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.
Salernitana (4-3-1-2): Belec; Zortea, Gyomber, Gagliolo, Ranieri; L. Coulibaly, Di Tacchio, Obi; Ribery; Simy, Bonazzoli
Injured: Russo, Ruggeri, Veseli, M. Coulibaly, Strandberg
On a yellow card: Bonazzoli, Ranieri