SAMPDORIA NEWS

Fabio Quagliarella was in tears as he revealed why he really left Napoli and this week was “the end of a nightmare” as his stalker was jailed.
Fabio Quagliarella cancelled out a Mauricio Isla opener, but Victor Ibarbo had a last-gasp goal controversially disallowed.
Massimo Rastelli wants Cagliari to imagine they are playing at home when they face Sampdoria.
Marco Giampaolo wants Sampdoria to show they can be consistent when they entertain Cagliari.
Luis Muriel looks back over his career, why he’s found his form at Sampdoria, comparisons with Ronaldo and “the cross I bear is my weight.”
Patrik Schick is “flattered” by Inter links, but “I’m just thinking of Sampdoria”.
Reports suggest that Inter are continuing to press for Sampdoria forward Patrik Schick as a backup for Mauro Icardi.
Sampdoria striker Luis Muriel opened the door for a move to Inter. “There are several options and that is one of them, so we’ll see.”
Antonio Cassano said “with all the flops around, I could still play in Serie A, but if nobody in Italy wants me, I’ll probably retire in June.”
Bologna executive Claudio Fenucci has joined those who have called for Video Assistant Referees after controversial decisions at the weekend.
Reports suggest that Inter sporting director Piero Ausilio will meet with the agent of Sampdoria forward Patrik Schick today.
President of the Referees’ Association Marcello Nicchi confirmed Serie A will scrap goal-line officials if VAR is introduced and is “disappointed” at recent errors.
Marco Giampaolo joked he won’t start supersub Patrik Schick because “otherwise they’ll sell him” after Sampdoria’s controversial win over Bologna.
Bologna Coach Roberto Donadoni blasted “incompetent” officials for awarding a non-existent penalty in their 3-1 defeat to Sampdoria.
Bologna were leading for much of the game at Marassi, but a terrible penalty decision sparked a flurry of goals as Sampdoria won 3-1.
Join us for the build-up and action as it happens from all today’s seven Serie A games, from Crotone-Roma through Inter-Empoli to Cagliari-Juventus.
Marco Giampaolo insists he is not thinking about rumours linking him with the Fiorentina job.
Roberto Donadoni does not believe Bologna are lacking desire despite a disastrous last couple of matches.
37-year-old Enzo Maresca has officially announced his retirement from football today.
Luis Muriel has refused to comment on rumours that he has an agreement in place with Inter ahead of a summer move to the club.