Atalanta and Lazio will meet at Stadio Olimpico in Rome for the Coppa Italia final on Wednesday. The hosts in this tie have lifted the trophy once, back in 1963, while their opponents have six trophies to their name, with the lastest triumph coming in 2013. This might be Lazio’s last chance to qualify for the European competitions, as they trail 6th-placed Roma by four points in the league, while Atalanta are currently 3rd. Atalanta vs Lazio Preview, Tips and Odds – Sportingpedia – Latest Sports News From All Over the World
Worth mentioning: Atalanta are listed as hosts in this Coppa Italia final, but the game will take place at Lazio’s stadium – Olimpico in Rome. The two sides met in the beginning of the month and then Atalanta came out on top, winning 1:3 at Lazio’s home. The capitol side are without a victory in the last four meetings with Atalanta, but showed resistance and scored in all but one games of that run. None of the previous three encounters ended with less than five yellow cards shown. Leeds to reach playoff final? Lazio to beat Atalanta to Coppa Italia? Coppa Italia Final ref confirmed | Football Italia
Worth mentioning: Atalanta are the team in top form at the moment in Italy and are unbeaten in their last thirteen outings. Four of their last five matches produced over 2,5 goals and saw both involved sides scoring. The team scored twice in all but one of those, with the only exception being the three goals they put past Lazio in their league meeting just over a week ago.
No draw has been registered in Lazio’s last eight meetings. Four of the team’s last five games were decided by one goal margin. None of those matches were won by the home sides.