SAMPDORIA NEWS

The changes to the Serie A fixture list up to February 19 have been scheduled, including Milan and Juventus games postponed for the Super Cup.
Following an extended weekend of football where Juventus reasserted herself, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 16.
Lazio want to sign Sampdoria striker Luis Muriel in January, according to reports this morning.
Marco Giampaolo concedes Lazio “are a very strong side,” but was pleased Sampdoria never gave up in their 2-1 home defeat.
Simone Inzaghi is confident Lazio have put the derby disappointment behind them by conquering Sampdoria. “Our best first half of the season.”
Marco Parolo insisted “this is Lazio” after a 2-1 victory away to Sampdoria, leaving the derby disappointment behind them.
Felipe Anderson set up both Lazio goals for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Marco Parolo in a 2-1 victory away to Sampdoria.
Lazio director Igli Tare went back over the Rome Derby controversy, including the Kevin Strootman incident and Senad Lulic potential ban.
Stefan Radu urged Lazio to “cancel out the derby defeat with a strong performance” and result away to Sampdoria this evening.
Sampdoria aim to continue their strong run against a Lazio side burned by the Rome Derby, as this game is all about the strikers.
Join us for the build-up and action to today’s Serie A games, as there’s a Crotone-Pescara dogfight then on-form Sampdoria host Lazio.
Genoa Coach Ivan Juric trusts Inter will have “blackouts and we need to take advantage of those moments” to cause another upset.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti promises neither Luis Muriel “or anyone else” will leave the club in January.
Simone Inzaghi insists Lazio must move on from the Derby della Capitale when they face Sampdoria but admits “clear incidents steered” Roma’s win.
Reports suggest that striker Fabio Quagliarella is ready to take a pay cut in order to remain at Sampdoria.
He may have scored a brace last night, but reports point to the possibility of a return to Sampdoria for Inter striker Eder.
Antonio Cassano’s wife laughed off reports the Sampdoria striker could cross the city after he was spotted at dinner with Genoa Coach Ivan Juric.
Keita Balde Diao returned to Lazio training today, so should be fit to face Sampdoria on Saturday night.
Sampdoria striker Luis Muriel assures “I’ll stay here in January, I won’t move”, despite Napoli interest.
Following another exciting round of games in Serie A, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 15.