Serie A – Lazio take on Spezia Calcio

Lazio vs. Spezia Calcio

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The Stadio Olympico sees Saturday action as Lazio take on Spezia – 6:30pm GMT.

Spezia, currently sitting in twelfth place, face the formidable task of an away trip to Lazio, who currently sit third in the League.

With the Serie A season well into its stride, Lazio have managed to gain three points

Empoli were beaten 1-3 at Carlo Castellani, the last time that Lazio played.

With three points, they currently sit third in the League having won one game.

A win in this fixture, would take Lazio’s points from 3 to 6, so far this season.

Spezia Calcio arrive at this match, having secured one point so far this season

Having dropped a total of four points in their past two games, Thiago Motta won’t be devastated by those results, but will be eager to secure a consistent run of form.

With one point, they are established in twelfth in the League drawn one game.

Spezia will travel to Lazio with a win record on the road that is quite unremarkable, with one darts.

Spezia Calcio will have 4 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Good Attacking Performance

Spezia will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (2). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Emmanuel Gyasi (1), Simone Bastoni (1), and Jeroen Zoet. Spezia have a very poor defensive record, having conceded two goals in their previous fixtures.

Spezia are missing two players through injury or illness. This will affect Thiago Motta’s selection choices significantly.

Lazio v Spezia Calcio – Head-to-Heads.

April 2021 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and Lazio took all three points winning 2-1. With both sides conceding goals in their most recent game together, the probability of both sides scoring on Saturday is 57.14%.

Lazio to win has a 73.53 percent probability.

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