The Derby della Lanterna was unable to separate Sampdoria and Genoa in the Serie A standings as they shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw on Tuesday evening.
Iago Falque's 17th- minute opener for Genoa was cancelled out within two minutes by Eder as the two clubs remained locked together in sixth and seventh in the table respectively.
The Blucerchiati have the edge over their neighbours, however, having won the reverse fixture to ensure a better head-to-head record, while both teams are three points...
Sampdoria president Massimo Ferrero has hit out at the way the Stadio Luigi Ferraris is run after Saturday's derby against Genoa, who share the ground with them, was called off because of a waterlogged pitch.
Ferrero said the clubs were paying "100,000 euros per game for a service... which is really worth a lot less" after no covers were put on the playing surface despite forecasts warning of heavy rain throughout Saturday.
That led to the game being postponed until Tuesday, and a frustrated Ferrero...
Parma captain Alessandro Lucarelli said he and his teammates are willing to foot the bill for their scheduled trip to play at Genoa this season if their club's dire financial situation continues.
The troubled Serie A side trained behind closed doors on Monday afternoon with the club's future still uncertain.
The Ducale club have not paid wages to players or staff since the summer and new owner Giampietro Manenti has failed to make the minimum payments against debt which were due on Feb. 16.
The Genovese derby between Sampdoria and Genoa on Saturday night was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
After initially delaying kick-off by 15 minutes, referee Gianluca Rocchi emerged again, with the rain still continuing to fall heavily, to try to bounce the ball.
He was unable to do so in several areas of the pitch, leaving him no choice but to call the game off.
Fans inside the Stadio Luigi Ferraris did not appear to realise that the game had been called off until the two sides emerged and...