SAMPDORIA NEWS

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.
Francesco Guidolin has run out of words for Antonio Di Natale, while Delio Rossi sees Samp spirit.
Antonio Di Natale’s sensational brace and Luis Muriel gave Udinese their fifth consecutive victory, sweeping Sampdoria aside 3-1.
Udinese must win to keep their European hopes alive, while Sampdoria are yet to secure their Serie A safety.
Francesco Guidolin reveals he “dreams of Europe every night” as Udinese face a must-win early game with Sampdoria.
Delio Rossi has praised Udinese and their boss Francesco Guidolin ahead of Sampdoria’s trip to the Stadio Friuli.
Adem Ljajic praised Vincenzo Montella, believes Fiorentina can beat Milan to third place and puts the Delio Rossi saga behind him.
The agent of Vasco Regini has likened the Empoli youngster to Juventus and Italy international Giorgio Chiellini.
Sampdoria President Edoardo Garrone has admitted that he confronted the players after their 3-0 loss to Fiorentina last weekend.
Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly joined the race to sign Simone Zaza, beating Juventus, Milan and Napoli’s bids.
Delio Rossi admits he did not salute Adem Ljajic, while Vincenzo Montella had the perfect Sunday.
Vincenzo Montella concedes it was “the perfect Sunday” after Fiorentina’s 3-0 win over Sampdoria, but now awaits an extra gift from Milan.
Inter collapsed in Palermo and lost Javier Zanetti to injury, but Fiorentina thrashed Samp to go third and there were some huge results in the relegation battle.
Fiorentina can climb into third place, at least for this afternoon, as they visit Delio Rossi’s Sampdoria.