Lazio will make trip to Turkey

March 19, 2003
By Simon Evans
MILAN, March 19 (Reuters) - Lazio say they will travel to Turkey to face Istanbul side Besiktas in Thursday's UEFA Cup quarter-final second-leg match despite the possibility of military conflict in neighbouring Iraq.

European soccer's governing body UEFA said earlier this week that they would monitor the security situation but so far there has been no indication that they will call off the match.

Lazio coach Roberto Mancini said the team would accept UEFA's position on the ...

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