On Sunday, February 7, 2021, the Stadio Olimpico hosts Lazio vs Cagliari in Matchday 21 of the 2020/21 Serie A. As it stands in the top flight of Italian football, the Biancocelesti sit in sixth with a record of 11W-4D-5L (37 points) and the Rossoblu sit in eighteenth with a record of 3W-6D-11L (15 points).
The Head Referee for this clash will be Massimiliano Irrati, the Assistant Referees will be Pagliardini and Zingarelli, the Fourth Official will be Prontera, and the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will be Banti with the assistance of Cecconi.
Irrati has previously officiated Lazio on 17 occasions. With him in charge, the Biancocelesti have a record of 8W-3D-6L; the most recent time in which he was in charge of a match featuring Lazio was when they played Bologna at home (2-1 victory) in the 2020/21 edition of Serie A.
Irrati has previously officiated Cagliari on 10 occasions. With him in charge, the Rossoblu have a record of 4W-2D-4L; the most recent time in which he was in charge of a match featuring Cagliari was when they played Parma at home (2-2 draw) in the 2019/20 edition of Serie A.
Overall, the 41-year-old has refereed 124 Serie A matches, 39 Serie B matches and 12 Coppa Italia matches in his career thus far.