With just over 24 hours to go until the Rome derby between Lazio and Roma, all eyes are on the star players who could make the difference in what promises to be a fiercely contested match. According to reports from the Italian newspaper, Corriere dello Sport, Roma’s striker Romelu Lukaku has been a decisive figure in past derbies, having scored eleven goals in 34 derby matches played in Europe.
Speaking about the upcoming match, a source close to Mourinho’s team was quoted as saying, “Lukaku has a great track record in these high-stakes matches, and we are confident that he can deliver once again for us.”
The rivalry between Lazio and Roma is one of the most intense in Italian football, and the upcoming derby is expected to be no different. The presence of Lukaku on the field will undoubtedly be a key factor for Roma as they seek to claim victory in this highly anticipated clash.
While Lazio will certainly have their own game plan to counter Lukaku’s threat, the stage is set for an enthralling encounter between these two fierce rivals. The Rome derby always provides excitement and drama, and with Lukaku in top form, fans of both teams can look forward to a thrilling match.
As the clock ticks down to kick-off, the anticipation is building, and one thing is for sure – all eyes will be on Lukaku as he looks to make his mark once again in the derby.