Lazio’s 3-1 win over Inter on Sunday was a sign of the team’s progress under coach Maurizio Sarri.
As reported by Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport (via LazioNews24) earlier today, the Biancocelesti impressed in the win over the Nerazzurri, having better quality in possession and playing a more solid high defensive line.
The stats also show the team’s adaption to Sarrismo; in the first half Lazio had a centre of gravity of 53.7 meters up the pitch, compared to Inter’s 45.9 meters, showing the Roman club’s aggressiveness and high line.
Finally, Lazio played 519 passes compared to Inter’s 437, and they had a pass success rate of 92%.
The Roman club now need to confirm that continued adaption to Sarri’s system in this weekend’s match against Hellas Verona.