SAMPDORIA NEWS

Mauro Icardi has conceded that he is 'flattered' by reports that he will leave Sampdoria at the end of the season and join Inter.
Andrea Poli says he knows nothing of the rumours that Sampdoria have sold him to Milan in a €6m deal.
Juventus do admire Sampdoria’s Pedro Obiang, but his agent insists there has been no contact with the Italian champions.
Delio Rossi hopes he is “up to the President’s expectations” after signing a new two-year contract with Sampdoria.
Sampdoria have extended the contracts of boss Delio Rossi and sporting director Carlo Osti, the club have confirmed.
Milan are ready to do battle with Juventus on the transfer market for Sampdoria midfielder Andrea Poli.
Sampdoria don’t know whether Serie B hotshot Simone Zaza will be playing his football at Marassi next season.
Beppe Marotta yesterday informed Sampdoria of Juventus’ interest in Andrea Poli and Pedro Obiang, reports Tuttosport.
There are reports Sampdoria have agreed a two-year contract with Coach Delio Rossi, who took over mid-season.
Sampdoria President Edoardo Garrone has confirmed that Delio Rossi will still be in charge next season.
Sampdoria have admitted that Mauro Icardi will probably end up at Inter before the start of next season.
Vladimir Petkovic has faith in Lazio's European hopes and Delio Rossi is ready for a future at Sampdoria.
Udinese earned a seventh straight win, while Lazio shoved Sampdoria aside and Napoli fought back to beat Siena in stoppages.
Lazio host Delio Rossi’s Sampdoria and hope to add a third consecutive victory so they can secure a place in Europe.
Vladimir Petkovic has warned Lazio “the season isn’t over yet” as they welcome Sampdoria with an eye on the Coppa Italia Final.
There could be a new element in the Serie A managerial merry-go-round amid reports Manuel Pellegrini is replacing Roberto Mancini at Manchester City.
Napoli conquered Bologna to secure second place, Fiorentina won the Tuscan Derby, Juve clinched victory in Bergamo and Udinese stunned Palermo in a 3-2 thriller.
There will be a minute’s silence before Sampdoria-Catania, while Genoa will also wear black armbands after the tragic accident in Genoa.
The Lega Serie A have announced several changes to the fixture list for the games on May 11 and 12.
Catania boss Rolando Maran has revealed that the club are aiming for an eighth place finish come the end of the season.