SAMPDORIA NEWS

Torino have competition from Sampdoria in the race for Napoli forward Simone Verdi, but they must pay €25m.
Sampdoria have officially signed Atalanta goalkeeper Lorenzo Avogadri on loan.
Leicester City are reportedly in talks to sign Sampdoria’s €25m-rated midfielder Dennis Praet.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero has announced he is not making a bid to reboot Palermo after bankruptcy. “It’s more about local politics than football.”
Jeison Murillo has officially joined Sampdoria on loan with obligation to buy from Valencia for a reported €15m fee.
Sinisa Mihajlovic assured he will continue working as Bologna Coach while undergoing treatment for leukaemia. “I respect the illness. I cannot wait to go to hospital and start the fight. I have no doubts I will win this battle.”
Sinisa Mihajlovic is holding a Press conference after news the Bologna Coach has been diagnosed with leukaemia.
Roberto Mancini sent a message of encouragement to Sinisa Mihajlovic after the diagnosis of a serious illness. “You’re too strong, this won’t scare you.”
Atalanta have struck a €13.7m deal with KRC Genk for Ruslan Malinovskyi claim Sky Sport Italia, and he’ll fly in for a medical.
Sinisa Mihajlovic will make a statement today after reports he could leave the Bologna job to battle a serious illness.
Bayer Leverkusen have asked Roma for Patrik Schick plus €10m in order to part with winger Leon Bailey, claim Sportitalia.
Jeison Murillo is “very happy to be back in Italy for an important club like Sampdoria” after flying in for his transfer from Valencia.
Jan Hurtado explained his decision to snub Genoa after completing his transfer to Boca Juniors. “I dreamed of playing in the Bombonera.”
Olympique Lyonnais have officially signed defender Joachim Andersen from Sampdoria for an initial €24m.
Olympique Lyonnais have confirmed that Sampdoria defender Joachim Andersen will join the club.
Sampdoria midfielder Gaston Ramirez is reportedly close to joining Spartak Moscow.
Cagliari have agreed terms with Roma to sign striker Gregoire Defrel for €12m, with Diego Farias heading to Lecce instead.
Valencia defender Jeison Murillo is expected in Genoa on Friday for a medical ahead of his €15m move to Sampdoria, claim Sportitalia.
Bologna are reportedly showing strong interest in Sampdoria striker Manolo Gabbiadini.
Sampdoria have signed left-back Tommaso Augello from Serie B side Spezia and are closing in on Valencia defender Jeison Murillo.