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Tuesday November 28 2017
Coppa: Kownacki seals Samp rout

Sampdoria swept past Zdenek Zeman’s Pescara with a Dawid Kownacki brace, plus an assist, to set up a Coppa Italia meeting with Fiorentina on December 13.

It had been a rough day for Serie A sides in this tournament, as Cagliari were knocked out by Serie C side Pordenone and SPAL fell to Cittadella.

Samp were determined not to follow the same path and took a 2-0 lead within 10 minutes thanks to 20-year-old Poland international Kownacki.

He scored the first, tapping in from close range, then set up the second for Gaston Ramirez’s header.

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Monday November 27 2017
Linetty and Strinic have thigh injuries

Sampdoria have announced that both Karol Linetty and Ivan Strinic have both suffered thigh injuries.

The Blucerchiati face Pescara tomorrow, but will be without the pair after scans this morning.

“In the morning, Karol Linetty and Ivan Strinic underwent tests that revealed a slight muscle tear in the right thigh of the former and muscular problems in the left thigh of the latter,” a statement from Samp confirmed.

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Monday November 20 2017
Which records could Benevento break?

Benevento have lost their opening 13 Serie A games, breaking the record for worst start in a top five European league.

The newly-promoted side lost to Sassuolo in the last minute yesterday, to break a record set by Manchester United in the 1930-31 season.

Unfortunately for the Streghe, there are still several unwanted records they could accumulate before the end of the season.

The worst ever points total in the Italian top flight was Catania with 12 in the 1983-84 season, but that was in a 16-team Serie A with two points for a win.

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Sunday November 12 2017
Serie B: Bari surge

Bari squeezed past Pescara with a deflected Franco Brienza free kick to move within two points of the Serie B leaders.

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Bari 1-0 Pescara

Brienza 77 (B)

Ascoli 0-2 Foggia

Camporese 65 (F), Chiricò 84 (F)

Carpi 1-1 Brescia

Caracciolo 8 (B), Verna 13 (C)

Cesena 3-3 Salernitana

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Friday November 10 2017
Zeman: ‘Immobile isn’t a surprise’

Zdenek Zeman isn’t surprised by Ciro Immobile’s form this season - “with me he scored 28 goals”.

The Lazio striker is top of the Serie A scoring charts, and is expected to lead the line for Italy when they take on Sweden in the first leg of their World Cup play-off tonight.

“For me he’s not a surprise,” Pescara Coach Zeman shrugged, speaking to Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno.

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Friday November 10 2017
Di Biagio hails Zeman impact

Italy Under-21s boss Luigi Di Biagio has hailed the ‘incredible’ impact of Pescara boss Zdenek Zeman on the Azzurri’s young players.

Zeman played a key role in the development of several Italy internationals, including Ciro Immobile, Marco Verratti and Lorenzo Insigne, and Di Biagio watched his U21s side lose 2-1 to Pescara on Thursday night.

“It was a friendly that allowed us to get minutes under our belts because many of these lads haven’t played for a while,” he said after the match.

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Friday November 10 2017
‘Italy, don’t give up Insigne!’

Pescara boss Zdenek Zeman has urged Italy not to overlook Napoli attacker Lorenzo Insigne for their World Cup playoff against Sweden.

Insigne is expected to miss out when Italy take on Sweden in Friday’s first leg, with Ciro Immobile and Andrea Belotti tipped to start up top, but Zeman felt the Azzurri could not afford to “give up” his former protege.

“Italy are favourites,” the veteran Coach said after the Delfini’s 2-1 win against Italy Under 21s on Thursday.

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Thursday November 9 2017
U21: Italy beaten by Pescara

Gigi Di Biagio insists the Italy Under-21 side’s defeat to Zdenek Zeman’s Serie B team Pescara was “a good test.”

The Azzurrini lost 2-1 at the Stadio Adriatico in a run-out, as Luca Vido’s opener was wiped out by Leonardo Mancuso and Pierluigi Cappelluzzo.

Both Vido and Milan striker Patrick Cutrone hit the woodwork.

“It’s always a pleasure to see Zeman again and he really hasn’t changed,” smiled Italy Under-21 Coach Di Biagio.

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Saturday November 4 2017
Torreira 'already spoke to three clubs'

Lucas Torreira “would be perfect for Luciano Spalletti’s Inter. We’ve already spoken to two Italian clubs and one abroad,” said the Sampdoria midfielder’s agent.

The Uruguayan talent has been heavily linked with Inter, Juventus, Roma and above all Atletico Madrid.

“Torreira is simply confirming what he did during his first Serie A season,” agent Pablo Bentancur told FCInter1908.

“I don’t know for sure if Spalletti likes him, but I have no doubts Lucas would be perfect for his tactics at Inter.

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Saturday October 28 2017
Serie B: Palermo new leaders

Palermo have gone top of the table thanks to a victory over Entella, as Empoli fell in Salerno, Frosinone held Venezia and Brescia hammered Pescara.

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Bari 3-0 Ascoli

Galano 54 (B), Mogos 59 (og), Floro Flores 73 (B)

Sent off: Gigliotti 38 (A)

Cesena 2-2 Novara

Jallow 45 (C), Chajia 57 (N), Scognamiglio 59 (C), Macheda 77 (N)

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