Lazio beat Bologna 2-0 to top the Serie A table for the first time in 10 years. Lazio took advantage of the postponement of previous leader Juventus game against Inter Milan which was suppose to be played on Sunday was postponed because of Coronavirus.
Luis Alberto gave Lazio the lead from just outside the box from Ciro Immobile’s pass and then set up Joaquin Correa’s deflected strike.
Lazio last topped the Serie A table after 10 games in 2010-11. The last time they were top in the second half of a season was when they won the league in 1999-2000, which was only their second Italian title.
Simone Inzaghi’s side are two points above Juve – having played a game more – and could go five points clear next Saturday at Atalanta, with Juventus not playing Bologna until Sunday.