Lazio defender Stefan Radu was the key man in the Biancocelesti’s important 1-0 win over Hellas Verona yesterday.

As seen in a post on Romanian Football’s Twitter page yesterday, the 34-year-old Romanian defender had a Man of the Match performance against the Gialloblu, being a rock in coach Simone Inzaghi’s defense.


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Not only did Radu provide the assist for Serbian star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic in the dying minutes of the match, but he also was key in the transition aspect of the game.

The 34-year-old Radu took 55 touches, completed 38 out of 44 passes (86% completion), made two key passes and seven accurate long balls.


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Radu also shone in the defensive stats, winning three out of four ground duels, two aerial duels, blocking one shot and committing two clean tackles.

The 34-year-old Romanian defender’s contract with the Biancocelesti expires at the end of the season, but the player is keen to continue his adventure with Lazio a little longer.

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