Ferrari on the verge of Sampdoria's first team

March 14, 2008
By Ravi Ubha
No one will ever confuse Catania with A.C. Milan, but the modest Sicilian club could hold a special place in Gabriel Ferrari's heart as the years unfold.

The worldly New Yorker, seemingly destined to play pro soccer due to his Italian and Brazilian ancestry, might finally make his Serie A debut when Sampdoria hosts Catania on Sunday.

Ferrari has impressed during his brief stint in Genoa, and Sampdoria, chasing a UEFA Cup spot, is currently short on strikers.

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