Sampdoria have confirmed Gonzalo Maroni did not break his ankle but that the attacking midfielder needs more tests.
Sampdoria completed the comeback from an early goal to win 3-1 away to Crotone, with new buy Gonzalo Maroni immediately on target.
Marko Rog’s stunner was the stand-out as 10-man Cagliari pushed past Chievo 2-1 and will face Sampdoria or Crotone in the Coppa Italia Fourth Round.
Bayern Munich, Lazio, Sampdoria and Milan are battling for Chievo teenage talent Emanuel Vignato.
Eusebio Di Francesco said Sampdoria must be ready to “start the season for real” with a Coppa Italia Third Round tie at Crotone on Sunday.
Atletico Madrid striker Nikola Kalinic could return to Serie A this month, with Bologna, Sampdoria, Atalanta and even Fiorentina interested.
Sunderland have finally settled their legal battle with Velez Sarsfield over former Inter midfielder Ricky Alvarez, paying €362,500.
Sampdoria and Fiorentina are reportedly considering a striker swap for Manolo Gabbiadini and Giovanni Simeone.
Sampdoria have reportedly agreed terms with Girondins de Bordeaux for Francois Kamano for €11m plus bonuses.
Sampdoria have officially signed midfielder Mehdi Leris from Chievo for a reported €3m plus bonuses.
Silvio Berlusconi’s Monza shocked Serie B side Benevento to set up a tie with Fiorentina in the Coppa Italia third round.
Sampdoria have agreed a deal to sign Chievo midfielder Mehdi Leris for around €3m plus bonuses.
Parma won an intriguing pre-season friendly against Sampdoria, as Roberto Inglese and Mattia Sprocati completed the comeback.
Hellas Verona have officially signed Valerio Verre from Sampdoria, on loan with option to buy.
Cagliari forward Diego Farias finally seems to be on his way to Lecce, on loan with option to buy for a total €6.5m.
Sampdoria have officially sold Belgium midfielder Dennis Praet to Leicester City for a fee of around €20m.
Sampdoria midfielder Dennis Praet has arrived to complete his £18m (€19.5m) transfer to Leicester City.
Jeison Murillo’s Sampdoria career has not got off to the best of starts after his car was stolen by thieves.
Cagliari drew 2-2 with Fenerbahce in Istanbul, Sampdoria played a 5-3 thriller with Spezia, while Brescia lost 2-0 to Alanyaspor.
Dennis Praet has reportedly agreed personal terms, as Leicester City and Sampdoria exchanged the contracts this evening for €21m.