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Sunday August 11 2019
Samp seal Leris deal

Sampdoria have agreed a deal to sign Chievo midfielder Mehdi Leris for around €3m plus bonuses.

ANSA reports Leris will undergo a medical with Samp on Monday morning before putting pen to paper.

The 21-year-old broke through for Chievo last season, scoring one goal and providing two assists in 24 appearances, despite their relegation.

Capable of playing as both a central midfielder or right winger, he has the choice of playing for France, Spain and Algeria at international level.

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Tuesday August 6 2019
Serie B: 2019-20 fixture list

The fixture list for the 2019-20 Serie B season has been released, running from August 24 to May 24, starting with Perugia-Chievo.

The calendar was drawn up in a ceremony in Ascoli this evening and it’s a particularly special season, as it marks the 90th anniversary of Italy’s second division.

Serie B returns to 20 teams this year, having adapted to 19 last season due to various bankruptcies.

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Wednesday July 31 2019
Milan to loan out young pair

Milan goalkeeper Alessandro Plizzari is set to join Serie B side Livorno on loan, while defender Matteo Gabbia interests Frosinone and Chievo.

Calciomercato.com and Gazzetta dello Sport both report Livorno have agreed a season-long loan with Livorno.

However, the deal does not include an option to buy as Milan are planning for the future with the Italy Under-20 shot-stopper in mind.

As for Gabbia, La Gazzetta’s Nicolo Schira writes the Rossoneri were impressed with the 19-year-old’s performances during preseason.

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Wednesday July 24 2019
Serie A friendly round-up

Cagliari beat Chievo, while Sampdoria, Sassuolo and Brescia also registered pre-season friendly victories today.

The Sardinians fought hard to beat recently-relegated Chievo 2-1, as Kiril Despodov’s opener was cancelled out by Mariusz Stepinski and Leonardo Pavoletti sealed the win on an Artur Ionita assist.

Sampdoria secured a 4-0 victory over Pro Patria, with Emiliano Bonazzoli taking centre-stage thanks to a goal and two assists for Manolo Gabbiadini and Jakub Jankto.

Teenager Mohamed Bahlouli completed the rout.

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Saturday July 20 2019
Inglese: 'Prefer to be happy at Parma'

Roberto Inglese has returned to Parma and has no regrets over his Napoli transfer. “I’d prefer to be happy than play for a bigger club.”

The centre-forward was purchased by Napoli for €12m in 2017, but never played for the Partenopei, going through loan spells at Chievo and Parma.

He has now secured a permanent return to the Stadio Tardini for €20m.

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Wednesday July 17 2019
Official: Lazio sign Chievo pair

Lazio have signed youngsters Sofian Kiyine and Angelo Ndrecka from Chievo on permanent bases.

The deals were confirmed in a statement on Lazio’s official website.

As expected, Kiyine has been sent on loan to the Aquile’s sister club Salernitana, who play in Serie B.

The 21-year-old midfielder made 25 appearances for Chievo last season and is a Morocco youth international with a Belgian passport.

He already played for Salernitana during the 2017-18 campaign.

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Tuesday July 16 2019
Official: Inglese completes Parma move

Roberto Inglese has officially joined Parma on loan with obligation to buy at the end of the season from Napoli.

The deal is believed to be worth €2m for the loan, plus €18m purchase in June 2020 and a further €2m in performance-related bonuses.

It is a return for the 27-year-old, who spent last season at the Stadio Tardini, scoring nine goals in 25 Serie A games.

Napoli signed Inglese from Chievo for €12m in 2017, but he never actually played for the Partenopei, staying on loan at Chievo and then going to Parma.

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Tuesday July 16 2019
Lazio agree Kiyine deal

Lazio have agreed a deal to sign Chievo midfielder Sofian Kiyine for a reported €4m.

Tuttomercatoweb writes Kiyine is currently undergoing a medical with Lazio.

The Moroccan is then expected to put pen to paper on a five-year contract, before being sent on loan to the Aquile’s sister club Salernitana, who play in Serie B.

The 21-year-old made 25 appearances for Chievo last season but could not help prevent their relegation to the second tier.

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Monday July 15 2019
Inglese strikes new Parma deal

Roberto Inglese is heading back to Parma, on a €2m loan with obligation to buy for €18m plus bonuses, after failing to get a game for Napoli.

According to both Sky Sport Italia and Sportitalia, the deal was struck this morning.

It’s a comeback for the 27-year-old, who Napoli purchased from Chievo for €12m in 2017, leaving him on loan at the Bentegodi for that season.

He then went out on loan to Parma for €3m last term, scoring nine goals in 25 Serie A appearances.

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Sunday July 14 2019
Lazio push for Chievo midfielder?

Lazio are reportedly pushing to sign Chievo’s €4m-rated midfielder Sofian Kiyine.

According to Gazzetta dello Sport’s Nicolo Schira, Lazio are ‘accelerating’ for Kiyine and are ‘ready’ to close a €4m deal.

The 21-year-old made 25 appearances for the Yellow Submarine last season but could not help prevent their relegation to Serie B.

He has represented Morocco at youth level, although he is still eligible to play for Belgium.

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