Empoli will play host as they welcome Lazio on Sunday 16th September. This match will be played at the Stadio Carlo Castellani.
Empoli has had a good start in the Serie A this season. They have four points from three matches placing them 8th on the league table. They have only played one match at home against Cagliari which they won 2-0. The last time Empoli lost at home to Lazio was in 2005 in the 2005/2006 Serie A season. Empoli’s last match ended in a barren draw away to Chievo. The team’s attitude is in the right place and this means that Lazio is in for a rough day.
Lazio is placed 16th on the Serie A table. They have three points from three matches played. They are coming from a 1-0 home win against Frosine. Their most recent away match was against league leaders Juventus where they lost 2-0. They have only one win in their last six matches putting them at a disadvantage in this match. The best they can do here is a draw.