Lazio will play friendly matches against Serie C sides Triestina and Padova during their pre-season training retreat.

As reported by Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport (via LazioNews24) earlier today, the Biancocelesti squad will play four friendlies in Auronzo di Cadore, two against local amateur teams and the other two against Triestina and Padova.

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Coach Maurizio Sarri and his staff have been hard at work planning this summer’s retreat, with the work being key in order to understand his tactical system ahead of the start of the season.

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Lazio will stay in Auronzo di Cadore for around 18 days and then will return to Rome before departing for a second pre-season retreat. The squad will depart on 10th July and return on the 28th.

Sarri’s assistants have already given the green light for the facilities, although the 62-year-old Italian coach has requested an area where can he carry out private 1-on-1 consultations.