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Monday October 19 2020
Faggiano: ‘Genoa didn’t train for five days’

Daniele Faggiano reveals Genoa players didn’t train for five days and that there are still 13 cases of Covid in the team.

"There are thirteen [cases of Covid-19], unfortunately,” Faggiano told Sky Sport ahead of the kick-off of Verona-Genoa.

“The negative swabs are the same as yesterday.

“We did not train for five days and those who could do it after, had to train by themselves.

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Thursday October 8 2020
'Genoa to Verona with the youth team'

Genoa sporting director Daniele Faggiano said the Rossoblu must travel with the youth team if they are playing against Hellas Verona on October 18.

There are still 17 players positive for coronavirus at the Grifoni and sporting director Faggiano spoke to Radio Punto Nuovo about the current situation at Genoa.

He stressed they are still waiting for a decision ahead of the match against Verona and could have to go there with the Primavera side.

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Thursday October 8 2020
Schone left out at Genoa: 'It's a scandal'

Agent Revien Kanhai was fuming when he learned Lasse Schone had been excluded from Genoa’s registered squad for Serie A. ‘It’s a scandal’.

The 34-year-old Denmark international was an important member of the Grifoni squad under Davide Nicola, who helped them stay up last term, and his agent believes Rolando Maran wanted to have the veteran available.

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Thursday October 1 2020
Genoa: 'Common sense prevailed'

Genoa President Enrico Preziosi and director Daniele Faggiano explain why postponing their Serie A game with Torino became inevitable after 15 COVID cases, now rising to 16.

The Grifone had Mattia Perin and Lasse Schone test positive before the 6-0 defeat to Napoli on Sunday, but within 48 hours another 11 cases had emerged.

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Wednesday September 30 2020
Faggiano: 'We are all quarantined'

Genoa sporting director Daniele Faggiano said the Rossoblu are ‘all in quarantine and can’t play against Torino on Saturday’.

The UEFA protocol says 13 players are the minimum needed for the match to go ahead as planned, but Faggiano said it wouldn’t help the Grifoni, who are all quarantined after having discovered 14 cases of coronavirus in the matchday group.

“We are all in quarantine,” Faggiano told Radio Kiss Kiss Napoli. “The ASL stopped us, we can’t play Saturday against Torino even with the 13 available.

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Tuesday September 29 2020
Genoa hope to postpone Torino match

Genoa sporting director Daniele Faggiano said the Grifone will ask to postpone the match against Torino, after 14 positive tests for coronavirus in three days.

The Rossoblu confirmed there are 14 members of the matchday group – which includes members of staff – testing positive for coronavirus.

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Friday September 18 2020
Genoa: 'Zappacosta & Pjaca are ours'

Genoa have confirmed the arrivals of Davide Zappacosta and Marko Pjaca and are targeting ‘three more players’, but Mario Balotelli will not be one of them.

Reports suggested Genoa were close to agreeing loan deals for the pair, and sporting director Daniele Faggiano announced this afternoon that only medicals prevented them from formally signing.

“Zappacosta and Pjaca have already signed for us and they’re now in the process of completing their medicals. I believe in them,” he said at a press conference.

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Monday September 7 2020
Report: Genoa want Inglese

Genoa are reportedly prepared to offer €15m plus Andrea Favilli for Parma attacker Roberto Inglese.

The former Parma sporting director Daniele Faggiano, who moved to Genoa this summer, has returned to his former club, hoping to strike a deal with the Gialloblu forward.

Il Secolo XIX reveals Genoa are hoping to pick up Inglese for €15m, which will be €3m less than Parma signed him for from Napoli in after the 2019-20 season.

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Wednesday August 26 2020
Genoa: 'Maran will be new coach'

New Genoa director of sport Daniele Faggiano confirms Rolando Maran will become their coach later this week.

“There are some red tape issues that need to be sorted out first, but Maran will be made official soon,” said Faggiano in a press conference.

Davide Nicola was Genoa’s third coach of the season when he steered them out of danger to secure Serie A safety on the last day of the season.

However, that was not enough to keep him in his post for the next term.

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Saturday August 8 2020
Official: Faggiano new Genoa director

Daniele Faggiano is the new director of sport at Genoa, just hours after leaving Parma by mutual consent.

He had been at the Stadio Tardini since their climb back from Serie C to the top flight in 2016, but asked to leave for a ‘new challenge.’

That is represented by Genoa, who narrowly avoided relegation for the second season in a row.

The 42-year-old’s previous clubs include Bari, Siena and Palermo.

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