Category Archives: History

Selmosson, Source- Jnytt

Arne ”The Moon Beam” Selmosson – A Matter of Respect

In Saturday’s Derby della Capitale former Lazio player Aleksandar Kolarov scored for Roma. Even if respect didn’t repeat itself, history did. At the same time as Kolarov scored, he joined Swedish striker Arne ”The Moon Beam” Selmosson as just the second player in history to

The tragic death and murder of Stefano Cucchi

On October 15th, 2009, Lazio fan Stefano Cucchi was arrested by the police for drug dealing. He was found in possession of 21 grams of hashish, three packets of cocaine, and a pill for his epilepsy. In view of the illegal drugs in his possession,

Stadio Olimpico

Ranking the best Lazio kits by decade

Inspired by the Telegraph’s article ranking this year’s World Cup kits, we thought it’d be a good time to find out which kits over the years prove to be the most popular amongst Laziali. We’ve picked out a top 4 from each decade, entirely subjectively of course,

Happy Birthday Vladimir Petkovic

The former biancoceleste coach celebrates his 55th birthday today. Born in Sarajevo on August 15th, 1963, Vladimir Petkovic was the coach of Lazio from the summer of 2012 to 4 January 4th, 2014. With the Eagles, the coach collected 37 victories and 22 draws in

Lazio Team of Legends: Almeyda, Veron and Re Cecconi

Today is the fourth day of Franky’s 6-piece feature piece for The Laziali surrounding a “Lazio Team of Legends” since the birth of the club in 1900. Like previously mentioned on Day 1 (which you can read HERE!) there will be one piece per day with a

Lazio Team of Legends: Favalli, Nesta, Mihajlovic, Negro

Today is the third day of Franky’s 6-piece feature piece for The Laziali surrounding a “Lazio Team of Legends” since the birth of the club in 1900. Like previously mentioned on Day 1 (which you can read HERE!) there will be one piece per day with a

Lazio Team of Legends: Maestrelli and Peruzzi

Today is the second day of Franky’s 6-piece feature piece for The Laziali surrounding a “Lazio Team of Legends” since the birth of the club in 1900. Like previously mentioned on Day 1 (which you can read HERE!) there will be one piece per day with a

Lazio Team of Legends: Intro

Intro Today, Franky of The Laziali will initiate a 6-piece feature piece surrounding a “Lazio Team of Legends” since the birth of the club in 1900. Starting from today – Sunday July 22nd, to Friday July 27th, there will be one piece per day with

Maurizio Schillaci. Source: Cittaceleste

‘Fuorigioco’: the unknown Schillaci

  Many individuals carry beautiful memories from the World Cup of 1990 in Italy. You all surely remember the goal sensation Salvatore Schillaci that came onto the field from the bench and created magic for Italy. You can visualize Schillaci’s crazy looking eyes when he scored