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Lucas Leiva

Born: January 9, 1987 (age 31)

Height: 5'10.5" (179cm)
Weight: 11st 9lb (74kg)

Hometown: Dourados, Brazil
Nationality: Brazil Brazilian

Position: Defensive midfielder
Team: Lazio
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
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Career History
Senior2005-2007Gremio
2007-2017Liverpool
2017-Lazio
International2007-2013Brazil
Sports Mole has 419 articles about Lucas Leiva. Articles 1 to 40:
Lazio manager Simone Inzaghi at the match against Napoli on April 9, 2017
Result: Lazio claim lead against Red Bull Salzburg in six-goal thriller
Lazio take control of their Europa League quarter-final first leg thanks to a 4-2 win over Red Bull Salzburg in Thursday night's clash at the Stadio Olimpico.
Apr 5, 22:03
Stefan de Vrij during the Serie A match between Bologna and Lazio on October 25, 2017
Result: Lazio lose ground in top-four race with Bologna draw
Lazio remain outside of the top four in Serie A, having been held to a 1-1 home draw by Bologna in Sunday evening's encounter at the Stadio Olimpico.
Mar 18, 21:40
World Cup general image football
Ex-Manchester United star Nani 'gets into fight with Lazio fans'
Nani reportedly gets into a physical fight with Lazio fans following the club's 2-2 draw with Cagliari on Sunday.
Mar 12, 21:18
Paulo Dybala in action for Juventus in the Champions League final on June 3, 2017
Result: Paulo Dybala's stoppage-time winner helps Juventus close gap on Napoli
Paulo Dybala scores a last-gasp winner to fire Juventus to a 1-0 win over Lazio to keep the pressure on Napoli at the top of Serie A.
Mar 3, 19:02
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: AC Milan secure narrow win over Lazio
AC Milan clinch a narrow 2-1 win over Lazio in a hotly-contested Serie A clash at San Siro on Sunday evening.
Jan 28, 19:00
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lazio midfielder Lucas Leiva: 'I left Liverpool for new challenge'
Midfielder Lucas Leiva says that he decided to end his stay at Liverpool during the summer in order to take on "a new challenge".
Nov 18, 10:36
Ciro Immobile in action during the Coppa Italia game between Lazio and Roma on March 1, 2017
Result: Lazio stun Juventus in Supercoppa
Lazio beat Serie A champions Juventus 3-2 in Rome to claim the Supercoppa Italiana.
Aug 13, 21:41
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Liverpool show interest in Rennes midfielder Benjamin Andre?
Liverpool reportedly show an interest in signing Rennes midfielder Benjamin Andre before the end of the transfer window.
Aug 5, 10:32
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lucas Leiva leaves Liverpool for Lazio
Liverpool announce that midfielder Lucas Leiva has completed his transfer to Lazio.
Jul 18, 18:09
Mamadou Sakho in action for Liverpool in December 2013
Mamadou Sakho, Lazar Markovic left out for Liverpool
Mamadou Sakho and Lazar Markovic are left out of the Liverpool squad that will compete in the Premier League Asia Trophy.
Jul 16, 20:50
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Jurgen Klopp unsure on Lucas Leiva future amid links to Lazio
Jurgen Klopp praises the "outstanding" impact Lucas Leiva has had at Liverpool over the past decade, but admits that he is unsure whether he will stay any longer.
Jul 15, 17:19
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Report: Lazio agree £5m Lucas Leiva deal
Lazio reportedly agree a £5m deal with Liverpool for the transfer of Lucas Leiva, who will now enter into contract talks with the Italian giants.
Jul 14, 14:47
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Lucas Leiva in talks with Lazio?
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is reportedly in talks over a free transfer to Serie A side Lazio.
Jul 12, 12:00
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lucas Leiva in transfer talks with Turkish club Trabzonspor?
Lucas Leiva could be about to bring his decade-long spell with Liverpool to an end as Turkish club Trabzonspor are reportedly in talks with the Reds over a £5m transfer.
Jun 27, 21:56
Roberto Firmino celebrates scoring with Philippe Coutinho during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Philippe Coutinho best man for Liverpool teammate Roberto Firmino
Philippe Coutinho performs as best man for Liverpool teammate Roberto Firmino at the Brazilian's wedding in his hometown.
Jun 21, 12:02
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Newcastle United 'eye Lucas Leiva swoop'
A report claims that Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Lucas Leiva is a summer transfer target for Newcastle United.
Jun 16, 09:36
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Jurgen Klopp 'still undecided on Joe Gomez future'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will reportedly give Joe Gomez the chance to prove himself in pre-season before deciding whether to send him out on loan.
Jun 15, 14:10
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lucas Leiva to leave Liverpool
Midfielder Lucas Leiva does not feature on Liverpool's retained list, which has been published by the Premier League.
Jun 9, 16:37
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva keen on Gremio return
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva admits that a return to former club Gremio would be appealing should he leave Anfield this summer.
Jun 8, 15:30
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Premier League: Transfer ins and outs - Summer 2017
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Premier League with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Jun 6, 12:00
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on October 25, 2016
Team News: Two changes apiece for West Ham United, Liverpool
West Ham United and Liverpool make two changes apiece ahead of their Premier League encounter at the London Stadium on Sunday.
May 14, 13:23
Luan in action for Brazil at the Olympics in August 2016
