Deadline day has arrived in the contract extension saga between Lazio club officials and manager Simone Inzaghi. The Italian manager is currently still slated to be out of a contract next month as he is yet to sign off on a new extension deal.
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Lazio president Claudio Lotito and Inzaghi are set to resolve their extension dilemma in the coming hours during a key meeting, as noted by Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio.
Inzaghi was shown arriving at the Villa San Sebastiano to finally meet Lotito over this matter.
🥁 Il momento della verità in casa #Lazio: Claudio #Lotito e Simone #Inzaghi iniziano a Villa San Sebastiano il summit per decidere il futuro
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— TUTTOmercatoWEB (@TuttoMercatoWeb) May 26, 2021
It remains to be seen what Inzaghi will elect to do, whether to remain at Lazio or possibly make a grand move to Inter Milan.
Lazio finished off the recent Serie A campaign at sixth place, which will see the side compete in next season’s UEFA Europa League competition.