SAMPDORIA NEWS

Matias Silvestre is keen to make his stay at Sampdoria permanent, whilst he is already counting down to a first Derby della Lanterna of his career.
Sampdoria striker Eder believes that Sinisa Mihajlovic has instilled in the team the same grit and determination he had as a player.
Sampdoria full-back Lorenzo De Silvestri has urged his side to ‘overcome the more difficult moments’ this season.
Sinisa Mihajlovic both complimented and insulted Stefano Okaka after his Sampdoria strike. “He wasted seven years.”
Giampiero Ventura was disappointed with Torino’s performance and admits Sampdoria “wanted it more.”
Manolo Gabbiadini and a splendid Stefano Okaka solo run allowed Sampdoria to sweep Torino aside 2-0.
Sampdoria striker Stefano Okaka insists Mario Balotelli “failed and mustn’t blame others,” but Liverpool can help him.
Sampdoria go head-to-head with Torino in the first lunchtime kick-off of the Serie A season.
Fabio Quagliarella will be looking to get a Torino victory in the early game, but “will never forget Sampdoria.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic hopes his remarkable record against Torino and Giampiero Ventura can boost Sampdoria.
Djamel Mesbah has been presented today at Sampdoria and expects the club to be aiming high this season.
Emiliano Viviano is looking to break back into the Italian national squad following his move to Sampdoria.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero has plans to build “the biggest stadium in Europe” by the sea in Genoa.
Sampdoria have presented their new jersey, sponsored by Sin City 3D, with Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez.
Roma owned talent Alessio Romagnoli is convinced his decision to join Sampdoria on loan will benefit his career.
Angelo Palombo insists he wants to play on for Sampdoria for as long as possible. “I’m not thinking of retirement yet.”
Sampdoria insist the decision of who will play in goal will firmly be in the hands of boss Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Genoa mark their 121st anniversary today and President Enrico Preziosi assures they are “right behind the top six.”
Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero pledged to “convince” Sampdoria, but denied he turned down Manchester United.
Sporting director Carlo Osti believes that Sampdoria will be competitive this season, as he praises the new President.