SAMPDORIA NEWS

Sampdoria look to bolster their midfield with Liverpool's Lucas Leiva, Chievo's Lucas Castro or Udinese's Bruno Fernandes.
Antonio Cassano looks set to leave Sampdoria, but would prefer Sassuolo or Virtus Entella to Udinese.
Roma will offer Leandro Castan a new contract despite recently loaning him to Sampdoria.
Villarreal have completed the signing of Roberto Soriano from Sampdoria, the club have confirmed.
Roberto Soriano is taking his Villarreal medical ahead of a transfer from Sampdoria.
Sassuolo could bolster their attack with veteran Fabio Quagliarella from Sampdoria, say reports.
Sampdoria midfielder Roberto Soriano is very close to completing a move to Villarreal.
Bruno Fernandes appears set to sign for Sampdoria after the Blucerchiati struck a deal with Udinese.
Roma could look to bring Dodo back, as a replacement for the injured Mario Rui.
New Sampdoria signing Karol Linetty believes the Blucerchiati are the best club for him at this moment in time.
Former Lech Poznan midfielder Karol Linetty has confirmed on his Instagram profile that he signed for Sampdoria.
Sampdoria are looking to sign Anderlecht's Dennis Praet as a replacement for Roberto Soriano.
Sampdoria's Antonio Cassano believes Gonzalo Higuain was worth the €90m that Juventus paid for him: 'He's a monster'.
Sampdoria’s Lorenzo De Silvestri has praised the effect of Coach Marco Giampaolo’s pre-season training camp on the squad.
Sampdoria have a deal with Lech Poznan for midfielder Karol Linetty, say reports.
Sampdoria and Torino are trying to bring ex-Roma and Chievo midfielder Michael Bradley back to Serie A.
Serbia international Filip Djuricic feels Sampdoria “are the perfect choice for me in one of the best leagues in the world.”
Marco Giampaolo believes it was “destiny” his first Serie A match as Sampdoria Coach will be against old club Empoli.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero reveals Antonio Cassano “accepted the rules and is happy to remain.”
See the full Serie A fixtures for 2016-17 as they are drawn up.