Facing his former club is a special event for the Spanish goalie
Lazio goalkeeper Pepe Reina called the encounter with his former teamNapoli
a special event but stressed that his team needs to win this match.
During her four years at Napoli, Reina played 182 games with the team and had good times there. Before meeting his former team, the Spanish goalkeeper considered the confrontation with them as a special event but stressed thatLazio
needs to gain 3 points in this game.
“It’s going to normal game for me. Napoli are a special team. The club and the fans have always been close to me, they are in my heart,” the former Liverpool goalkeeper told reporters.
“We need to react during these 90 minutes. It all starts from the performance, we need a positive result and the best way to achieve it is through a good performance.
“The Partenopei have a very prepared and deep squad, they are one of the best teams in Italy and they aim to win the Scudetto. They can count on many good footballers who will not make the absences felt.”
Lazio is experiencing the worst season of Simone Inzaghi's era with 18 points from 12 games.