Tag archive for ‘Sampdoria’
By Luca Gunby On Friday, August 26th, 2016

Serie A reliant on a rule change to escape Champions League purgatory

Italian sides’ repeated failings at the Champions League playoff stage looks set to end after UEFA gifts Serie A with four slots from 2018. Roma’s 3-0 home capitulation to Porto featuring two red cards was More...

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By Conor Clancy On Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Serie A 2016/17 – Week 1 Roundup: Goals galore in Italy as Higuain gets off the mark

Disproving widespread preconceptions that football in Italy is still a defensive game, top flight action got back underway on the peninsula with 3.2 goals per game. The 2016-17 Serie A season got underway with More...

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By Kevin Pogorzelski On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Season Preview: Serie A 2016-17

With €155 million already spent this summer and another Serie A title in their sights, opposition fans will be praying for anything to stop the Old Lady of Juventus dominating another 12 months of domestic competition. Whether More...

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By Vito Doria On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Sampdoria’s youth revolution

Nothing but disappointment filled Sampdoria’s 2015-16 campaign as they were eliminated humiliatingly early from Europe and they then narrowly avoided relegation from Serie A. Prior to the season commencing, the More...

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By Conor Clancy On Monday, August 8th, 2016

Villarreal add Sassuolo star as Serie A recruitment continues

Nicola Sansone has completed his move to Villarreal from Serie A side Sassuolo, following in the footsteps of former Sampdoria midfielder Roberto Soriano. El Submarino Amarillo, who finished fourth in La Liga last More...

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By Albion Curri On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Sassuolo consider move for Sampdoria striker

Sassuolo have identified Fabio Quagliarella as an ideal reinforcement for their attacking if they qualify for the Europa League group stages. The Neroverdi are in search for an experienced striker and were also More...

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By Muhammad Alif On Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Serie A trio interested in former AC Milan player

Benfica B midfielder Adel Taarabt could reportedly find himself back in Italy with a trio of Serie A clubs interested in his signature. The Moroccan international is no stranger to Serie A as he notably had a loan More...

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By Conor Clancy On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Sampdoria confirm capture of Atalanta star

Luca Cigarini has completed a move away from Atalanta in order to join fellow Serie A side Sampdoria on a permanent basis. First joining the Bergamese side from Parma in 2009, Cigarini spent a couple of spells away More...

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By Conor Clancy On Monday, July 18th, 2016

Schalke show interest in returning Roma starlet

With Leandro Paredes returning to Roma after spending time on loan at Empoli, Bundesliga side Schalke are reportedly keen to lure the youngster away from the Italian capital. The 22-year-old impressed with the Azzurri More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Monday, July 18th, 2016

Sampdoria return for Inter defender almost complete

Following the departure of Juan Jesus to Roma, Inter are set to lose another player as Dodo is edging closer to a move to Sampdoria. The Brazilian defender spent the second part of last season on loan at the Blucerchiati More...