On Saturday, February 20, 2021, the Stadio Olimpico hosts Lazio vs Sampdoria in Matchday 23 of the 2020/21 Serie A. As it stands in the top flight of Italian football, the Biancocelesti sit in seventh with a record of 12-4D-6L (40 points) and the Blucerchiati sit in tenth with a record of 9W-3D-10L (30 points).
The Head Referee for this clash will be Davide Massa, the Assistant Referees will be Di Vuolo and Lombardi, the Fourth Official will be Maresca, and the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will be Di Paolo with the assistance of Passeri.
Massa has previously officiated Lazio on 18 occasions. With him in charge, the Biancocelesti have a record of 8W-5D-5L; the most recent time in which he was in charge of a match featuring Lazio was when they played Juventus at home (1-1 draw) in the 2020/21 edition of Serie A.
Massa has previously officiated Sampdoria on 14 occasions. With him in charge, the Blucerchiati have a record of 2W-8D-4L; the most recent time in which he was in charge of a match featuring Sampdoria was when they played Milan away (0-0 draw) in the 2019/20 edition of Serie A.
Overall, the 39-year-old has refereed 151 Serie A matches, 41 Serie B matches and 16 Coppa Italia matches in his career thus far.