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2021/2022

Sampdoria

In


Wladimiro Falcone (gk)(Cosenza, end of loan); Jeison Murillo (def)(Celta Vigo, end of loan); Julian Chabot (def)(Spezia, end of loan); Nicola Murru (def)(Torino, end of loan); Fabio Depaoli (def)(Benevento, end of loan); Ronaldo Vieira (mid)(Hellas Verona, end of loan); Antonio Candreva (mid)(Inter, loan made permanent); Gianluca Caprari (att)(Benevento, end of loan); Ernesto Torregrossa (att)(Brescia, loan made permanent); Antonino La Gumina (att)(Empoli, loan made permanent); Manuel De Luca (att)(free agent);

Out


Gaston Ramirez (sp)(mid)(released); Keita Balde Diao (r)(att)(AS Monaco, end of loan); Vasco Regini (def)(released); Federico Bonazzoli (att)(Salernitana, on loan); Ronaldo Vieira (mid)(Sheffield United, on loan);

Last season was a rather successful one for Sampdoria as they were never really involved in the fight against relegation and they even finished in the top 10, often causing bigger clubs problems. Claudio Ranieri was the architect of this unexpected result, but he was not offered a new contract by the management. Does this demonstrate a lack of ambition? Roberto D'Aversa was asked to take the reins. He had some bright seasons at Parma between 2016 and 2020, but his second stint at the club last season turned out to be a real embarrassment. He is expected to forsake his favourite 4-3-3 formation and to carry on adopting the 4-4-2 system of play that paid off so well under Ranieri. The summer has not been particularly active for Sampdoria. Keita had to return to his parent club, Monaco. Attacking midfielder Ramirez, who failed to repeat the wonders displayed while at Bologna, was also let go, without any regrets. In terms of new signings, Sampdoria were even more static. In fact, they limited themselves to turning a couple of loans into permanent deals. This was the case for Candreva and Torregrossa. A group of players returned from loan spells including centre-backs Murillo and Chabot. Sampdoria are still hunting for a striker and Cutrone, from Wolverhampton Wanderers, seems close to sealing a deal with the club. He is in need of redemption after some unsatisfying campaigns and Sampdoria could be the right place for him.

Target


Sampdoria aim at repeating a top 10 finish and, with an untouched squad, they have what it takes to make it. It remains to be seen whether the past disastrous Parma season has left its mark on coach D'Aversa.

Season Review
2020/2021

№9: Sampdoria

Ranieri is a serious coach and he usually gets the best out of the squads he is given and this season was no execption. After leading Sampdoria to safety in the second half of the past campaign, he was confirmed at the helm with an almost untouched squad. In fact, midfielder Linetty left but was adequately replaced by promising Adrien Silva. Sampdoria started the season with back-to-back defeats, to Juventus and neo-promoted Benevento respectively, but they immediately reacted and brought home 3 consecutive wins and a draw, reaching the top 6 in week 6. After that, their path became utterly inconsistent as they only managed to obtain more than 2 wins in a row again in the final weeks of the campaign. Between weeks 7 and 30, they were just unpredictable and would prove capable of outstanding results as the 2-1 win over Inter in week 16 or a disappointing 1-3 defeat to Bologna in week 28. Whatever the results, Ranieri kept repeating that they aimed at reaching 52 points and he eventually proved right, as Sampdoria won 5 of the last 8, closing the season on a high, making 9th spot, with back-to-back wins over Udinese and Parma. Sampdoria did not excel in any department and broke no records, they were just the perfect image of averageness, which is typical of Ranieri. At 38, captain Quagliarella was once again the top scorer of the team, with 13 goals, while inconsistent Keita and too-often injured Gabbiadini proved rather disappointing up-front. Candreva, who at some point looked on the verge of quitting the club, scored 5 and provided 8 assists. However, Yoshida, at the back, produced several remarkable performances while Adrien Silva left the mark whenever he was on the pitch. Since Ranieri delivers what he promises, he was not deemed suitable for another season at Sampdoria. Not many coaches are capable of doing better than him with this kind of squad, though.  


Player of the Season: Fabio Quagliarella

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