Lazio Defender Stefan Radu to Return to Starting Lineup Against Crotone

Lazio defender Stefan Radu is fit enough to start against Crotone tomorrow, after recovering from a hernia operation last month.

According to a report from Italian media outlet La Lazio Siamo Noi earlier today, the 34-year-old Romanian centre-back has been a constant presence in squad training in Formello this week, proving his strong physical condition to coach Simone Inzaghi.

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Radu will start on the left side of the back three, with Francesco Acerbi moving to the centre and either Patric or Mateo Musacchio starting on the right side.

Adam Marusic will return to the right wing-back position, with Mohamed Fares expected to start on the left.

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Ciro Immobile is expected to start, with a three-way race between Joaquin Correa, Felipe Caicedo and Vedat Muriqi to start alongside him.

Inzaghi is also still unsure whether to start Pepe Reina or Thomas Strakosha tomorrow, and is likely to make a decision tomorrow morning.

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