Sampdoria have reportedly tabled a €1m contract offer to convince former Inter defender Walter Samuel to sign.
However, initial talks have reportedly stalled due to a difference between the club and player’s desired contractual terms.
La Repubblica’s Genoa edition suggests that to unlock the situation, Samp have put forward an improved offer of €1m for next season, including bonuses, and that Samuel’s agent Abel Balbo is now studying the option.
Should the deal be accepted, it would represent only a €500,000 drop in salary from his time at Inter and place the 36-year-old defender at the top of Sampdoria’s wage bill.
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