SAMPDORIA NEWS

Max Allegri praised Juventus for their “aggressive” approach and tempo to Sampdoria and welcomed back Claudio Marchisio.
Juventus and Napoli swept Sampdoria and Empoli aside, four-star Lazio crushed Cagliari, while Atalanta surprised Pescara and Bologna held Chievo.
Director Beppe Marotta warned Juventus “must be stronger than unfair incidents against us” after the defeat to Milan.
Juan Cuadrado sees a “test of our maturity” as Juventus try to get back on track against Sampdoria this evening.
Juventus have Claudio Marchisio and Giorgio Chiellini back against a revitalised Sampdoria, plus a new 4-3-3 approach.
Join us for the build-up and action from tonight’s EIGHT Serie A games, including Inter-Torino, Juventus-Sampdoria, Napoli-Empoli and Sassuolo-Roma.
There are reports Medhi Benatia and Miralem Pjanic are late additions to the Juventus injury list ahead of Sampdoria tonight.
Genoa Coach Ivan Juric feels they “actually played better” against Sampdoria, but humility paid off in the 3-0 victory over Milan.
Leonardo Pavoletti dedicated his goal in the 3-0 win over Milan to “all of Genoa, as they were difficult days after the Derby defeat.
Marco Giampaolo “expects an equal refereeing performance” when Sampdoria visit Juventus tomorrow night.
Gigi Buffon and Paulo Dybala miss the match with Sampdoria, but Giorgio Chiellini, Daniele Rugani and Kwadwo Asamoah return.
Max Allegri hinted at very big changes in the Juventus side to face Sampdoria tomorrow evening, with Gonzalo Higuain and Mario Mandzukic.
Inter have seen their appeal rejected, so Gary Medel will have to sit out the entire three-match Serie A ban.
Walter Zenga has been sacked by Wolverhampton Wanderers, the English club has confirmed.
Neto will reportedly start in goal for Juventus against Sampdoria, as Gianluigi Buffon has been given two days off.
Juventus midfielder Stefano Sturaro believes the disallowed goal was crucial in their defeat to Milan.
Kwadwo Asamoah and Giorgio Chiellini have returned to Juventus training ahead of the Sampdoria game.
Early reports suggest Paulo Dybala will be out for 10-15 days, missing big Juventus games against Napoli and Lyon.
Genoa assistant manager Alberto Corradi felt a refereeing error proved decisive in their 2-1 Derby della Lanterna defeat to Sampdoria.
Marco Giampaolo thanked Sampdoria fans after the hard-fought derby victory over rivals Genoa. “It was my first and I hope not my last!”