Lazio fans carried out their threat to boycott the home Serie A match against Atalanta in protest at club president Claudio Lotito on Sunday, leaving their team to play in a near-deserted Stadio Olimpico.
Coach Edoardo Reja called for the supporters to settle their differences with Lotito after his team slumped to a 1-0 defeat in the mid-table battle.
"It's a real shame to see the Olimpico deserted," Reja told reporters. "We were in with a chance of achieving something significant but it's difficult to play in these conditions.
"We didn't play as well as we've done recently," he added. "ThisRead More »from Lazio fans stay away in protest at club president