SAMPDORIA NEWS

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.”
As the deadline approaches, a series of co-ownership deals have been finalised, including Pescara, Milan, Juventus, Udinese, Novara, Palermo and Genoa.
Sampdoria have reportedly made their contract offer to Rafa Benitez, whilst a decision is expected as soon as next Tuesday.
Parma have reportedly agreed to buy Jonathan Biabiany from Sampdoria for €3.5m and overtaken Juventus in the race for Omar El Kaddouri.
Rafa Benitez has not rejected Sampdoria’s initial approach and is believed to be prepared to begin talks over becoming their next Coach.
Sampdoria stalwart Angelo Palombo could be set for a surprise move to Dubai, report Sky Sports Italia.
Rafa Benitez reportedly sent his entourage to have a meeting with Sampdoria in London today, as the newly-promoted club continue negotiations.
Reports continue to suggest newly-promoted Sampdoria are in negotiations with Rafa Benitez to take over the team.
There are reports Sampdoria could play Barcelona on August 12 in a repeat of the 1992 European Cup Final.
Having been turned down by Mauricio Pochettino, Sampdoria are reportedly offering the job to ex-Inter Coach Rafa Benitez.
Newly-returned to Serie A, Sampdoria are reportedly considering a change of Coach, with Espanyol’s Mauricio Pochettino top of the list.
Sampdoria boss Giuseppe Iachini has opened the doors for an Antonio Cassano return – but they’ve been instantly closed by the club.
Beppe Iachini may have led Sampdoria back into Serie A at the first attempt, but his future is uncertain.
Sampdoria’s promotion party was marred by an ambush from Genoa ultras that has left three Blucerchiati fans in serious condition.
Sampdoria are celebrating their return to Serie A after just one year in the wilderness. “I always believed,” said Coach Beppe Iachini.
Sampdoria are back in Serie A after a last-gasp Nicola Pozzi counter-attack secured their play-off final victory away to Varese.
Sampdoria have the upper hand in the promotion play-off Final after Daniele Gastaldello struck twice in a thrilling 3-2 victory over Varese.
Investigators into the betting scandal claim they know things about the Genoa derby in May 2011 that “will have a devastating effect” on football.
Sampdoria held on to a draw at Sassuolo to reach the promotion play-off final, but it required a dramatic late goalline clearance.