SAMPDORIA NEWS

Manolo Gabbiadini’s sister – Italy women’s star Melania – explained why he chose Napoli and how he can succeed there.
Udinese forward Luis Muriel told papers in Colombia that he is “very close to Sampdoria, they are an ideal destination.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic said he accepted the Sampdoria job because he felt “indebted” to the club and was moved to tears by his squad.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis practically confirmed Manolo Gabbiadini will “arrive” from Sampdoria.
Andrea Stramaccioni hailed Udinese for holding out with 10 men in a 2-2 draw at Sampdoria.
Sinisa Mihajlovic felt Sampdoria’s 2-2 draw with Udinese was a fair result. “At least the fans enjoyed themselves.”
Manolo Gabbiadini was asked if he’d scored his last goal for Sampdoria before a move to Napoli. “Maybe, maybe not.”
Empoli pegged back Fiorentina in the high-octane Tuscan Derby, Udinese held Sampdoria 2-2, Atalanta fought back for 3-3 with Palermo and Torino sank Genoa.
Udinese surprisingly drop Antonio Di Natale and Manolo Gabbiadini starts possibly his last Sampdoria game.
English media report Fernando Torres could return to Liverpool, freeing up Mario Balotelli to join Napoli.
Sinisa Mihajlovic warned Sampdoria to focus 100 per cent on Udinese and reveals why he didn’t sign Antonio Di Natale.
Estudiantes talent Joaquin Correa is currently undergoing his medical ahead of a €6.5m move to Sampdoria.
Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic’s two-round Coppa Italia touchline ban has been halved on appeal.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero says Mario Balotelli would calm down were he to play for the Blucerchiati.
As Norberto Neto continues to delay on a new contract, Fiorentina are apparently considering Salvador Ichazo as a possible alternative.
Udinese striker Luis Muriel is targeted by Fiorentina and Sampdoria, but may choose the latter to guarantee playing time.
Fiorentina are looking for bidders for winger Josip Ilicic and Lazio are the latest team who could meet their terms.
Juventus will appeal Coach Massimiliano Allegri’s touchline ban, the club has confirmed.
After the top four faced off this weekend Roma moved to within a point of Juventus, Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 15.
Ex-Roma striker Stefano Okaka believes Roma will fight for the Scudetto to the end, and is delighted with his growth at Sampdoria.