SAMPDORIA NEWS

Torino are closing in on a new goalkeeper with reports that free agent Tommaso Berni will join the club.
Sampdoria have announced the signing of teenage striker Andrea Petagna from Milan.
Milan youth Andrea Petagna opted to join Sampdoria after talking to Antonio Nocerino and Giampaolo Pazzini.
Milan got off the mark with a victory over Cagliari and Inter conquered Catania 3-0, while Mario Gomez bagged a brace in Fiorentina’s seven-goal thriller.
Delio Rossi warned his players to ignore transfer gossip against Bologna. “Anyone paid by Sampdoria should think only of this club.”
Cesare Prandelli will unveil his Italy squad for qualifiers against Bulgaria and the Czech Republic today with possible surprises.
Chievo have officially taken Marcelo Estigarribia on loan, while Livorno signed Marco Biagianti from Catania.
Juventus have sold Alessandro Matri to Milan for approximately €11m, as confirmed by Milan Channel.
Reports in the Italian Press have claimed that Napoli could make a late move for veteran midfielder Enzo Maresca.
Sampdoria have become the latest club to be paired with available Milan full-back Luca Antonini.
Torino tactician Giampiero Ventura has confirmed Enzo Maresca’s Turin derby past was the reason behind his failed transfer.
Giorgio Chiellini was won over by new Juventus teammate Carlos Tevez. “He works like a mule!”
Delio Rossi insists he saw “the right spirit” despite Sampdoria’s slender defeat to Juventus.
Antonio Conte praised Carlos Tevez for his work rate and believes Paul Pogba “can become the best in the world.”
Carlos Tevez celebrated “the perfect night” after scoring the Juventus winner on his Serie A debut in front of Roberto Mancini.
Carlos Tevez scored on his Serie A debut to give Juventus a hard-fought 1-0 victory away to Sampdoria, including a straight red card.
Reigning champions Juventus start the defence of their title with Carlos Tevez against a Sampdoria that beat them twice last season.
Torino have reportedly abandoned their attempts to sign Enzo Maresca from Sampdoria after fan protests.
Sampdoria have revealed that Swiss striker Andelko Savic has joined English side Sheffield Wednesday on loan until the end of the season.
Sampdoria boss Delio Rossi would have preferred an easier start to the new campaign than taking on champions Juventus.