Lazio needed to have a keen response against Sampdoria following its recent Serie A loss to Inter Milan. The Biancocelesti went on to do just that as it picked up the three points thanks to a 1-0 win.

Former Italian manager Massimo Piscedda took note Luis Alberto and company clinching the win over Sampdoria. For Piscedda (via La Lazio Siamo Noi), there were several key factors as to why the Biancocelesti was able to clinch such a convincing league win.

Lazio had a good match against Sampdoria. In the end, they suffered because you took away quality and dynamism.

The Biancocelesti came out well and showed maturity.

Lazio will now have the upcoming UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg showdown against Bayern Munich. While Lazio heads into the tie as the underdogs, a promising result in the first leg could attract some attention that an upset should not be out of the question.