Maurizio Sarri has claimed victory in another derby against Roma, this time leading Lazio in a triumphant match in the Coppa Italia.
A statistic unveiled by Opta reveals, “Since Lazio has been led by Maurizio Sarri (2021/22), they have won 4 of the 6 derbies contested against Roma.” The source goes on to confirm the last Lazio coach to establish such a winning streak in their first six city derbies was Sven-Göran Eriksson, between 1997 and 1999.
The success of Maurizio Sarri in his current season with Lazio is turning heads, especially considering his victories over Roma who is currently managed by a well-established name in football, José Mourinho. This recent victory in the Coppa Italia further consolidates Sarri’s position and prowess as Lazio’s coach. It marks another chapter in the noteworthy rivalry between Lazio and Roma, with Sarri proving his tactical mettle in these high-stakes matches.