SAMPDORIA NEWS

Paolo Valeri gets the Genoa-Sampdoria derby as the other Serie A referees enjoy an unusual lull.
Referee Paolo Valeri will officiate the first Serie A match of 2016, the Derby della Lanterna between Genoa and Sampdoria.
Dodo is expected to leave Inter, but Atletico Madrid are contenders along with Sampdoria, Genoa and Verona.
Fiorentina President Mario Cognini confirms Giuseppe Rossi and Mario Suarez “will only leave on loan if we find replacements.”
Fiorentina are increasingly close to getting Lucas Ocampos from Olympique Marseille.
Juventus are reportedly close to signing 17-year-old Pedro Pereira from Sampdoria, beating Leicester City.
Genoa are close to registering 19-year-old Internacional striker Bruno Gomes in time to face Sampdoria.
Eder believes Tuesday’s Genoa Derby could be “the turning point in Sampdoria’s season.”
Giuseppe Rossi wants a loan move, so Fiorentina revive their interest in Marseille starlet Lucas Ocampos.
Sampdoria hope Leicester City will accept their proposal for defender Yohan Benalouane.
Norwich City are said to be offering £7m for Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero tells Napoli and Milan “if someone has €15m, we’ll talk about Roberto Soriano.”
Genoa are the new favourites to take Giuseppe Rossi on loan from Fiorentina.
Striker Giuseppe Rossi reportedly asked Fiorentina to loan him out to Spain or England so he can make it to Euro 2016.
Sampdoria's Antonio Romei opens on the possibility of a Roberto Soriano sale but not to the signing of Napoli's Ivan Strinic.
Ricky Alvarez is now at Sampdoria, where he hopes to get a stable contract: 'I really wanted to come back'.
Inter are reportedly willing to let Dodo join Sampdoria on loan until the end of the season, but won’t consider a sale.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero says he would accept a swap deal of Napoli’s Ivan Strinic for Vasco Regini.
Sevilla’s Ciro Immobile says playing for Napoli ‘will always be my dream’ after speculation of a January move.
Sunderland's Ricky Alvarez is undergoing his medicals in view of a possible move to Sampdoria, say reports.