SAMPDORIA NEWS

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.
Nicola Pozzi explains why he completed his transfer to Siena and how he’ll feel facing former Sampdoria teammates on Sunday.
Nicola Pozzi has joined Siena on-loan from Sampdoria, the Tuscan club have confirmed
The agent of Sampdoria youngster Mauro Icardi says he has no idea whether Milan are interested in his client.
The agent of Angelo Ogbonna and Andrea Poli has ruled out the option of a January move for his clients.
Delio Rossi is “convinced this Sampdoria side can stay in Serie A” after holding Milan to a 0-0 draw.
Massimiliano Allegri insists Milan “did not throw away points” in their Sampdoria stalemate.
Sampdoria and Milan both had good chances, but were unable to break the deadlock at Marassi.
Sampdoria and their starlet Mauro Icardi hope to cause another upset when Milan’s young trident comes to Marassi.
Robinho is in the Milan squad to face Sampdoria tomorrow evening, but “unlikely to play,” while Luca Antonini and Giampaolo Pazzini miss out.
Massimiliano Allegri is not concerned by Milan’s latest downturn in form and Coppa Italia exit, but demands improvements against Sampdoria tomorrow night.
Delio Rossi’s Sampdoria are fresh from a shock victory over Juventus and now hopes to cause another upset against Milan. “We’re sticking to a 3-5-2, just as we did in Turin.”
Sampdoria are in talks with the agent of Mauro Icardi regarding a new improved contract at Marassi.
Sampdoria have confirmed that they intend to hand Mauro Icardi a new contract following his goal exploits at Juventus.
Juventus board member Pavel Nedved has been banned from games until January 31 after he confronted officials at the weekend.
Catania's Francesco Lodi has been given a three-match ban after his straight red card in the Elefanti's 0-0 draw with Torino at the weekend.