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Inzaghi says UCL qualification is like a Scudetto for Lazio

Sat 13 February 2021 | 16:57

Lazio manager Simone Inzaghi sees the Champions League qualification as a scudetto for Lazio and is expecting a difficult match against Inter on Sunday.

“It’s going to be a very important match against Inter. We know our current form, we know our opponents, we know that we need determination and stamina,”

said Inzaghi in his press conference

.

“Our big objective for the season was to qualify for the Champions League Round of 16 and we achieved that. Now we want to make sure we’ll be in this tournament again next season. That would be like a Scudetto for us.”

Luiz Felipe

is out of action after ankle surgery, but

Patric

and

Mateo Musacchio

are both available for the game against

Inter

.

“Musacchio has gone beyond all expectations, as he hadn’t played for a while at Milan, but immediately settled into a squad that has been working together for years,”

continued Inzaghi

.

“Thomas Strakosha is also still out, while Stefan Radu had a slight problem yesterday and we’re not optimistic.

“Many elements will be important tomorrow, including set plays and the midfields. It’ll be a match of great intensity.”


source: SportMob