Liverpool 'close in on Brazilian striker'
Liverpool are reportedly close to agreeing the £26m capture of Brazilian striker Luan from Gremio.
May 12, 23:59
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lucas Leiva: 'Liverpool face two finals in pursuit of top-four finish'
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva admits that his side now face "two finals" as they go in pursuit of a top-four finish in the Premier League.
May 12, 20:38
A hooded Jurgen Klopp looking shifty during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Preview: West Ham United vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between West Ham United and Champions League-chasing Liverpool at the London Stadium.
May 12, 15:52
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Brighton & Hove Albion 'keen on Fraizer Campbell'
Newly-promoted Brighton & Hove Albion are reportedly considering a move for Crystal Palace's out-of-contract striker Fraizer Campbell.
May 12, 14:11
Roberto Firmino in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 1, 2017
Jurgen Klopp sweating over fitness of Liverpool quartet
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is unsure whether Adam Lallana, Daniel Sturridge, Roberto Firmino and Lucas Leiva will be fit enough to feature against West Ham United.
May 12, 11:56
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Report: Brighton & Hove Albion keen on Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva
Long-serving Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is said to be on the radar of newly-promoted Premier League outfit Brighton & Hove Albion.
May 11, 20:41
Emre Can in action during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Liverpool's Emre Can describes overhead kick as "best goal I've ever scored"
Liverpool midfielder Emre Can says that his overhead kick against Watford was the best goal that he has ever scored.
May 1, 23:00
Emre Can in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Result: Emre Can stunner earns Liverpool crucial win over Watford
Liverpool strengthen their bid for a top-four place in the Premier League table as Emre Can's overhead kick gives them a 1-0 victory over Watford.
May 1, 21:55
Emre Can in action during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Pepe Reina hails Emre Can's spectacular goal for Liverpool against Watford
Pepe Reina hails Liverpool midfielder Emre Can following his overhead kick against Watford at Vicarage Road.
May 1, 21:14
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lucas Leiva: 'Liverpool aiming for perfect finish and Champions League spot'
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is targeting a perfect finish to the Premier League season to secure a top-four spot and Champions League football.
May 1, 10:02
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Lucas Leiva: 'Steven Gerrard will be successful as Liverpool youth coach'
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva believes that Steven Gerrard will be a success in his new role as coach of the club's Under-18s team.
Apr 27, 20:42
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp before the match against Arsenal on March 4, 2017
Team News: Liverpool unchanged for Crystal Palace clash
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp names an unchanged starting XI ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at Anfield.
Apr 23, 15:36
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield.
Apr 21, 13:15
A hooded Jurgen Klopp looking shifty during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool might be challenging for title were it not for injuries'
Jurgen Klopp believes that Liverpool would be challenging for the Premier League title had injuries not hampered his side over the course of the season.
Apr 21, 11:01
Ragnar Klavan in action for Liverpool on August 6, 2016
Lucas Leiva, Ragnar Klavan, Joel Matip doubtful for Crystal Palace match
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp may hand Joe Gomez a first league start since September 2015 against Crystal Palace, due to fitness concerns over three defensive players.
Apr 20, 13:55
Lucas Leiva in action during the FA Cup game between Liverpool and Plymouth Argyle on January 8, 2017
Lucas Leiva: 'I will discuss my Liverpool future in summer'
Midfielder Lucas Leiva says that he will hold discussions over his future at Liverpool at the end of the season.
Apr 18, 11:09
A delighted Jurgen Klopp after the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Jurgen Klopp hails "fantastic" Liverpool win over West Bromwich Albion
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says that his side's 1-0 victory at West Bromwich Albion on Sunday has left him feeling "fantastic".
Apr 16, 17:05
Roberto Firmino celebrates scoring with Philippe Coutinho during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Result: Roberto Firmino heads Liverpool to win over West Bromwich Albion
A first-half header from Roberto Firmino earns Liverpool a 1-0 victory over West Bromwich Albion in their Premier League contest at The Hawthorns.
Apr 16, 15:25
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Team News: Roberto Firmino, Philippe Coutinho on Liverpool bench
Roberto Firmino and Philippe Coutinho start among the substitutes for Liverpool's trip to Stoke City.
Apr 8, 14:01

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Juventus1615103382546
2Napoli16122233141938
3Inter Milan16102428131532
4AC Milan157532418626
5Lazio157442218425
6Roma166642922724
7SassuoloSassuolo166642622424
8Sampdoria166552519623
9Fiorentina165742417722
10Torino165741917222
11Atalanta BCAtalanta156362920921
12Parma166371621-521
13CagliariCagliari163851520-517
14Genoa164482233-1116
15SPALSPAL164481424-1016
16Empoli164482029-916
17Udinese163491322-913
18Bologna152581324-1111
19FrosinoneFrosinone1615101135-248
20AC Chievo VeronaChievo160791232-204

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