SAMPDORIA NEWS

Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti has revealed that Inter defender Matias Silvestre is close to signing for the Blucerchiati.
Lazio defender Edson Braafheid has signed a one-year contract extension, while renewals for Stefan Radu and Stefano Mauri are reportedly close.
Fernando is “very happy and ready for Sampdoria” after flying in to complete his transfer from Shakhtar Donetsk.
New Coach Walter Zenga admits “returning to Sampdoria after 20 years away is a unique feeling.”
Antonio Cassano is looking for a new club and his options appear to be Bologna and Sampdoria.
Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fernando will have his Sampdoria medical on Monday. “He’s the buy of the summer,” said President Massimo Ferrero.
Striker Eder says he turned down an offer from Qatar as he wants to stay with Sampdoria regardless of the money.
Sampdoria are said to have sealed a deal with Cesena for striker Gregoire Defrel, who was wanted by Everton.
Udinese, Napoli and Watford are ready to complete a massive exchange for Allan, Duvan Zapata and Miguel Britos.
Sampdoria sporting director Carlo Osti is convinced Alessio Romagnoli will stay at Roma rather than moving to Milan.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero insists he didn’t wish death on Antonino Pulvirenti, but on ‘corrupt football’.
Sampdoria have announced the double signing of former players Mattia Cassani and Christian Puggioni.
Next season’s Serie A fixtures will be announced on July 28, the Lega Serie A has confirmed.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero declares Antonino Pulvirenti ‘should die’ after match-fixing, and discussed Claudio Lotito.
Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fernando is on the verge of a Sampdoria move - ‘I had to take out a mortgage’, President Massimo Ferrero jokes.
Sampdoria have officially completed the signing of Paraguay international midfielder Edgar Barreto from Palermo.
Milan have reportedly launched their first bid for Roma defender Alessio Romagnoli, with Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic keen to bring him in.
Former Lazio, Torino, Sampdoria and Ipswich goalkeeper Matteo Sereni protested his innocence after a child abuse conviction.
Samuel Eto’o bids goodbye to Sampdoria, but assures ‘you will be forever in my heart’.
Milan have reportedly turned their attention to the signing of Italy Under-21 international Alessio Romagnoli.