SAMPDORIA NEWS

Sinisa Mihajlovic warns Sampdoria consider the Coppa Italia “an objective” ahead of their match with Brescia.
It’s reported Napoli have agreed terms with Sampdoria for striker Manolo Gabbiadini worth €11m plus €2m add-ons.
The agent of Manolo Gabbiadini says his client is focused on Sampdoria - but admits a number of clubs are interested in the striker.
Stefano Okaka continues to hold off contract renewal talks with Sampdoria, as Inter and Milan move closer to January bids.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has raised the asking price for Paulo Dybala even further - now asking €50m for the striker.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti says the Blucerchiati are unlikely Manolo Gabbiadini in January.
Following an extended weekend in Serie A and some superb goals from defenders Dave Taylor selects his best XI for Week 13.
Rafa Benitez said Napoli largely controlled Sampdoria in a 1-1 draw and the referee “had an off day.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic said Sampdoria “deserved the victory” against Napoli, so they “can only be proud” after a 1-1 draw.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero insists they were “totally superior to Napoli” despite a 1-1 draw.
Duvan Zapata’s last-gasp header gave 10-man Napoli a precious 1-1 draw away to Sampdoria to go joint third with Genoa.
Sampdoria midfielder Pedro Obiang said tonight’s match with Napoli is “a play-off for third place.”
Rafa Benitez acknowledges tonight’s Sampdoria-Napoli showdown for third place is “an important game for the table.”
It’s a head-to-head for third place between Sampdoria and Napoli, so can Sinisa Mihajlovic’s men cause another upset?
Sampdoria have officially extended their contract with director of sport Carlo Osti to June 2018.
Napoli Coach Rafa Benitez might rest Marek Hamsik against Sampdoria, while Sinisa Mihajlovic must choose between formations.
Sinisa Mihajlovic definitely won’t settle for a point, as Sampdoria can leapfrog Napoli into third place.
Dries Mertens is back in the Napoli squad for Monday’s Serie A trip to Sampdoria after suffering concussion.
There are reports two German clubs are preparing €8m offers for Sampdoria and Italy striker Stefano Okaka.
Gonzalo Higuain can make Napoli history against Sampdoria by matching Diego Maradona’s record.