Monday, October 17, 2011
Finally Lazio wins against Roma
Without a doubt Derby della Capitale was the most attactive game of the weekend round.
After five consecutive derby defeats Lazio players and Reja felt the pressure on their shoulders. It was Reja's 4th derby and Luis Enrique's first.
Roma played without Francesco Totti who couldn't recover in time.
Roma had a better start and took an early lead with Osvaldo's goal. First half Roma were better team on the field. At the 2nd half Lazio started with much more passion and put the pressure on Roma. At 51st minute Brocchi was pulled back by Kjaer and the refree Tagliavento has showed penalty spot and sent Kjaer off.
It was the turning point of the game. Hernanes scored penalty kick and tied the game. Lazio started to put more pressure on 10 men Roma and missed plenty of chances , two times hit the post.
In injury minutes Klose's goal brought victory to Lazio , after five defeats Lazio finally have won against Roma and Reja paid his debt to Lazio fans.