GENOA NEWS

Sunday’s Sampdoria-Genoa tie will kick off at 20.45 local time as originally scheduled, it has been confirmed.
The tension is cranking up ahead of the Genoa derby and 15 Sampdoria ultras held a meeting with players and Coach Ciro Ferrara.
Genoa forward Ciro Immobile has admitted he dreams of being called up to the Italian national side after a goal-scoring start to the campaign.
Gigi Del Neri insists Genoa are on the right path and Walter Mazzarri is impressed with Napoli's progress.
Walter Mazzarri praised his Napoli squad, reassured fans on his health and stated “we play with heart.”
Napoli fought back in a six-goal thriller at Marassi, while 10-man Udinese snatched a point at Chievo and Torino saw off Bologna.
The Marassi match will go ahead despite flood warnings, as Neapolitan Ciro Immobile takes on his hometown club with Edinson Cavani on stunning form.
Local authorities say Genoa-Napoli will go ahead despite flood warnings, although the state of the pitch remains to be seen.
Sampdoria face a gruelling journey to reach Palermo for Sunday’s lunchtime kick-off after their flight was cancelled.
Marco Borriello is surprisingly in the squad for Genoa’s game against Napoli, although he was not expected to be fit for several weeks yet.
Gigi Del Neri warns Genoa they must “not just focus on Edinson Cavani” as it looks as if their game with Napoli will go ahead despite flood warnings.
There are reports Genoa-Napoli will be called off due to flood warnings, as the city is in lockdown over an approaching storm linked to Hurricane Sandy.
Granada striker Antonio Floro Flores could make a January move to Napoli, according to the player's agent.
Sebastian Frey has praised the work of Genoa President Enrico Preziosi, as well as discussing how to improve Italian football.
Genoa chief Enrico Preziosi has reassured anxious fans that the club will still be playing Serie A football in 2013-14.
Genoa will be without Cristobal Jorquera for at least a month after he was diagnosed with a second-degree thigh strain.
Pescara goalkeeper Mattia Perin has not been contacted by any of Italy's major clubs, according to his agent.
Milan are ready to make Genoa an offer in a bid to sign 50 per cent of Mattia Perin’s contract, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Genoa have reportedly found a replacement for Stefano Capozucca as sporting director, with Rino Foschi returning to the position.
Pasquale Marino has reflected that Genoa are going through a phase of too many injuries, which he also believes cost him his job there last season.