SAMPDORIA NEWS

Week 5 saw an average of 23,000 fans at Serie A fixtures, as attendances continue to rise.
The referees for Serie A Week 6 have been announced, with Piero Giacomelli assigned the Derby della Mole between Juventus and Torino on Saturday.
Verona stopped the slide with a point and a clean sheet, as they successfully neutralised the Sampdoria attack thanks to two Antonio Caracciolo goal-line clearances.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s nine Serie A games, including Benevento-Roma, Lazio-Napoli, Juventus-Fiorentina and Milan-SPAL.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero sees Napoli as Scudetto favourites, as Juventus “are not unbeatable”.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo does not want to take “anything for granted” as they visit troubled Hellas Verona.
Inter director Piero Ausilio reveals how they kept Ivan Perisic away from Manchester United and researched Milan Skriniar.
Join us for all the build-up and action from today’s seven Serie A games, including Sassuolo-Juventus, Napoli-Benevento, Milan-Udinese and Genoa-Lazio.
Sampdoria’s Duvan Zapata is happy to be at the club after making an instant impact against Torino.
Sampdoria Coach Marco Giampaolo is delighted with how quickly his new signings have settled at Marassi.
Sinisa Mihajlovic believes his Torino side’s own mistakes cost them victory against Sampdoria.
Duvan Zapata scored 20 seconds into his Sampdoria debut, but Torino came back for a four-goal thriller.
Former Inter Coach Eugenio Bersellini has died at the age of 81, it has been announced.
Marco Giampaolo believes the clash with Torino “will give Sampdoria a good idea of where we are at right now.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic confirms Torino would’ve signed Duvan Zapata, who they face with Sampdoria today, if Andrea Belotti had left.
Torino midfielder Daniele Baselli admits he dreams of “playing at Stamford Bridge” against Davide Zappacosta’s Chelsea.
Antonio Cassano admits he has received “zero offers from Italy, but at least some from France and Belgium. Maybe I’m too cumbersome…”
There will be a minute’s silence before every Serie A and B match this weekend for the victims of flash floods in Livorno.
With three sides maintaining perfect records, the battle at the top of the Serie A table is already heating up.
The referees have been announced for Week 4 of Serie A, with Davide Massa taking charge of Juventus’ trip to Sassuolo.