The starting lineups for this evening’s Europa Conference League clash between Dan Petrescu’s CFR Cluj and Maurizio Sarri’s Lazio have been announced.
Recent History & Form
The Biancocelesti edged out a 1-0 win over the Romanian outfit in their first leg meeting in Rome last week, overcoming their man-disadvantage thanks to a goal from talismanic striker Ciro Immobile just before half time.
Lazio now have one foot in the Round of 16 of the Conference League and they’ll be looking for a positive performance in Cluj-Napoca to book their spot in the knockout stages.
Cluj & Lazio Team News
Cluj have a fully fit squad ahead of the clash with Lazio, giving Petrescu options across the pitch as he works to overcome the 1-0 deficit and find the upset at home.
Lazio have been struck by a minor crisis ahead of the European outing, losing Mattia Zaccagni, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Pedro. Alessio Romagnoli and Stefan Radu are both also injured, and Patric is unavailable through suspension.
Starting Lineups for Cluj vs Lazio
Cluj (4-4-2): Scuffet; Manea, Kolinger, Burca, Camora; Deac, Muhar, Cvek, Krasniqi; Malele, Janga.
Lazio (4-3-3): Maximiano; Lazzari, Gila, Casale, Hysaj; Luis Alberto, Vecino, Basic; Felipe Anderson, Immobile, Romero.