SAMPDORIA NEWS

Inter are reportedly ready to offer Sampdoria cash and the promising Francesco Bardi in return for Mauro Icardi.
Genoa sporting director Rino Foschi is confident that his team can beat Sampdoria this weekend and stay in Serie A.
The agent of Simone Zaza has dismissed links with Milan. “We’re in discussions with Sampdoria over a renewal.”
Genoa midfielder Juraj Kucka could be a doubt for the derby match with Sampdoria next weekend.
Delio Rossi apologised after this poor performance, but Giuseppe Sannino demanded more focus.
Josip Ilicic inspired Palermo’s shock victory away to Sampdoria, but Parma held Siena, Cagliari stalled Catania and Antonio Di Natale sank Chievo.
Palermo’s hopes of safety have been revived after beating Roma, but Giuseppe Sannino insists “the Sword of Damocles” still hangs over them ahead of a clash with Sampdoria.
Nenad Krsticic has joined the injury list, leaving Sampdoria with problems in midfield against Palermo.
Delio Rossi admits it will feel a little strange when Sampdoria take on his old Palermo side, potentially pushing them towards relegation.
Sampdoria midfielder Nenad Krsticic has revealed that he wants to stay at the club 'for a long time'.
The bookings picked up by Walter Gargano and Andrea Poli in yesterday’s Sampdoria-Inter tie have proved costly.
Delio Rossi insists Sampdoria made life difficult for Inter, but “they were more clinical and scored during our best period of the game.”
Andrea Stramaccioni confirms Rodrigo Palacio “has become a leader” for Inter after scoring both goals in their 2-0 win away to Sampdoria.
Inter hitman Rodrigo Palacio admits bagging a brace against Sampdoria at Marassi felt a bit like a Genoa derby.
Rodrigo Palacio’s brace allowed Inter to snatch a 2-0 victory away to Sampdoria in a rescheduled Serie A fixture, as they go joint fifth alongside Lazio.
Inter play against Sampdoria today and director of sport Piero Ausilio admits “there’s no point hiding the fact we want Mauro Icardi.”
Inter visit Sampdoria this evening in a Serie A game that was rained off on March 17, as Antonio Cassano faces his former club.
Rodrigo Palacio is fired up for Inter’s trip to Sampdoria tomorrow and is confident they “can still qualify for the Champions League.”
Inter have named their squad for the rearranged fixture with Sampdoria on Wednesday.
Sampdoria have named their 23-man squad for the rearranged fixture with Inter tomorrow evening.