SAMPDORIA NEWS

Following the Christmas break, Lazio will kick off 2015 as they welcome Sampdoria in a head-to-head for third place.
Genoa could be set to rival city neighbours Sampdoria for the signature of Udinese’s Luis Muriel, according to reports.
Udinese Coach Andrea Stramaccioni says he doesn’t believe Luis Muriel will leave the Friuli side in January.
Milan are not yet looking to sell striker Giampaolo Pazzini, as initial bids by Parma and Premier League club Burnley have been rejected.
Stefano Okaka is again being linked with a move to Milan, as he continues to stall on a renewal with Sampdoria.
Manolo Gabbiadini’s sister – Italy women’s star Melania – explained why he chose Napoli and how he can succeed there.
Udinese forward Luis Muriel told papers in Colombia that he is “very close to Sampdoria, they are an ideal destination.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic said he accepted the Sampdoria job because he felt “indebted” to the club and was moved to tears by his squad.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis practically confirmed Manolo Gabbiadini will “arrive” from Sampdoria.
Andrea Stramaccioni hailed Udinese for holding out with 10 men in a 2-2 draw at Sampdoria.
Sinisa Mihajlovic felt Sampdoria’s 2-2 draw with Udinese was a fair result. “At least the fans enjoyed themselves.”
Manolo Gabbiadini was asked if he’d scored his last goal for Sampdoria before a move to Napoli. “Maybe, maybe not.”
Empoli pegged back Fiorentina in the high-octane Tuscan Derby, Udinese held Sampdoria 2-2, Atalanta fought back for 3-3 with Palermo and Torino sank Genoa.
Udinese surprisingly drop Antonio Di Natale and Manolo Gabbiadini starts possibly his last Sampdoria game.
English media report Fernando Torres could return to Liverpool, freeing up Mario Balotelli to join Napoli.
Sinisa Mihajlovic warned Sampdoria to focus 100 per cent on Udinese and reveals why he didn’t sign Antonio Di Natale.
Estudiantes talent Joaquin Correa is currently undergoing his medical ahead of a €6.5m move to Sampdoria.
Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic’s two-round Coppa Italia touchline ban has been halved on appeal.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero says Mario Balotelli would calm down were he to play for the Blucerchiati.
As Norberto Neto continues to delay on a new contract, Fiorentina are apparently considering Salvador Ichazo as a possible alternative.