For Lazio, If It Can Finish Second feels like Scudetto

For Lazio, If It Can Finish Second feels like Scudetto

Rome – Lazio is going through a good performance and now occupies the third position, just one point adrift of AS Roma who is ranked second. If eventually could overtake Rome and finished as runner-up Serie A, for Lazio it will feel like already won the Scudetto only.

Biancocelesti was speeding with six victories in Serie A, to make achievement points to 52 points from 28 matches. Although still very far, 15 points, Juventus Lazio the standings just one point adrift of Roma in second position.

“Currently, Juventus are the strongest team, they always have something more than the others. So to finish second will certainly have a flavor like a Scudetto,” said Lazio midfielder Stefano Mauri on Football Italia.

Even so, Mauri confirms that Lazio has so far only think of one game by game so that in the rest of the season was reluctant to suppose, although the shadow could finish in the top Roman rivals certainly be an encouragement of its own.

“We are all constantly talk to see the team right there above us. From the beginning of the season and then the difficult times, we never discuss the final target, we just looked at the existing teams above us and trying to catch up,” he said.

“The presence of Roma in front of us is certainly encouraged greater. Rivalry very widely in this town. You also feel it in everyday life, and the tifosi cheering us on to overtake the Giallorossi. But we have to focus on ourselves, just the way it is we can make progress, “said Mauri.

With the international break has been completed, this weekend’s Serie A will be back rolling to enter giornata 29. Lazio will be a visit to the headquarters of Cagliari who was trying to get out of the death zone while Roma host Napoli.