Milinkovic-Savic Shined for Lazio in 2021, Decisive Goal Contributions

Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic shined in 2021, proving key to both Simone Inzaghi and Maurizio Sarri.

As reported by Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport (via LazioNews24) earlier today, the 26-year-old Serbian midfielder was the backbone of Inzaghi’s Biancocelesti squad and he has remained a core part of the team under Sarri as well this season.

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Milinkovic-Savic has scored 10 goals and provided 11 assists in the 2021 calendar year, being one of the most clinical midfielders in Serie A.

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The Serbian midfielder, who is contracted to Lazio until 2024, has every intention of repeating his dominant performances next year as well, remaining happy in Rome despite the endless links with a move away. His father Nikola recently confirmed that the player is happy in the Italian capital.

This season, Milinkovic-Savic has made 25 appearances across all competitions, for a total of 1780 minutes. In that time, he has scored five goals and provided six assists, remaining consistently strong despite the shift in tactical system and formation.

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