SAMPDORIA NEWS

Jeremy Menez said Milan “want to rediscover that spirit” against Sampdoria tonight, including his False Nine role.
Sampdoria are eager to take another prestigious scalp as they defend third place against Stephan El Shaarawy’s Milan.
Milan have named their squad for Saturday night’s Serie A trip to Sampdoria and include Cristian Zapata and Keisuke Honda.
Sinisa Mihajlovic says in order for Sampdoria “to stay in heaven, we must beat the devils” when they host Milan in Serie A in Week 11.
Cristian Zapata will be assessed later today ahead of Milan’s trip to Genoa to face Sampdoria, after the defender missed training this week.
Gian Piero Gasperini admits to having regrets about his experience at Inter in 2011, as he targets his Genoa surpassing Sampdoria.
Keisuke Honda admits that Milan have no other option than to beat high-flying Sampdoria on Saturday.
Sinisa Mihajlovic explained his radical tactical changes that allowed Sampdoria to beat Fiorentina 3-1, taking third place.
Vincenzo Montella admits Fiorentina’s 3-1 defeat at Sampdoria was “a missed opportunity to go into third place.”
Sampdoria saw off Fiorentina 3-1 in a thrilling encounter with Sergio Romero saving a penalty and Eder’s stunning solo effort.
Marassi hosts a head-to-head for European spots, as Sinisa Mihajlovic’s Sampdoria and Vincenzo Montella’s Fiorentina face off.
Fiorentina named their squad for the trip to Sampdoria, including Mati Fernandez and Mario Gomez.
Sinisa Mihajlovic said Sampdoria “prepared a little something” for Fiorentina, but keeps his Antonio Conte advice secret.
Vincenzo Montella admits Sampdoria have “amazed everyone” this season and expects a tough test for Fiorentina.
Out of favour Milan forward Giampaolo Pazzini could be in line for a return to former club Sampdoria.
Antonio Conte has called Sampdoria and Genoa two examples to follow in Serie A, as he expresses delight in accepting Sinisa Mihajlovic’s invitation.
The President of the Lega Serie A Maurizio Beretta has called on Italian football to be more inclusive and respectful, as he defends Erick Thohir.
Walter Mazzarri praised Inter’s perseverance and President Erick Thohir after a last-ditch 1-0 win over Sampdoria.
Roma caught Juventus, Napoli paid the penalty against Atalanta, Inter’s last-gasp spot-kick ended Sampdoria’s unbeaten record.
Italy Coach Antonio Conte confirmed he is “observing” Sampdoria players against Inter this evening.