SAMPDORIA NEWS

Mario Balotelli, Alessio Cerci, Roberto Soriano, Stephan El Shaarawy, Emiliano Moretti and Andrea Bertolacci are new names for Croatia.
Antonio Conte will name his Italy squad to face Croatia and Albania, which could include Manolo Gabbiadini and Stephan El Shaarawy.
Pippo Inzaghi felt Milan “deserved victory” after a 2-2 draw at Sampdoria, but was pleased for “a real Stephan El Shaarawy style goal.”
Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic accepted a 2-2 draw with Milan, as “both teams tried everything to win.”
Stephan El Shaarawy said he would’ve preferred a Milan victory against Sampdoria to breaking his goal drought.
Stephan El Shaarawy broke his goal drought after 622 days as Milan scraped a 2-2 draw at Sampdoria with Daniele Bonera sent off.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti explained Fernando Torres and Mattia De Sciglio decisions against Sampdoria.
Jeremy Menez said Milan “want to rediscover that spirit” against Sampdoria tonight, including his False Nine role.
Sampdoria are eager to take another prestigious scalp as they defend third place against Stephan El Shaarawy’s Milan.
Milan have named their squad for Saturday night’s Serie A trip to Sampdoria and include Cristian Zapata and Keisuke Honda.
Sinisa Mihajlovic says in order for Sampdoria “to stay in heaven, we must beat the devils” when they host Milan in Serie A in Week 11.
Cristian Zapata will be assessed later today ahead of Milan’s trip to Genoa to face Sampdoria, after the defender missed training this week.
Gian Piero Gasperini admits to having regrets about his experience at Inter in 2011, as he targets his Genoa surpassing Sampdoria.
Keisuke Honda admits that Milan have no other option than to beat high-flying Sampdoria on Saturday.
Sinisa Mihajlovic explained his radical tactical changes that allowed Sampdoria to beat Fiorentina 3-1, taking third place.
Vincenzo Montella admits Fiorentina’s 3-1 defeat at Sampdoria was “a missed opportunity to go into third place.”
Sampdoria saw off Fiorentina 3-1 in a thrilling encounter with Sergio Romero saving a penalty and Eder’s stunning solo effort.
Marassi hosts a head-to-head for European spots, as Sinisa Mihajlovic’s Sampdoria and Vincenzo Montella’s Fiorentina face off.
Fiorentina named their squad for the trip to Sampdoria, including Mati Fernandez and Mario Gomez.
Sinisa Mihajlovic said Sampdoria “prepared a little something” for Fiorentina, but keeps his Antonio Conte advice secret.