Ten-man Lazio rallies to defeat Cesena

Lazio, which had a player sent off 34 minutes 2 win over Cesena in Serie A action at the Stadio Olimpico.

Abdoulay Konko was sent off after the half-hour mark, leaving Lazio a man down and a goal down on Adrian Mutu's 14th-minute streak, and Vincenzo Iaquinta put Cesena in front by two following the red when he converted a penalty kick.

However, Hernanes pulled the first goal back in the 53rd, then Senad Lulic and Libor Kuzoak followed with goals in the 61st and 63rd, respectively for Lazio.

Cesena was in line for its first-ever victory at Lazio, but the comeback sent the visitors to their third loss during a four-game winless streak. Cesena is 19th in Serie A, just three points above last-place Novara.

Lazio used the comeback, its third win in its last four, to overtake Udinese for third place.