SAMPDORIA NEWS

Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero admits he “can’t stop” Coach Marco Giampaolo from leaving. “We have a pact.”
Daniele Doveri has been announced as the referee for Napoli’s crucial clash with Torino on Sunday.
Former Manchester United, Sampdoria, Cardiff City and Nottingham Forest striker Federico Macheda received a four-match Serie B ban at Novara.
Torino, Lazio and Sampdoria are reportedly set to battle it out for Monaco defender Kamil Glik.
Sevilla are challenging Juventus and Roma for Sampdoria’s Belgian midfielder Dennis Praet, it’s reported.
A 3-0 defeat in Florence is a devastating blow to Napoli’s Scudetto hopes, as if Juventus beat Verona and Bologna at home, they have the title.
Cagliari Coach Diego Lopez says whether he continues in his role is ‘down to the club’ after a 4-1 defeat at Sampdoria.
Marco Giampaolo believes Sampdoria are ‘still on course for Europe’ after today’s 4-1 win over Cagliari.
SPAL have practically doomed Verona, while 10-man Benevento held Udinese in a six-goal thriller on Igor Tudor’s debut, Sampdoria and Atalanta march on.
Join us for the build-up and action from all today’s Serie A games, including Bologna-Milan, Fiorentina-Napoli and Torino-Lazio.
See all the official line-ups from this afternoon’s Serie A games, including Atalanta-Genoa, Verona-SPAL and Sampdoria-Cagliari.
Marco Giampaolo warns Sampdoria will be without Duvan Zapata, Gianluca Caprari and Ricky Alvarez for their meeting with Cagliari.
Sampdoria have announced that right-back Bartosz Bereszynski has extended his contract until 2023.
Napoli have reportedly lined up Marco Giampaolo, Paulo Fonseca and Domenico Tedesco as possible successors to Coach Maurizio Sarri.
Daniele Orsato has been announced as the referee for Saturday night’s Derby d’Italia between Inter and Juventus.
Napoli have lodged a request to play the final two rounds of the Serie A season simultaneously with Juventus.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo believes Juventus have a harder Scudetto run-in but “Napoli have to come to us…”
Lucas Torreira’s move to Napoli appears to have collapsed, as his agent confirms “I’m talking to other clubs”.
Marco Giampaolo still believes Sampdoria can qualify for the Europa League despite their 4-0 hammering at Lazio.
Simone Inzaghi assures Lazio “will give our heart and soul” to secure a Champions League spot and he has no intention of leaving.