Lazio’s win over Juventus on Saturday was a statement.
Coming from behind to become the first team to beat Maurizio Sarri’s side this season certainly peaked the attention of any dozy onlookers who hadn’t noticed the momentum building on the blue side of Rome.
The result spoke volumes about the progress this team is making. And it spoke loudly.
It said that Simone Inzaghi’s side are no flat-track bullies, that this is a team capable of beating anyone on their day.
It said that the days of flopping on the big occasion, of failing to respond to adversity, of choking at crucial moments, are behind them. Continue reading