Tension over Lack of Moves Risks to Boil Over at Lazio

Claudio Lotito and Maurizio Sarri aren’t seeing eye to eye in the current transfer market window. Lazio have been largely inactive in the past few weeks, as they have signed just Taty Castellanos despite seemingly setting up a few acquisitions. The coach disagrees with the president's targets.
Roma targeted Marcel Sabitzer earlier in the summer, but he’s on the brink of joining Borussia Dortmund. The Giallorossi tried to onboard him on an loan.

Roma Could Invest More for a Midfielder than a Striker

Roma are in the hunt for reinforcements in multiple roles but, considering their tight budget, they have to be selective with their disbursements. At this stage, the Giallorossi prefer spending more in the midfield while they continue to look for an inexpensive marksman on an initial loan.