2007–08 S.S. Lazio season

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2007–08 season
OwnerClaudio Lotito
ChairmanClaudio Lotito
ManagerDelio Rossi
Serie A12th
Coppa ItaliaSemi-finals
UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stage
Top goalscorerLeague:
Goran Pandev,
Tommaso Rocchi (14)

Goran Pandev (20)
Highest home attendance49,284 vs Roma
Lowest home attendance14,891 vs Napoli
Average home league attendance21,485

The 2007–08 season was the 108th season in Società Sportiva Lazio's history and their 20th consecutive season in the top-flight of Italian football.

On 11 November 2007, a Lazio supporter, Gabriele Sandri was fatally wounded in an argument between Lazio and Juventus supporters, resulting in the police intervening and ultimately killing Sandri, who was not directly involved with the quarrel.



Position Staff
Head coach Italy Delio Rossi
Assistant coach Italy Fedele Limone
Goalkeeping coach Italy Adalberto Grigioni
Fitness coaches Italy Valter Vio
Italy Adriano Bianchini
Club doctors Italy Roberto Bianchini
Italy Stefano Salvatori

Last updated: May 13, 2008
Source: S.S Lazio Staff

Other information[edit]

President Italy Claudio Lotito
Ground (capacity and dimensions) Stadio Olimpico (82, 307 / 105m x 68m)

Source: Stadio Olimpico article: May 13, 2008


First team[edit]

As of 2008-02-08[1] Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Italy GK Tommaso Berni
2 Romania DF Ștefan Radu (on loan from Dinamo București)
3 Serbia DF Aleksandar Kolarov
4 Italy MF Fabio Firmani
5 Italy MF Massimo Mutarelli
6 France MF Ousmane Dabo
7 Czech Republic DF David Rozehnal (on loan from Newcastle United)
8 Italy DF Luciano Zauri (captain)
9 Italy FW Rolando Bianchi (on loan from Manchester City)
10 Italy MF Roberto Baronio
11 Italy MF Stefano Mauri
13 Italy DF Sebastiano Siviglia
14 Italy GK Marco Ballotta
15 France DF Mobido Diakité
No. Position Player
17 Albania FW Igli Tare
18 Italy FW Tommaso Rocchi (vice-captain)
19 Republic of Macedonia FW Goran Pandev
21 Italy FW Fabio Vignaroli
22 Italy DF Ivan Artipoli
23 France MF Mourad Meghni
24 Argentina MF Cristian Ledesma
25 Brazil DF Emílson Cribari
26 Belgium MF Gaby Mudingayi
29 Italy DF Lorenzo De Silvestri
32 Uruguay GK Fernando Muslera
68 Ivory Coast MF Christian Manfredini
81 Italy FW Simone Del Nero
85 Switzerland MF Valon Behrami

Double passports[edit]

Non-EU players[edit]


Serie A[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
10 Genoa 38 13 9 16 44 52 −8 48
11 Palermo 38 12 11 15 47 57 −10 47
12 Lazio 38 11 13 14 47 51 −4 46
13 Siena 38 9 17 12 40 45 −5 44
14 Cagliari 38 11 9 18 40 56 −16 42[a]
Updated to match(es) played on May 18, 2008. Source: Serie A
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head goals scored; 5) goal difference; 6) number of goals scored.
  1. ^ Cagliari was docked 3 points for filing an unauthorized lawsuit, but the penalty was later reversed.


Coppa Italia[edit]

Top scorers[edit]

Champions League[edit]

Third qualifying round[edit]

Group stage[edit]



Martucci, Maurizio (2008). 11 novembre 2007. L'uccisione di Gabriele Sandri una giornata buia della Repubblica (in Italian). Sovera Editore. ISBN 88-8124-787-9.

  1. ^ "Prima Squadra" (in Italian). SS Lazio. Archived from the original on 2008-01-30. Retrieved 2008-02-01.
  2. ^ Napoli then qualified to the 2008–09 UEFA Cup First round.