conte’s Inter.
The Biancocelesti are now unbeaten in 18 league games which cements Simone Inzaghi’s Lazio side into the clubs history as they set a new all-time club record with victory over Parma.
Lazio ‘s home draw against Hellas Verona midweek gave an insight into the shortcomings and limitations of Inzaghi’ s team.
Lazio go into Sunday’s fixture at the Stadio Ennio Tardini knowing if they avoid defeat they will re-write the clubs history by becoming the only side to achieve 18 games in Serie A without defeat.
Lazio haven’t lost any of their last 17 Serie A matches (13W, 4D) equalling their longest undefeated streak in the clubs history after the goalless draw with Hellas Verona.
Lazio go into the mid-week fixture against Verona having not lost any of their last 16 games in Serie A (13W, 3D). If the biancocelesti can avoid defeat they will equal a club record set by Sven-Göran Eriksson’s side (17) back in April 1999.
A brace from Ciro Immobile and Felipe Caicedo inside the first 45 minutes ensured Lazio put the result beyond SPAL, the side from Ferrara showed their fighting spirit by drawing the second half in which Bobby Adekanye scored his debut Serie A goal for Lazio in a compelling 5-1 victory.