Serie A: Cristiano Ronaldo scores, misses penalty as Juventus win ninth straight title

Juve, in their first season under coach Maurizio Sarri, clinched the title with two games to spare despite a stuttering run in which they won only one out of five matches before Sunday.

Jul 27, 2020, 15:27 PM IST

Series A: Towering Cristiano Ronaldo's header sends Juventus on top

Juventus top the table with 42 points, although second-placed Inter (39) have a game in hand, while Sampdoria are 17th on 15 points.

Dec 19, 2019, 13:54 PM IST

Serie-A: Milan derby offers an intriguing clash of coaching personalities

Inter go into the match with a 100 percent record from three matches in Serie A while AC Milan have six points, although they have scored only two goals so far.

Sep 19, 2019, 19:26 PM IST

Serie-A: Sampdoria register 2-1 win against SPAL following Quagliarella brace

Quagliarella got off the mark in style when he met Bartosz Bereszynski`s cross with an acrobatic volley in the fourth minute.

Mar 03, 2019, 23:21 PM IST

Serie A: Inter Milan edge past Sampdoria as Mauro Icardi watches from stands

Icardi was stripped of the captaincy recently, amid protracted negotiations over a new contract and he refused to travel for their Europa League fixture against Rapid Vienna the following day.

Feb 18, 2019, 11:37 AM IST

Sampdoria striker Fabio Quagliarella misses out on record as Napoli thump Sampdoria

Quagliarella, 36, was unlucky to face Kalidou Koulibaly, arguably the toughest defender in Serie A this season, and did not get much of a look-in as he remained level with Gabriel Batitusta, the only other player to score in 11 successive games.

Feb 03, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Series A: Fabio Quagliarella's late brace not enough for Sampdoria in 3-3 draw against Fiorentina

Sampdoria will now take on Udinese while Fiorentina will lock horns with Chievo in their next Series A clash. 

Jan 21, 2019, 08:23 AM IST

EPL: Southampton striker Manolo Gabbiadini returns to Sampdoria

The 27-year-old Italian, who joined Saints in January, 2017 from Napoli for a reported 14 million pounds ($18 million), has returned to seventh-placed Samp, where he played from 2013-15, to help the Serie A side qualify for Europe.

Jan 12, 2019, 06:43 AM IST

Serie-A: Sampdoria snatch last-gasp draw at Lazio

Lazio, who spent the week leading up to the game in a training retreat after failing to beat bottom side Chievo last weekend, thought they had won it when Ciro Immobile converted a 96th-minute penalty. 

Dec 09, 2018, 13:12 PM IST

Italian police investigate Sampdoria, its president over funds

Ferrero, nicknamed "Viperetta" (little viper), bought Sampdoria in 2014 and is one of the most colourful figures in Italian soccer. 

Nov 28, 2018, 23:35 PM IST

Arsenal sign Uruguay midfielder Torreira from Sampdoria

Arsenal did not provide financial details of the deal but it was reported last month that the fee agreed would be around 30 million euros. ($35.13 million)

Jul 10, 2018, 22:16 PM IST

Serie A: Juventus pull clear as Gianluigi Donnarumma dents Napoli ambitions

The title could be tied up by next Sunday when Juventus and Napoli go head-to-head in a top of the table clash in Turin.

Apr 16, 2018, 08:44 AM IST

Serie A: Inter Milan survive late Sampdoria fightback to go top with a 3-2 win

Inter Milan raced to a three-goal lead against Sampdoria then nearly threw it all away as they clung on for a 3-2 win which took them top of Serie A, at least for 24 hours, on Tuesday.

Oct 25, 2017, 11:24 AM IST

Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Juan Mata lead Manchester United to friendly win over Sampdoria

The pair`s goals came either side of Dennis Praet`s strike to ensure a positive end to United`s summer and gave them a boost ahead of next Tuesday`s European Super Cup clash with Real Madrid in Macedonia.

Aug 03, 2017, 08:38 AM IST

Edgardo Bauza meets Messi and Mascherano hoping for international come back

The new coach of the Argentine football team Edgardo Bauza met superstars Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano at their club FC Barcelona`s training ground on Thursday, hoping to persuade the disgruntled duo to reconsider their international retirement.

Aug 11, 2016, 19:58 PM IST

Messi leads Barcelona to 3-2 win over Sampdoria

Barcelona boosted their advantage to 3-1 with a beautiful goal from Messi off a free kick in the 34th minute.

Aug 11, 2016, 16:54 PM IST

Serie A's Sampdoria target Mario Balotelli, club President deems Italian 'perfect fit'

The Italy International Mario Balotelli is unlikely to feature in Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp`s plans for next season.

Jul 06, 2016, 14:30 PM IST

Serie A 2015-16: Historic win for Frosinone, Atalanta stun Sampdoria

A second-half brace from Federico Dionisi in a 2-0 defeat of Empoli earned Frosinone an historic first Serie A win on Monday, as Sampdoria were stunned 2-1 away to Atalanta.

Sep 29, 2015, 03:55 AM IST

Inter Milan stretch lead as Juventus, AS Roma upset in Italy

Inter Milan rolled back the years to stretch their lead at the top of Serie A on Wednesday on a night of upsets that saw champions Juventus held by Frosinone and Roma lose to Sampdoria.

Sep 24, 2015, 04:10 AM IST

Big guns misfire on opening day in Serie A

Champions Juventus and last season`s runners-up Roma were left licking their wounds as free-scoring Sampdoria seized command of Italy`s top flight on the opening weekend of Serie A.

Aug 24, 2015, 09:05 AM IST