SAMPDORIA NEWS

Udinese striker Luis Muriel is targeted by Fiorentina and Sampdoria, but may choose the latter to guarantee playing time.
Fiorentina are looking for bidders for winger Josip Ilicic and Lazio are the latest team who could meet their terms.
Juventus will appeal Coach Massimiliano Allegri’s touchline ban, the club has confirmed.
After the top four faced off this weekend Roma moved to within a point of Juventus, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 15.
Ex-Roma striker Stefano Okaka believes Roma will fight for the Scudetto to the end, and is delighted with his growth at Sampdoria.
Lazio will be without Lucas Biglia until January after he was diagnosed with a thigh strain.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero reacted to his three-month ban for racist comments. “We’re not on Candid Camera.”
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero has received a three-month ban for racist comments aimed at Inter President Erick Thohir.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s agent has compared his client to calcio legend Gigi Riva, for his ‘bewitching’ left foot.
Reports indicate that Napoli remains the most likely option for Sampdoria striker Manolo Gabbiadini this January.
It’s reported Sampdoria have already found Manolo Gabbiadini’s replacement, signing Joaquin Correa from Estudiantes.
Patrice Evra couldn’t entirely celebrate his debut Serie A goal, as Juventus were held 1-1 by Sampdoria.
Sinisa Mihajlovic was more annoyed by Sampdoria’s first half performance than proud of holding Juventus.
Sampdoria star Manolo Gabbiadini shrugged off Napoli talk after ending a perfect 2014 at the Juventus Stadium.
Max Allegri said Juventus “can’t play 90 minutes the way we did the first 55” after a 1-1 draw with Sampdoria.
Juventus dominated the first half, but Manolo Gabbiadini’s gem gave Sampdoria a 1-1 draw in Turin, ending a 25-game home winning streak.
Leaders Juventus host fourth-placed Sampdoria in the early game, a fixture that traditionally has plenty of goals.
Eder assures Sampdoria “will go to win, not clam up in defence and wait for Juventus” and has a message for “idol” Carlos Tevez.
Matias Silvestre, Gianluca Sansone and Lorenzo De Silvestri miss out on Sampdoria’s trip to Juventus.
Sinisa Mihajlovic said Sampdoria will be “the good, the bad and the ugly” when facing Juventus in a shoot-out.