Two Lazio players were selected for WhoScored.com‘s Serie A Team of the Week for their performance against Empoli.
As seen in a post on WhoScored’s Twitter page earlier today, full-backs Manuel Lazzari and Elseid Hysaj were both included in the Team of the Week for their strong performances in the 3-1 win over the Tuscan side on the week.
Below is a photo of the entire Team of the Week for Matchday 1, which includes the Lazio duo:
🇮🇹 Serie A Team of the Week pic.twitter.com/N3Pv6OFgfR
— WhoScored.com (@WhoScored) August 24, 2021
The 27-year-old Lazzari scored the second goal of the game, playing a key role in the buildup before slotting home a well-placed finish. The 27-year-old Hysaj played the entire 90 minutes and impressed with his tidy passing and quick vertical play.