SAMPDORIA NEWS

Sinisa Mihajlovic insists Sampdoria deserved victory, while Diego Lopez points to the referee.
Juventus fumbled a 2-0 lead in Verona on Daniel Osvaldo’s debut, while Sampdoria and Genoa scraped important victories.
Sinisa Mihajlovic brushed off reports of a contract extension at Sampdoria, focusing on their “duty” against Cagliari.
Gian Piero Gasperini tried to raise Genoa’s spirits ahead of the trip to Livorno. “The derby wasn’t all bad.”
Diego Lopez refused to comment on Massimo Cellino selling Cagliari to mysterious investors, focusing only on Sampdoria.
Former Sampdoria and Juventus Coach Luigi Del Neri could find his latest opportunity in management from China.
Just days after scoring the Genoa Derby winner, Maxi Lopez fractured his toe in training for Sampdoria.
Roberto Soriano believes that Sinisa Mihajlovic’s work with Sampdoria has been focused on removing the fear factor from the players.
Despite Erick Thohir insisting that Walter Mazzarri will stay at Inter, there are rumours that three potential replacements are being lined up.
The Giudice Sportiva have confirmed that 12 players have been given a one-game ban after this weekend’s round of fixtures.
Gian Piero Gasperini wasn’t too downbeat despite seeing Genoa fall to a derby defeat to Sampdoria.
Sinisa Mihajlovic has enthused at the value of Sampdoria’s derby win over Genoa for where it has placed them in the table.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi has conceded that Sampdoria were the better team on Monday evening.
Sampdoria captain Angelo Palombo thought his side deserved to win the Derby della Lanterna on Monday.
Maxi Lopez admitted he couldn’t have asked for a better debut after scoring the only goal in Sampdoria’s 1-0 win over Genoa.
Maxi Lopez’s first half goal was enough to give Sampdoria a hard-fought 1-0 win over their city rivals Genoa.
Maxi Lopez makes his second Sampdoria debut in the Derby della Lanterna against Genoa this evening.
Sinisa Mihajlovic fired up the fans ahead of Monday’s Genoa Derby. “Sampdoria fans have already won.”
Stefano Beltrame and Alessio Sestu have both joined Sampdoria until the end of the season.
Bologna, Parma and Sampdoria have all added to their squads within the last few minutes, as teams try and complete their business before the window closes.