SAMPDORIA NEWS

Angelo Palombo has underlined his desire to end his playing days in the Sampdoria shirt. “I didn’t even want to join Inter.”
Sampdoria have confirmed that Nenad Krsticic will not require surgery on the injury which has ended his season.
Stefano Pioli warns Bologna aren't safe yet, while Delio Rossi is also waiting for Samp to finish the job.
It was a spectacular afternoon in Serie A, as Fiorentina beat Torino 4-3, bottom of the table Pescara stalled Roma and the Sicilian Derby was decided with the last kick of the game.
Sampdoria striker Gianluca Sansone has insisted that his side are now fully focused on this weekend's match with Bologna.
Sampdoria say they may opt to keep Maxi Lopez should Catania lower their asking price for the centre-forward.
Genoa midfielder Francelino Matuzalem has denied mocking Nenad Krsticic after ending his season. “I didn’t mean to hurt him.”
Delio Rossi has replied to Sampdoria outcast Enzo Maresca’s Twitter complaint. “He knows full well why he isn’t playing.”
Eder is out for at least 10 days, while Nenad Krsticic accused Francelino Matuzalem of “giggling” after ending his season with a dreadful tackle.
Milan man Mathieu Flamini has been given a one game suspension after being sent off against Napoli last weekend.
Milan made contact with the agent of Serie B hotshot Simone Zaza on Monday, claims the Gazzetta dello Sport.
The season is over for Sampdoria’s Nenad Krsticic after he was taken out by Genoa’s Francelino Matuzalem in yesterday’s derby.
Enzo Maresca says he’ll soon spill the beans regarding his lack of use by Sampdoria since the start of the year.
Davide Ballardini admits tension dominated the Derby, but Delio Rossi wanted Francelino Matuzalem sent off.
The Derby della Lanterna ended 1-1 after an ill-tempered game that saw Sampdoria go down to 10 men and Francelino Matuzalem score from midfield.
The Derby della Lanterna is also a relegation dogfight that sees Sampdoria seek revenge on Genoa by sending them towards Serie B.
Sampdoria Coach Delio Rossi has chosen to stay silent, but player Daniele Gastaldello admits “we are feeling the pressure” ahead of today’s Genoa Derby.
Davide Ballardini realises just how important the Derby della Lanterna is for the city, the fans and their hopes of staying in Serie A. “I need an extraordinary Genoa.”
Sampdoria midfielder Nenad Krsticic should be fit enough to play in the Derby della Lanterna this weekend.
Sampdoria will look to sign Vasco Regini at the end of the season, Empoli President Fabrizio Corsi has stated.