Serie A Preview | Salernitana vs. Sampdoria: relegation dogfight in Salerno

Salernitana host Sampdoria in a relegation dogfight at the Stadio Arechi on Sunday, when both sides are hoping to turn around a disappointing run of results.

The two sides are currently in the relegation zone, with Sampdoria sitting 18th on nine points after 12 league games under Roberto D’Aversa.

The home side have seven points from the first dozen in the top flight and are looking for their second win in Salerno this term.

But the Granata have won two in their last six games, while Sampdoria have only one three-pointer in the same run.

Form Guide: Salernitana (L L W L L) Sampdoria (L W L L L)

Stat fact: The last meeting between these two sides came in March 1999, when Salernitana won 2-0 at the Stadio Arechi.

Probable line-ups

Salernitana (4-3-1-2): Belec; Zortea, Gyomber, Gagliolo, Ranieri; L. Coulibaly, Di Tacchio, Obi; Ribery; Simy, Bonazzoli

Suspended: none

Injured: Russo, Ruggeri, Veseli, M. Coulibaly, Strandberg

On a yellow card: Bonazzoli, Ranieri

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