SAMPDORIA NEWS

Leaders Napoli have a very tricky test at Antonio Cassano’s Sampdoria, as top scorers Gonzalo Higuain and Eder face off.
Join us for all eight of today’s Serie A games, including Fiorentina-Torino at lunch, Sampdoria-Napoli, Inter-Carpi all the way through to Juventus-Roma tonight.
Vincenzo Montella is glad to see hometown club Napoli on top of the table, but warns Sampdoria will make life difficult.
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini claims Beppe Iachini “wanted to get fired for Sampdoria.”
Sampdoria have called up Ricky Alvarez and Dodo for tomorrow’s clash with Napoli.
Maurizio Sarri admits it was “my mistake” against Inter, including the Roberto Mancini row, and Sampdoria are “a test of Napoli character.”
Antonio Cassano had “many demons,” but at Sampdoria he is “making the kind of sacrifices I’d never made before.”
Antonio Cassano thinks Roberto Mancini was “smart to light a fuse” under the Maurizio Sarri homophobia allegations.
Sampdoria are targeting Twente FC’s Moroccan talent Hakim Ziyech.
The Andrea Ranocchia saga seems to be over, as it’s reported the Inter defender will join Sampdoria on loan.
Inter defender Andrea Ranocchia is reportedly very close to agreeing a move to Sampdoria.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero believes Maurizio Sarri’s ban is too short - “aren’t we all the same in football?”
Sampdoria have officially signed Inter full-back Dodo on loan for the rest of the season.
Napoli midfielder Jorginho says the players are backing Maurizio Sarri - “we’re all behind the Coach”.
Inter full-back Dodo is currently having a medical with Sampdoria and says: “Samp fans, see you soon!”
Inter left-back Dodo is expected to undergo his medical for a loan move to Sampdoria tomorrow.
Andrea Ranocchia admits “you never can tell in football” after interest from Milan and Sampdoria in the Inter defender.
Sampdoria striker Eder wants to “leave the transfer market aside”, despite speculation of an Inter move.
Inter have reportedly agreed personal terms with Sampdoria’s Roberto Soriano, but are relying on Fredy Guarin’s move to Jiangsu Suning going ahead.
Antonio Cassano dreams of Euro 2016, praises Lorenzo Insigne and admits “I ruined myself, but I’m happy.”