The Round of 16 of the World Cup has now ended – we are now onto the quarter finals, but first a quick break today!
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Negotiations for Acerbi progress
After the gray smoke from yesterday, it seems that a deal has finally been unblocked to bring Francesco Acerbi to Lazio. According to Mario Giunta of Sky Sport, the biancoceleste company is still working today to define the agreement for the Sassuolo defender. Our full report, here.
Lotito to try to push for new sponsorship deal?
There may still be an opening in letting the deal with Marathanbet occur for at least one year. For this to happen, the deal would need to be granted by the President of the Republic Mattarella. Read the full report here.
Jordan Lukaku not included in Lazio’s Auronzo squad
Jordan Lukaku has not been included in Lazio’s team for the Auronzo pre-season training camp. For reasons unknown, this could be to do with the player’s potential move to West Ham. However, Felipe Anderson has been included in the squad – posing questions about the greater meaning behind this; or whether or not that serves as confirmation that Anderson could be staying at Lazio. Full report here.
Wesley to be unveiled as Lazio’s newest signing within the next few days
Radiosei claim Brazilian attacker Wesley Moraes will be a Lazio player in a matter of days. Lazio’s offer around the €10-€12 million, was and still is, regarded to be too low, but the possible inclusion of bonuses will most likely complete the deal. You can read our full player profile analysis on Wesley, provided by @snhw_ here.