SAMPDORIA NEWS

Napoli have revealed that they failed in a transfer deadline day attempt to sign Mauro Icardi from Sampdoria.
Reports in Italy have suggested that two high-profile transfers have fallen through at the last minute.
Mauro Icardi has a lot to live up to after the Sampdoria man was compared with Gabriel Batistuta by his agent.
Sampdoria have reportedly told Milan to forget about making a bid for Andrea Poli this month.
Sampdoria have officially signed Argentine Matias Rodriguez and sold Fernando Tissone to Real Mallorca.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli admits he could call Mauri Icardi and gives his blessing to Mario Balotelli’s Milan move. “Now a lot depends on him.”
The Italian Football Federation insists that Mauro Icardi will not be pressurised into choosing an international career with Italy or Argentina.
The agent of Mauro Icardi has told clubs interested in his client to talk to Sampdoria first before approaching him.
Delio Rossi dedicated Sampdoria's victory to President Riccardo Garrone, but Cristiano Bergodi was stunned.
Stephan El Shaarawy got back on track in Bergamo, but Fiorentina threw it away in Catania and Mauro Icardi scored four in a tennis-style Marassi result.
Sampdoria have officially signed striker Gianluca Sansone from Torino on a co-ownership deal, while the Granata take Belgian Under-21 international Dolly Menga.
Milan and Genoa are discussing the possibility of sending Francesco Acerbi on loan to Sampdoria for the rest of the season.
Edoardo Garrone has thanked everyone for their messages after his father’s funeral and urged Sampdoria fans to remember him on Sunday “with a joyful celebration.”
Angelo Palombo and Napoli Coach Walter Mazzarri paid tribute to Sampdoria President Riccardo Garrone.
Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella has exclaimed his condolences to the family of Sampdoria chief Riccardo Garrone, who died yesterday evening.
Italian football is in mourning after Sampdoria President Riccardo Garrone died on Monday evening.
Beppe Iachini urged Siena to believe in themselves, but Delio Rossi called Samp lazy.
Giampaolo Pazzini’s brace was ultimately enough to give Milan three points, though a Philippe Mexes own goal gave Bologna late hope.
Delio Rossi warns Sampdoria “we must have more hunger than Siena, otherwise we’ll be in trouble.”
Beppe Iachini admits it will be “a very emotional moment” when his Siena face Sampdoria today, the club he took to promotion last season.