After a thrilling 5-1 victory against SPAL, Lazio will do their best to melt Juve’s advantage in the Serie A standings when they host Verona at their Stadio Olimpico. Simone Inzaghi and his players are probably going to stick to their attacking style of play against the guests.
Ciro Immobile looks unstoppable and he will surely be Lazio’s player to watch tonight. This midweek clash is of great importance for the hosts. Last weekend Hellas Verona held Milan to a draw at Stadio San Siro, but they will definitely have significant issues against the capital club. Also noteworthy, that the visitors will play against Lazio without their suspended winger Amrabat.
Lazio beat Spal in the last SA round (5-1), scoring four times in the first half and made it 12 wins (and one draw) in their last 13 league fixtures. 75% (9) of those wins also witnessed Lazio netting in both halves.
After nine wins and two draws at home, the Biancocelesti have won seven consecutive SA matches here, scoring first in six of them.
After six unbeaten SA matches (three wins and three draws), Hellas Verona are traveling here after a 1-1 draw against AC Milan. The guests have scored the opening in 70% of their Serie A away fixtures (three wins, three draws, and four losses.
Stat attack and Players to watch
Lazio: SA top scorer Ciro Immobile scored a first-half double on Sunday, with four of his five Serie A goals in the last two home matches arriving in the first period.
Hellas Verona: Davide Faraoni has netted both of his Serie A goals in the first half, including his beautiful opener goal in the last game.
Lazio have netted three goals in the first 30 minutes in the last two Serie A home games. They have also won the last five Head-2-Heads, with Immobile netting four of the last five goals in those games.