Euro, Wembley

No Plans to Move Euro Final Away from Wembley Despite Italian PM Plea

Mario Draghi advised against playing the Final Four of the Euro in London for COVID-related reasons. “I will take action in order to prevent it from taking place in countries with a considerable number of infections.” However, UEFA and British Health Secretary Matt Hancock confirmed that the tournament will proceed as scheduled despite the recent spike of Coronavirus cases caused by the Delta Variant in the United Kingdom.
Lotito Lazio

Lazio Increasingly Likely to Get Penalized for COVID-related Violations

Lazio were granted a ten-day postponement in today’s hearing on the trail for infractions of the COVID-19 protocols. However, it is likely that they will lose some points in the standings as form of punishment. Lazio’s doctors Ivo Pulcini and Fabio Rodia and president Claudio Lotito are on the stand for six possible violations of the safety and health regulations about the Coronavirus pandemic.

Torino Forced to Forfeit Lazio Match Over Stubborn League Decision

Despite the fact that Torino players are not allowed to leave isolation until tomorrow, the League has decided not to postponed today’s game versus Lazio. The Granata have abided by the orders of the local health officials and have not travelled to Rome, therefore they will forfeit the match, hoping to have it rescheduled through successful appeals like Napoli did versus Juventus.