SAMPDORIA NEWS

Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic asks his team to ‘transform the whistles into applause’ and says ‘I’ve never looked for excuses.’
Under-pressure Lazio Coach Stefano Pioli says they are ‘guilty of naivety’ and that ‘winning is the only medicine we need’.
Sampdoria hitman Eder has “a small tear” to the right thigh muscle and is expected to miss out on the remaining 2015 games.
Milan’s Mario Balotelli and Alex missed training today, as both are suffering with illness.
Lazio will be without goalkeeper Federico Marchetti for up to a month after he injured himself celebrating a goal.
Mario Balotelli may be fit to make his Milan return in the Coppa Italia tie with Sampdoria on Thursday.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito and sporting director Igli Tare reportedly held a summit on Coach Stefano Pioli’s future last night.
Lazio midfielder Marco Parolo says the players are to blame for recent results, not Coach Stefano Pioli.
Coach Stefano Pioli says Lazio's draw with Sampdoria "wasn't bad luck, it's our fault".
Vincenzo Montella urges his Sampdoria to “maintain the attitude” they displayed in the draw with Lazio.
Alessandro Matri laments Lazio’s draw with Sampdoria - “we dominated from start to finish”.
A moment of madness from substitute goalkeeper Etrit Berisha saw Lazio draw with Sampdoria at the death.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti insists there are no doubts over Vincenzo Montella - “we strongly believe in him”.
Miroslav Klose assures Lazio “have the quality to get out of this situation” ahead of a crucial game with Sampdoria.
Sampdoria face Lazio without Eder, while Felipe Anderson is on the bench for the hosts.
Reports say Milan Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic risks the sack if the club don’t win their next two matches.
Reports say Fiorentina will let Giuseppe Rossi leave on loan in January, with Sampdoria and Bologna interested.
Stefano Pioli prepares Lazio for “the most important game of the season” against Sampdoria on Monday night.
Sampdoria Coach Vincenzo Montella sees a Lazio “struggling like us” but “with great players”.
Vincenzo Montella admits Sampdoria are struggling with a “lack of confidence” after four successive defeats.