New Lazio signing Luka Romero is expected to feature in this evening’s pre-season friendly against Triestina. 

As reported by Italian newspaper Il Messaggero (via LazioNews24) earlier today, the 16-year-old Argentinian talent has impressed everyone after just one day of training under coach Maurizio Sarri and is expected to take to the pitch against the Serie C side this evening at 6:30 pm.


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Romero showed a great desire to get involved in yesterday’s training session and even received applause from the fans present in Auronzo di Cadore.

Therefore, Romero is now expected to feature in today’s friendly, the Biancocelesti’s third pre-season friendly of the summer.

The 16-year-old Romero became the youngest ever La Liga debutant last season, taking to the pitch with RCD Mallorca at only 15 years and 219 days old.


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Lazio won the last two pre-season friendlies against local sides Radio Club (10-0) and Fiori Barp Mas (11-0) earlier this month.

The Biancocelesti’s last pre-season friendly will take place next week on Tuesday when they’ll face Serie C side Padova.