SAMPDORIA NEWS

Delio Rossi believes Sampdoria can only solve their problems by winning. “We lack self-esteem.”
Paulinho turned down the opportunity of a move to Sampdoria during the summer, the Livorno player’s agent has confirmed.
Sampdoria already have a three-man shortlist should they decide to show struggling boss Delio Rossi the door.
Sampdoria defender Daniele Gastaldello has admitted that the start of the season has been a ‘difficult’ one for the club.
Delio Rossi admits Sampdoria lost their cool, but Giampiero Ventura blames his own players.
Napoli thumped Livorno 4-0, but Gian Piero Gasperini earned a draw on his Genoa comeback, Udinese won and Sampdoria-Torino was chaotic.
Giampiero Ventura hopes Torino can get over their derby disappointment against struggling Sampdoria. “We deserve more.”
Sampdoria boss Delio Rossi believes that his side will have to be at their best if they are to beat Torino on Sunday.
Gianluca Vialli is confident former club Sampdoria can recover from their difficult start to the season.
Sampdoria chief Edoardo Garrone has given his full backing to Coach Delio Rossi, despite a difficult start to the season.
Delio Rossi warned Sampdoria “have to wake up now” and build their confidence after another 1-0 defeat to Milan.
Massimiliano Allegri was pleased with Milan’s victory and clean sheet against Sampdoria, revealing his half-time team talk.
Valter Birsa’s first goal in a Milan jersey was enough to beat Sampdoria 1-0 and take some of the heat off Max Allegri.
Assistant manager Mauro Tassotti concedes Milan have to beat Sampdoria tonight. “We cannot afford any more mistakes.”
The pressure is on both Milan and Sampdoria to end their negative streaks, as Robinho again leads the way.
Massimiliano Allegri has named his 19-man Milan squad for the match against Sampdoria on Saturday evening.
Delio Rossi doesn’t think his Sampdoria side will be advantaged by the suspension of Mario Balotelli against Milan on Saturday.
The time has come for Milan to start winning, boss Massimiliano Allegri has said ahead of the game against Sampdoria.
Roma are top of the table with five straight wins, but Rudi Garcia notes “it’s important to make history at the end of the season.”
Roma hope to maintain their 100 per cent record with a visit to Sampdoria, where they haven’t won for six years, but revamp their attack.