SAMPDORIA NEWS

Marco Giampaolo is emotional about returning to Empoli, but has to wait for “important Sampdoria investments” Dennis Praet, Dodo and Bruno Fernandes.
The 2016-17 Serie A season kicks off today with Roma hosting Udinese and the classic Juventus-Fiorentina grudge match.
Dennis Praet’s move to Sampdoria is imminent, confirmed the Anderlecht midfielder’s agent and father. “The two clubs have agreed terms.”
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero claims the signing of Dennis Praet will be 'a present' that proves 'we want to invest in a project'.
Virtus Entella's president would 'welcome Antonio Cassano with open arms', but Sampdoria must help out financially.
Sampdoria are believed to have completed the signing of Dennis Praet from Anderlecht, beating Roma, Lazio and Fiorentina.
Torino have confirmed their second signing of the day, as Lorenzo De Silvestri joins from Sampdoria.
Leandro Castan has officially joined Torino on loan, just a month after his Sampdoria move.
Lorenzo De Silvestri has reportedly agreed terms with Torino, and will sign from Sampdoria imminently.
Sampdoria have officially brought back Dodo from Inter, on a two-year loan with obligation to buy.
Sampdoria are looking to sign Atalanta's Rafael Toloi and strike a special deal for Crotone's Leonardo Capezzi.
Torino have agreed a €4m transfer for Sampdoria right-back Lorenzo De Silvestri, claim multiple sources.
Multiple sources suggest Sampdoria are going back in for Anderlecht creative midfielder Dennis Praet.
In a surprise twist, Leandro Castan could join Torino just weeks after Roma loaned him out to Sampdoria.
Sampdoria have signed Bruno Fernandes from Udinese, on loan with obligation to buy.
Marco Borriello had a dream debut, as Cagliari crushed Spal in the Coppa Italia.
Torino are reportedly pushing for Lorenzo De Silvestri, who Sampdoria would sell for around €7m.
Roma's signing of Bruno Peres from Torino is confirmed as imminent by an increasing number of sources.
Luis Muriel got two as Sampdoria swept Bassano aside, while Crotone crashed out to Verona and Pisa beat Salernitana on penalties in the Coppa Italia.
West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang could make a return to Serie A for Fiorentina.