Lazio take on Romanian outfit CFR Cluj in the UEFA Europa League this evening and the Biancocelesti will go into the game well aware of their positive record against Romanian teams in the past.
In 2007, Lazio met with Dinamo Bucharest in the qualifying rounds of the UEFA Champions League. The Eagles drew 1-1 with the club at the Stadio Olimpico before their trip to Romania in which they emerged 3-1 victors.
In the 2011/12 Europa League group stage, the Italian side met with Vaslui; with whom two draws were achieved – 2-2 in Rome and 0-0 in Romania.
Finally, the most recent encounters have been with Steaua Bucharest in which Lazio suffered a 1-0 defeat in Romanian before a 5-1 rout at home. Therefore, Lazio have lost just one game against a Romanian club in the past.
Furthermore, Cluj have actually won at the Olimpico in the past; defeating Roma 2-1 at the stadium in the 2008/09 UEFA Champions League.
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