SAMPDORIA NEWS

Antonio Damato will be the referee as Napoli welcome Lazio as the Week 12 referees are announced.
With Juventus striding even further head at the top of the table after beating Napoli, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 11.
Leonardo is the favourite to take over if Inter sack Frank de Boer, while Laurent Blanc, Andrea Mandorlini and Francesco Guidolin are options.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo praised Luis Muriel for “the complete performance” after a 1-0 victory over Inter.
Frank de Boer was “very disappointed” with Inter’s 1-0 defeat at Sampdoria and explained Gabigol “is not ready to play yet.”
Luis Muriel said Sampdoria’s victory over Inter can help their self-confidence. “We have to think that we can beat anyone.”
Sampdoria got the 1-0 victory that plunges Inter back into trouble, but Rodrigo Palacio was so unlucky in stoppages.
Inter director Piero Ausilio concedes he’d love to sign Marco Verratti, but Frank de Boer “expects more from Gabigol and Stevan Jovetic.”
Luis Muriel is “fired up and ready to score” when Sampdoria host Inter this evening.
Joao Mario wants Inter to “play as a team” against Sampdoria tonight, but admits he’s “not yet accustomed to my new role.”
Mauro Icardi and Eder visit their old club Sampdoria, but Frank de Boer makes more changes to his Inter side.
Join us for all the build-up and action from Marassi as Mauro Icardi and Eder return to their roots for Inter against Sampdoria.
Join us for a full day of Serie A action, from Atalanta-Genoa through Empoli-Roma, Milan-Pescara, Lazio-Sassuolo and Sampdoria-Inter.
Inter are without Gabriel Barbosa, Geoffrey Kondogbia, Gary Medel and Stevan Jovetic for their trip to Sampdoria.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo doesn’t know what to expect from Inter tomorrow night. “It is a crazy team, as the fans say.”
Inter boss Frank de Boer gives himself “6.5 out of 10, with the possibility to go up to 7” for the season so far.
Frank de Boer “got angry” with his Inter players after recent defeats, but feels they’re starting to believe in his philosophy ahead of the Sampdoria trip.
Sevilla are again looking to Serie A for January reinforcements, specifically Sampdoria midfielder Lucas Torreira.
Sampdoria striker Patrik Schick warns he and his teammates will “play to win” against Inter this weekend.
Max Allegri praised Juventus for their “aggressive” approach and tempo to Sampdoria and welcomed back Claudio Marchisio.