SAMPDORIA NEWS

Ciro Ferrara has thanked the Italian Football Federation for his time with the Under-21 squad and their permission for him to join Sampdoria.
Sampdoria are set for an ambitious swoop to try and bring Inter’s Giampaolo Pazzini back to the club, according to reports.
Edoardo Garrone has denied that Ciro Ferrara is a second choice Coach at Sampdoria and has also reflected on reuniting Antonio Cassano and Giampaolo Pazzini.
Marcello Lippi is confident that Ciro Ferrara will be a success after he was named as Coach of newly promoted Sampdoria.
Giuseppe Iachini has admitted his frustration at having been replaced at Sampdoria by Ciro Ferrara.
Ciro Ferrara is Sampdoria’s new Coach to lead them on their return to Serie A, replacing Beppe Iachini in the position.
Luis Enrique reportedly turned down offers from three Italians clubs this summer after announcing his departure from Roma.
Sampdoria have confirmed that Ciro Ferrara will be their new Coach – but it will take a little bit more time to make his appointment official.
Cagliari have confirmed that they have signed Daniele Dessena on a permanent basis from Sampdoria.
Ciro Ferrara could be confirmed as the new Sampdoria boss on Monday – leaving the door open for Devis Mangia to take over the Italian Under-21 side.
There are growing reports that Sampdoria have agreed a deal with current Under-21 Italy Coach Ciro Ferrara.
Rafa Benitez admits the proposal from Sampdoria was “very serious, very professional and they have a project,” but wants to win trophies.
Italy Under-21 boss Ciro Ferrara and Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola have joined Marco Giampaolo on Sampdoria’s coaching shortlist.
Marco Giampaolo and Didier Deschamps are in the running to become the new Sampdoria boss after Rafael Benitez rejected the club’s offer.
Sampdoria have released a statement confirming they will not be hiring Rafa Benitez after negotiations over the last two weeks.
According to reports in Italy this evening, Rafa Benitez has turned down the offer to become Coach of Sampdoria, so they’re turning to Didier Deschamps.
Newly promoted Sampdoria will meet with Rafa Benitez on Wednesday in a fresh bid to tempt him to the port club.
Sampdoria President Riccardo Garrone has admitted that Rafa Benitez is one of their prime candidates to take charge as Coach this summer.
Sampdoria and Barcelona will mark the 20th anniversary of their European Cup final this summer, by contesting the Gamper Trophy.
Sampdoria are in negotiations with Rafa Benitez, which shocked current Coach Beppe Iachini. “I was really let down.”