Category Archives: The Scout

The Scout: Pontus Wernbloom

Free-agent Pontus Wernbloom looks to be edging closer to a new club, following his departure from CSKA Moscow and Lazio were said to be in the mix. As reported by The Laziali at the end of July, the Swede was of interest to Igli Tare as a

Franco Vazquez: Il Mudo

Reports have circulated recently regarding a possible move to Lazio for Sevilla attacking midfielder Franco Vazquez. Nicknamed “Il Mudo” (The Mute) due to his quietness, this has been established on the basis that following the sale of Felipe Anderson to West Ham and Milan still needing

Rony Lopes

The Scout: Rony Lopes – Reject to Revelation

Reports say that recently, Lazio have been in talks with Monaco over the possible signing of attacking wide-man Rony Lopes. With the departure of Felipe Anderson to West Ham, this rumour becomes all the more prominent as Lazio look to find a replacement for their

Papu Gomez: the Ital-Argentine magician

Alejandro Darío Gómez, known to many as Papu or Papu Gómez, is an attacker for Serie A TIM Bergamese side Atalanta. Today, @S_K_MOORE and @AtalantaNow will provide an analysis on the player who is said to be Simone Inzaghi’s main priority to fill the ‘Felipe Anderson gap’ in

Fabio Borini

The Scout: Fabio Borini – A Career Reignited

  Of the transfer targets rumored for Lazio, few of them are as controversial as Fabio Borini. In that, I mean there are few targets that have such a well-defined line of either hating or loving the idea. Borini spent some time in the lime-light when

Konstantinos Laifis

The Scout: Konstantinos Laifis – the star of Cyprus

To say that the Cyprus National Team is lack-luster would be putting it mild terms. The small country is not known for its strong footballing presence, but as of late has seen a slight up-turn in the quality of players. Included in this group, is Konstantinos Laifis.

Duje Caleta-Car

The Scout: Caleta-Car – The Croatian Sentinel

At 21-years-old, there’s no doubt Duje Caleta-Car already has a lot going for him. Currently Sevilla, Lazio and other top European clubs are bidding to steal him away from Austrian Bundesliga outfit Red Bull Salzburg. The Croatian National Team called him up to start against

Silvio Proto

The Scout: Silvio Proto – Lazio’s new vice-Strakosha

A Belgian born goalkeeper with Italian ancestry, Silvio Proto has one of the most intriguing hobbies seen in a professional footballer, being that of a part-time ventriloquist: “a person who can speak or utter sounds so that they seem to come from somewhere else, especially

Diego Laxalt Crossing

The Scout: Diego Laxalt – Genoa’s tricky Uruguayan

Prior to the 2015/2016 season, it would be hard to say that many Serie A followers were interested in Diego Laxalt. That is to no surprise as there isn’t much to talk of his career prior to that season, as he was mainly bench warming

Francesco Acerbi

The Scout: Francesco Acerbi – Sassuolo’s experienced centre-back

Reports continue to emerge around the potential transfer of Sassuolo’s Francesco Acerbi to Lazio, the gathering pace of which working to suggest that the biancoceleste are closing in on their second signing of the summer. Indeed, LazioNews24 ( suggest that only the economic negotiations between Lazio