Samp beat Varese

Sampdoria return to Serie A

June 10, 2012
By ESPN staff
Sampdoria earned promotion back into Serie A on Saturday night with a 1-0 victory away at Varese, securing a 4-2 aggregate win.

Trailing 3-2 from the first leg in midweek, Varese knew a win by any scoreline would send them up with the tiebreaker in the event of an aggregate draw being league position. Varese finished fifth with Samp four points behind.

But the home side could not find a way through at Stadio Franco Ossola, and they were hit by a sucker punch in the 91st minute ...

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