Another Goalkeeper Candidate For Lazio: Barcelona's Neto

December 05, 2021

Lazio is reportedly eyeing Barcelona's reserve goalkeeper, Neto as one of the possible options as their main goalkeeper.  This is because the appearance of their main goalkeeper, Pepe Reina, was disappointing at the start of this season.

As reported by the Italian newspaper, La Gazetta dello Sport, discussions about the goalkeeper situation at Lazio are heating up after Pepe Reina's poor form earlier this season and also the second goalkeeper, Thomas Strakosha's contract which will expire at the end of this season.  Conditions that make the capital club worried and immediately make a move ahead of the opening of the January transfer market.

What is clear is that the Biancoceleste will have to find a solution to this problem in the next two transfers and one of the players they have been considering is Kepa Arrizabalaga of Chelsea, Maurizio Sarri has known him well when the two worked together in west London and a loan contract in January would be a viable option.  allow.

In addition, they are also targeting Barcelona's reserve goalkeeper, Neto, the 32-year-old Brazilian goalkeeper who had a career in Italy with Fiorentina and Juventus.  He is now one of the strongest choices for the Italian capital club.

Last season, Neto made 12 appearances in all competitions for a total of 1110 minutes, in which time he has conceded eight goals and kept six clean sheets.  Meanwhile, Pepe Reina has conceded 29 goals in 15 Serie A games so far, which is the club's worst record since the 1957/58 season.

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