SAMPDORIA NEWS

Frosinone Coach Moreno Longo admits he had hoped to “grab a precious point by hanging on with teeth and nails” until the late Juventus goals.
Marco Giampaolo felt Sampdoria “played on level terms with Inter and shouldn’t have lost” to a stoppage-time Marcelo Brozovic strike.
Luciano Spalletti insists he didn’t insult the officials, but relished Inter’s dramatic victory over Sampdoria. “We must always live on the edge.”
Marcelo Brozovic believes last-gasp wins over Tottenham Hotspur and Sampdoria can represent “the turning point” for Inter.
Marcelo Brozovic snatched victory for Inter away to Sampdoria deep into stoppages of a chaotic game that saw three goals disallowed.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s three Serie A games, Parma-Cagliari, Fiorentina-SPAL and an exciting Sampdoria-Inter.
Inter need to build on Champions League success with Mauro Icardi and Radja Nainggolan, but Sampdoria are on splendid form at Marassi.
Sampdoria are without Riccardo Saponara and Vasco Regini for tonight’s Serie A encounter with Inter.
Luciano Spalletti believes it is unfair to credit Inter’s comeback win against Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League on just character.
Sampdoria boss Marco Giampaolo insists he has cleared the air with Fabio Quagliarella after his frustration at being substituted against Fiorentina.
Lautaro Martinez is back in Inter’s squad to face Serie A rivals Sampdoria on Saturday.
Sandro Tonali’s agent says the Brescia youngster shouldn’t be compared to Andrea Pirlo - “if we want to go over the top, at the same age he’s even stronger”.
Massimiliano Irrati will take charge of Napoli’s trip to Torino, as the Serie A Week 5 referees are announced.
Gianluca Caprari’s free kick cancelled out an early Giovanni Simeone header, as Sampdoria and Fiorentina shared the points in this rescheduled game.
Sampdoria are “playing for the victims of the Ponte Morandi disaster” in today’s rescheduled game with Fiorentina, said Nicola Murru.
Fiorentina defender Vitor Hugo assures the defeat to Napoli “won’t knock our confidence” as they visit Sampdoria today.
Sampdoria look to on-form Gregoire Defrel and Fabio Quagliarella against Fiorentina’s Giovanni Simeone and Federico Chiesa in the Week 1 fixture.
Sime Vrsaljko is reportedly suffering from gonalgia in his left knee, ruling him out of Inter’s Champions League game with Tottenham.
Marco Giampaolo insists Sampdoria “didn’t have an easy game at all” against Frosinone, despite the 5-0 final result.
Frosinone Coach Moreno Longo felt “the need to apologise to our fans” after a 5-0 home defeat to Sampdoria, equalling a negative record.