Official: Lazio Announce Champions League Squad List

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Champions League

Lazio have released their 2020/21 UEFA Champions League squad list.

Requirements

There is a maximum of 25 players over the age of 22 that can be selected:

  • No more than 17 of them can be non-homegrown/foreign players
  • 2 of them must be goalkeepers

There are a minimum of 8 places reserved exclusively for locally trained players:

  • If a club has fewer than 8 locally trained players in their squad, then the maximum number of players is reduced accordingly

There are two categories of locally-trained players:

  • Club-trained players – players who were on a club’s books for three years between the ages of 15 and 21
  • Association-trained players – players who were on another club’s books in the same association for three years between the ages of 15 and 21 (maximum of 4 players)
Lazio’s 2020/21 UEFA Champions League Squad List
Lazio’s 2020/21 UEFA Champions League Squad List

Lazio’s squad list has 23 players as they failed to meet the minimum requirement of 8 locally-trained players. They only included 6 locally-trained players (4 association-trained players and 2 homegrown players). Below is a breakdown of the Biancocelesti’s squad list by position; note that players under the age of 22 are not included in this list.

Goalkeepers
  • Pepe Reina
  • Thomas Strakosha (Club-Trained)
Defenders
  • Francesco Acerbi (Association-Trained)
  • Wesley Hoedt
  • Luiz Felipe
  • Patric
  • Stefan Radu
Midfielders
  • Jean-Daniel Akpa Akpro
  • Djavan Anderson
  • Danilo Cataldi (Club-Trained)
  • Gonzalo Escalante
  • Mohamed Fares
  • Manuel Lazzari (Association-Trained)
  • Lucas Leiva
  • Luis Alberto
  • Adam Marusic
  • Sergej Milinkovic-Savic
  • Marco Parolo (Association-Trained)
  • Andreas Pereira
Attackers
  • Felipe Caicedo
  • Joaquin Correa
  • Ciro Immobile (Association-Trained)
  • Vedat Muriqi