Monday July 6 2015
Official: Fernando joins Sampdoria

Sampdoria have officially completed the signing of Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fernando, the club has announced.

The Brazilian underwent a medical today ahead of his move from the Ukrainian side, with President Massimo Ferrero calling him the best signing of the summer.

“President Massimo Ferrero, the club Sampdoria, Walter Zenga and the squad are pleased to welcome Fernando Lucas Martins into the Sampdoria family,” read a statement on the club’s website.

“The Brazilian midfielder, born in Erechim on March 3, 1992 was bought outright and has just signed a five-year contract.

“The former Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder underwent a medical this morning, and is therefore ready to wear the Sampdoria shirt.”

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