Blunders prove decisive as Lazio and Roma share derby spoils




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Rome – Lazio’s 11- winning run in Serie A ended Sunday following a 1-1 derby draw with AS Roma decided by goalkeeping errors.

Thomas Strakosha misjudged a cross allow Roma’s Edin Dzeko head in the opener after 26 minutes.

But Lazio were level just eight minutes later when Pau Lopez failed gather own punch before Francesco Acerbi tapped in.

Roma came closest clinching the win when Lorenzo Pellegrini curled a shot the post, but Simone Inzaghi’s side held stretch unbeaten league run 15 .

Lazio are 46 points, behind -placed Inter Milan and with a game in hand while Roma have 39 points, one ahead Atalanta.

(Reuters/NAN)