Five Players Lazio Could Use to Strengthen Midfield This Summer

Lazio are aware that serious quality is needed in the midfield this summer and have identified five options to strengthen the squad.

The Biancocelesti will soon lose Luis Alberto to Qatari side Al-Duhail and Daichi Kamada will leave on a free transfer, leaving some gaping holes in the squad. There was a lack of creativity and scoring, and the odds now reflect this for next season, as you can see on Smart Pokies website. There are also endless rumours surrounding the future of Matteo Guendouzi, who doesn’t have a strong relationship with Igor Tudor.

5 Possible Targets Identified

The Croatian Manager will soon meet with Lazio President Claudio Lotito and the club’s directors to start seriously planning out the summer transfer window, needing to shake up the squad ahead of the new season to revitalize the project in the capital. As reported by Corriere dello Sport (via La Lazio Siamo Noi), Lazio have identified five players who could be used to bolster the midfield this summer.

Calvin Stengs (Feyenoord)

Stengs is a 25-year-old Dutch attacking midfielder who joined Feyenoord in July of 2023 from OGC Nice in Ligue 1 for just €6 million. This past season, he scored six goals and provided 14 assists across 29 appearances in the Eredivisie; including all competitions, he appeared for the Dutch club 43 times, netted eight goals, and set up his teammates 18 times. He is also a Netherlands international, making eight caps, scoring three goals, and providing two assists to date. With a contract valid until June of 2027, his current market value is listed at €15 million.

Eduard Spertsyan (Krasnodar)

Spertsyan is a 23-year-old Armenian attacking midfielder who joined the Krasnodar first team in July of 2021 after developing in the youth ranks. This past season, he scored 11 goals and provided seven assists in 33 appearances across all competitions. He is also a Armenia international, making 25 caps, scoring four goals, and providing three assists to date. With a contract valid until June of 2026, his current market value is listed at €18 million.

Yusuf Yazici (Lille)

Yazici is a 27-year-old Turkish attacking midfielder who joined Lille in August of 2019 from Trabzonspor in the Turkish Super Lig for €18.50 million. This past season, he scored 12 goals and provided four assists in 42 appearances across all competitions. He is also a Turkey international, making 42 caps, scoring three goals, and providing seven assists to date. With a contract valid until June of 2024, his current market value is listed at €10 million.

Sofyan Amrabat (Fiorentina)

Amrabat is a 27-year-old Moroccan central defensive midfielder who joined Fiorentina in 2020 for €19.50 million. This past season, he made 30 appearances across all competitions on loan in the Premier League with Manchester United. He is also a Morocco international, making 56 caps to date. With a contract valid until June of 2025, his current market value is listed at €22 million.

Andrea Colpani (Monza)

Colpani is a 25-year-old Italian attacking midfielder and right winger who joined Monza in July of 2022 for just €9 million. This past season, he scored eight goals and provided four assists in 39 appearances across all competitions. With a contract valid until June of 2028, his current market value is listed at €15 million.

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