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Lazio is ambitious about Champions League, claims Correa

Mon 23 November 2020 | 15:14

Lazio forward is proud of the performance of his team so far and talks about their hopes for the Champions League.

Joaquin Correa

is clearly delighted with


this season. He is not reluctant to praise his teammates as he claims are very united.


played in all three of the Champions League matches of


this season in which they’ve been unbeaten so far.

The 26-year-old said he feels comfortable in his new role as a ‘second striker’ at Lazio and said he works hard every day to contribute.

“In recent years I have played more as a striker or second striker,”


said at a press conference. “I’m not an aerial player, but I’m someone who likes to be close to the goal.

“I feel improved, I can still contribute. I work for this every day. My first target is


, then my strength is to take one day at a time.”

The Argentine feels coach Simone Inzaghi’s men are united and is ‘not surprised’ to see Lazio, who are unbeaten in three Champions League games, match the best teams in Europe.

“Our union is our strength, the coach knows us beautifully,”


added. “We work hard every day to be protagonists.

“On the pitch, we are so many friends. It’s no surprise to see


play at a very high level against strong teams.

“We have not played in the Champions League previously, that’s true, but we are ready to win tomorrow and continue in this competition.”


source: SportMob