Lazio clinched a pivotal Serie A win over Udinese by a 1-0 final score. Considering the team’s recent form, Lazio so needed a win like this to maintain its aspirations for a possible top-four finish in the league standings.

Francesco Acerbi earned the start for Lazio in the team’s backline. As he has done countless times this season, the Italian defender put together a stout overall performance in a Serie A match. Acerbi recorded seven clearances, two aerial duels won and one interception in the match.

After the match, Acerbi took some time to reflect on the win. On Instagram, Acerbi wrote:

A great team that never gives up. Today, it was important to restart with a new championship win to stay focused on our goal. Let’s go on like this.

Acerbi has so far recorded 24 appearances in league play this season to go along with 2.7 interceptions per game average.