Sampdoria will be without midfielder Enzo Maresca for a month after he picked up a thigh strain in training.
The player himself confirmed the news with a message on his Twitter account today.
“I will have to be out for 20-30 days due to a problem with the femoral bicep... It’s a shame I won’t be able to help the team. What a pity.”
Sampdoria sacked Coach Ciro Ferrara earlier this month to bring in Delio Rossi.