Ranieri is happy with his team

Sun 13 December 2020 | 18:42

Ranieri has talked about their defeat against Napoli.


lost against


in a game that they had the chance to collect at least one point and avoid the defeat and


thinks that Napoli’s substitutions made the difference and as both goals were scored by players coming in from the bench.




who scored Napoli’s goals both came in in the second half.

“It’s a pity, we should have closed the game earlier,”

Ranieri told Sampdoria’s official TV


“We played a superb first half and I am sorry to leave with a defeat because we played a good football.

“I knew Petagna and Lozano would come in, now we need to react and gain some points in the next three games before Christmas. We are not discouraged.”

And about visiting Maradona’s mural he said:

“Honestly, I was not thinking about Maradona before the game, we visited the mural yesterday, this city will always remember this great champion.”

Sampdoria is the thirteenth team in the Serie A table and they will face

Hellas Verona

in their next match in an away match. They have four defeats and one draw from their last five matches.

source: SportMob