SAMPDORIA NEWS

The Duvan Zapata bidding war continues, as after Sassuolo were leading the race, now Sampdoria are back in front for the Napoli hitman.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis warns Lorenzo Insigne “will join Barcelona over my dead body” and discusses Pepe Reina’s future.
Inter chief Walter Sabatini announced negotiations are over for Shkodran Mustafi and “we had reasons” to drop Patrik Schick.
Beppe Marotta said Juventus won’t make any major buys after Benedikt Howedes, reassured Leonardo Spinazzola and said Lazio were “lucky” to get €35m for Keita Balde Diao.
Fiorentina have agreed terms to sign Cyril Thereau from Udinese and he’ll be replaced by Torino forward Maxi Lopez.
Torino are edging closer to M’Baye Niang by offering €15-16m including bonuses, as the Milan striker refused to join Sampdoria.
Roma sporting director Monchi confirms Patrik Schick will be their final signing of the transfer window.
Inter director Piero Ausilio insists they “chose to lose” Patrik Schick and Keita Balde Diao, then shrugged off a Shkodran Mustafi bid.
Newcastle United are prepared to pay €20m for midfielder Dennis Praet, but Sampdoria are refusing to sell.
Torino have reportedly made an offer for Barcelona’s Munir El Haddadi, loan with option to buy for a total €17m, fighting Sampdoria and Malaga.
Inter have joined the race to sign Belgium international Divock Origi on loan from Liverpool, claim TMW.
Sampdoria are turning towards Udinese striker Cyril Thereau after failing to agree a deal with Napoli for Duvan Zapata.
Former Milan midfielder Mathieu Flamini could return to Serie A for Sampdoria, Hellas Verona or SPAL.
After talks with Sampdoria failed, Duvan Zapata is close to Sassuolo in a deal that could include a Napoli option on Domenico Berardi.
Sampdoria have no deal with Napoli for Duvan Zapata (who could go to Sassuolo), Lorenzo Tonelli or Ivan Strinic, but are “working on” Munir.
Signing videos may be the most irritating trend of the 2017 summer transfer window, but Roma have found a way to get it right.
Mauro Icardi’s wife, Wanda Nara, claims she helped the Inter striker “go from being worth €14m to €250m.”
Patrik Schick calls Roma “the ideal team” after completing his €42m move from Sampdoria.
Roma have officially confirmed the signing of Sampdoria striker Patrik Schick, in a deal worth up to €42m.
The Lega Serie A has announced the fixture changes up to Week 17, with the Milan derby at 19.45 on Sunday October 15.