Pablo Daniel Osvaldo and Leandro Castan are in the Roma squad travelling to face Sampdoria despite picking up injuries in training. 
Both players were in doubt for this game after they suffered knocks during the last few days, but are included in the side named by new Coach Aurelio Andreazzoli.
Federico Balzaretti, Mattia Destro and the suspended Panagiotis Tachtsidis are all ruled out.
Nico Lopez returns after he finished top scorer in the South American Under-20 tournament.
Roma squad for Sampdoria: Bradley, Burdisso, Castan, De Rossi, Dodo, Florenzi, Goicoechea, Lamela, Lobont, Lopez, Marquinho, Marquinhos, Osvaldo, Perrotta, Piris, Pjanic, Romagnoli, Stekelenburg, Taddei, Torosidis, Totti