SAMPDORIA NEWS

Antonio Cassano will have an extended Christmas break after having plates removed in his hand on Wednesday.
The Coppa Italia Round of 16 schedule has been drawn up with Roma-Sampdoria and Udinese-Inter on January 9.
Eugenio Corini insists Chievo put in a good performance, while Sinisa Mihajlovic wasn't entirely happy.
Fiorentina crushed Bologna, Miroslav Klose’s brace revived Lazio, Sampdoria and Torino earned shock away wins in Udine and Verona, while last-gasp Atalanta held Genoa.
Sinisa Mihajlovic has revived Sampdoria and takes on Chievo today, but warns “the squad has to be reduced.”
Eugenio Corini believes his Chievo side will face a ‘changed’ Sampdoria team at the weekend.
Manolo Gabbiadini will not be leaving Sampdoria during the January transfer window, his agent has insisted.
Sinisa Mihajlovic was pleased with Sampdoria's spirit, but Gigi De Canio lamented psychological pressure.
Lazio’s crisis goes from bad to worse with defeat at Torino, Verona and Cagliari dramatic comebacks, Sampdoria and Chievo revivals continue.
Sampdoria have been transformed under Sinisa Mihajlovic and wants them “attacking and aggressive” against Catania.
Verona crashed out of the Coppa Italia after a 4-1 defeat to Sampdoria and Andrea Mandorlini thinks he knows what’s wrong.
Sinisa Mihajlovic believes Sampdoria are “on the right track” after beating Verona 4-1 in the Coppa Italia.
Sampdoria pushed past Verona 4-1 to reach the Coppa Italia Round of 16, where they will face Roma.
Sampdoria snatched a 1-1 draw in the last minute against Inter, but Sinisa Mihajlovic still isn’t happy. “We deserved three points.”
Walter Mazzarri praised Sampdoria’s performance and admitted “it was Inter’s worst performance of the season.”
Roma and Sampdoria scraped last-minute points away to Atalanta and Inter, Cagliari fought back from 2-0 down to hold Sassuolo, while Chievo won again.
Sampdoria snatched a last-gasp equaliser to hold Inter on Erick Thohir’s first game at San Siro.
New Inter President Erick Thohir celebrated his first Inter match at San Siro. “It feels different to when I was far away.”
Javier Zanetti gets his first start of the season as Inter host Sinisa Mihajlovic’s Sampdoria with Erick Thohir in the stands.
Erick Thohir will today attend his first Inter match at San Siro and is working on offers for Ezequiel Lavezzi, Dani Osvaldo and Mirko Vucinic.