Tudor joy at Siena win
By Nadia Carminati
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Siena's match-winner Igor Tudor feels it was vital to beat Lazio on Sunday.Siena's match-winner Igor Tudor feels it was vital to beat Lazio to keep alive the club's survival hopes.
Tudor grabbed the only goal of Sunday's Serie A contest as the Croatian defender pounced just before the hour mark to earn Siena a precious three points.
The stopper admits Siena were pushed strongly by Lazio but is thankful they hung on for a vital victory, with the club still locked in the relegation zone.
"In the first half, it hasn't been a good match, we played in a slow way," said Tudor.
"But in the second half we have done something more and we have been able to obtain this important win.
"Lazio reacted in a good way and they had a few important chances.
"For us, who are involved in the race for survival, it wasn't easy winning this match."