Rome prefect object to derby replay date

April 7, 2004
MILAN, April 7 (Reuters) - The prefect of Rome has over-ruled an Italian Football League decision to replay the derby match between Lazio and AS Roma on April 14.

The Rome derby was abandoned on March 21 due to crowd trouble.

The prefect said it is now up to Italian soccer authorities and the two clubs to find another date for the game.

Italian media had reported that authorities wanted a full check on security at the capital's Olympic stadium before going ahead ...

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