Couto season ko confirmed
By Nadia Carminati
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
It has been confirmed that Fernando Couto will miss the rest of the season.It has been confirmed that Fernando Couto will miss the rest of the season with a muscular problem.
The Lazio stopper picked up the blow in Sunday's 5-3 defeat to Lecce, and, after initial reports fearing a calf strain, further scans have confirmed the problem.
The Biancocelesti have lost one of their most important defenders as they attempt to drive on for Uefa Cup football, with the Portuguese stopper ruled out for a month.
Giuseppe Papadopulo's side currently lie eleventh in Serie A, although are just three points behind seventh placed Messina with just four games to go.