SAMPDORIA NEWS

Sampdoria boss Delio Rossi will make a donation to charity after his club fined him for his vulgar hand gesture at the weekend.
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini was in the stands for Sampdoria-Roma and said he was “happy” for Mario Balotelli.
Daniele De Rossi has branded Sampdoria Coach Delio Rossi’s behaviour “embarrassing,” while the tactician insists he was “provoked.”
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo admits he insisted on taking the Roma penalty. “Now everyone will turn their backs on me.”
Delio Rossi insists he “cleared the air” with the Roma players after the Sampdoria Coach got into a row in the final minutes.
Aurelio Andreazzoli’s Roma debut ended in a 3-1 defeat to Sampdoria and the Coach confirmed Pablo Daniel Osvaldo should not have taken that penalty.
The all-new Roma were beaten 3-1 by Sampdoria, but Pablo Daniel Osvaldo horribly wasted a potentially decisive penalty.
The Zdenek Zeman era is over and new boss Aurelio Andreazzoli already makes sweeping changes in his first starting XI against Sampdoria, adopting a 3-5-2.
Sampdoria are without Angelo Palombo and Eder for tomorrow’s match with Roma, but Matias Rodriguez is ready for his debut.
Aurelio Andreazzoli begins the post-Zdenek Zeman era by returning Daniele De Rossi and Maarten Stekelenburg to the Roma starting XI against Sampdoria, but fans are protesting.
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo and Leandro Castan are in the Roma squad travelling to face Sampdoria despite picking up injuries in training.
Delio Rossi takes on the post-Zdenek Zeman Roma tomorrow and warns “this is a crossroads for Sampdoria.”
Pablo Osvaldo is likely to miss Roma's game with Sampdoria on Sunday after being stretchered off in training today.
Sampdoria striker Maxi Lopez has insisted that he is back to full fitness and ready to play for the Bluerchiati.
Bad news for Sampdoria, as hitman Mauro Icardi must undergo tests after he picked up a right knee injury during training today.
Sampdoria could be without striker Eder for Sunday’s match with Roma, as he flew out to Brazil to deal with a family matter.
Sampdoria have confirmed that Napoli, Juventus and Inter are just three of the clubs interested in Mauro Icardi.
Pedro Obiang's agent has admitted that he will assess his future at Sampdoria in the summer.
Sampdoria stopper Daniele Gastaldello insists he never gave up hope of returning to the Italian international squad.
Sampdoria veteran Angelo Palombo was rushed to hospital overnight after suffering from painful kidney stones.