Emiliano Viviano

Born: December 1, 1985 (age 31)

Height: 6'5" (196cm)

Hometown: Florence, Italy
Nationality: Italy Italian

Position: Goalkeeper
Team: Sampdoria (no. 2)
Goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano of Fiorentina during the Serie A match between Fiorentina and Juventus on September 25, 2012
Career History
Senior2012-Palermo
→ 2013-2014Arsenal (loan)
→ 2014-Sampdoria (loan)
Sports Mole has 66 articles about Emiliano Viviano. Articles 1 to 40:
Luis Suarez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Espanyol on May 8, 2016
Result: Barcelona edge out Sampdoria at Camp Nou to win Joan Gamper Trophy
Lionel Messi scores twice and sets up another in the first half to help Barcelona to a 3-2 win over Sampdoria in their final pre-season fixture of the summer.
Aug 10, 21:24
Danilo D'Ambrosio celebrates scoring during the Serie A game between Inter and Sampdoria on February 20, 2016
Result: Inter Milan cruise past Sampdoria to move fourth
Inter Milan move up to fourth in Serie A with a comfortable 3-1 victory over Sampdoria at San Siro.
Feb 20, 21:42
Players huddle to celebrate Sami Khedira's goal during the game between Sampdoria and Juventus on January 10, 2016
Result: Juventus up to second with ninth win in a row
Juventus record their ninth straight Serie A victory with a 2-1 win over Sampdoria to move up to second in the table.
Jan 10, 21:43
AC Milan striker M'Baye Niang in action against Verona on August 24, 2013
Result: AC Milan cruise to victory over Sampdoria in Serie A clash
AC Milan ease to a 4-1 win over Sampdoria in their Serie A clash as M'Baye Niang nets a brace and Giacomo Bonaventura along with Luiz Adriano get on the scoresheet at the San Siro.
Nov 28, 21:38
AC Milan's midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match AC Milan vs Cesena on February 22, 2015
Half-Time Report: AC Milan in control against Sampdoria in Serie A clash
Goals from Giacomo Bonaventura and M'Baye Niang hand AC Milan a 2-0 lead at the break in their Serie A clash against Sampdoria.
Nov 28, 20:34
Emmanuel Agyemang Badu of Udinese Calcio celebrates after scoring his opening goal during the Serie A match between Udinese Calcio and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Friuli on November 22, 2015 in Udine, Italy.
Result: Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu fires Udinese past Sampdoria
Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu scores the only goal of the match as Udinese claim a 1-0 win over Serie A rivals Sampdoria.
Nov 22, 16:12
Fiorentina's midfielder from Slovenia Josip Ilicic celebrates after scoring a penalty during the Italian Seria A football match Sampdoria vs Fiorentina, on November 8, 2015
Result: Fiorentina beat Sampdoria, remain top of Serie A
Fiorentina remain at the summit of Serie A thanks to a 2-0 win over Sampdoria, with goals coming from Nikola Kalinic and a Josep Ilicic penalty.
Nov 8, 21:43
Roberto Inglese (R) of Chievo Verona scores his team's first goal during the Serie A match between AC Chievo Verona and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on November 2, 2015
Result: Chievo fight back to hold Sampdoria
Roberto Inglese cancels out an early goal from Eder, as Chievo and Sampdoria play out a 1-1 draw in their Serie A meeting in Verona.
Nov 2, 19:53
General view of Stadio Matusa before the Serie B match between Frosinone Cacio and FC Crotone at Stadio Matusa on May 16, 2015
Result: Sampdoria stunned by Frosinone
Luca Paganini and Federico Dionisi score quick-fire goals in the second half as Frosinone claim a 2-0 victory over Sampdoria in Serie A.
Oct 18, 16:12
Alberto Grassi of Atalanta BC competes for the ball with Lucas Martins Fernando of UC Sampdoria during the Serie A match between Atalanta BC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia on September 28, 2015 in Bergamo, Italy.
Result: Atalanta BC see off Sampdoria
Atalanta clinch a 2-1 win against Sampdoria in Monday night's Serie A clash at the Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia, with two goals coming deep into injury time.
Sep 28, 22:05
Sampdoria's forward Citadin Martins Eder (R ) is congratulated by his teammate Djamel Mesbah from Algeria after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match Sampdoria vs Roma on September 23, 2015
Result: Sampdoria end Roma's unbeaten start
Sampdoria win 2-1 at home against Roma to end the capital club's unbeaten start to the season.
Sep 23, 21:47
Quagliarella of Torino FC celebrates his second goal with his team players during the Serie A match between Torino FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on September 20, 2015
Result: Torino see off Sampdoria
Fabio Quagliarella scores twice against his former club as Torino claim a 2-0 win over Serie A rivals Sampdoria.
Sep 20, 15:52
Citadin Eder of Sampdoria celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on March 22, 2015
Result: Sampdoria hit five past Carpi
Sampdoria score five first-half goals to hammer newly-promoted Carpi 5-2 in their Serie A opener.
Aug 23, 21:52
Sampdoria's Colombian forward Luis Fernando Muriel Fruto fights for the ball with Lazio's French defender Michael Ciani during the Italian Serie A football match Sampdoria Vs Lazio on May 16, 2015
Result: Santiago Gentiletti scores as Lazio edge past Sampdoria
Sampdoria rue their failure to take first-half chances as they fall to a 1-0 defeat against Lazio.
May 16, 21:40
Juventus' Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal celebrates after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match Sampdoria vs Juventus on May 2, 2015
Result: Juventus crowned Serie A champions after win over Sampdoria
Arturo Vidal's first-half header wraps up all three points for Juventus and in turn seals their fourth-straight Serie A championship.
May 2, 18:51
Luca Toni of Hellas Verona celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and US Sassuolo Calcio at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on April 26, 2015
Result: Sampdoria, Verona draw in Serie A
Sampdoria and Verona draw 1-1 in Serie A thanks to goals from Lorenzo De Silvestri and Luca Toni.
Apr 29, 21:43
Napoli's French-Argentinian forward Gonzalo Higuain (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between SSC Napoli and UC Sampdoria on April 26, 2015
Result: Napoli hit back to beat Sampdoria
Napoli come from behind to boost their Champions League hopes with a 4-2 win over Sampdoria.
Apr 26, 21:39
Napoli's Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring during their Italian Super Cup football match against Juventus on December 22, 2014
Half-Time Report: Napoli bounce back to lead Sampdoria
Goals from Manolo Gabbiadini and Gonzalo Higuain hand Napoli a 2-1 half-time lead over Sampdoria.
Apr 26, 20:34
AC Milan's defender Luca Antonelli (L) fights for the ball with Sampdoria's forward Stefano Okaka during the Italian Serie A football match between AC Milan and Sampdoria at San Siro Stadium in Milan on April 12, 2015
Result: AC Milan hit back to hold Sampdoria
Alfred Duncan's own goal gifts AC Milan a point as the home side earn a 1-1 draw against Sampdoria at the San Siro.
Apr 12, 21:40
AC Milan's defender Luca Antonelli (L) fights for the ball with Sampdoria's forward Stefano Okaka during the Italian Serie A football match between AC Milan and Sampdoria at San Siro Stadium in Milan on April 12, 2015
Half-Time Report: AC Milan, Sampdoria level at San Siro
AC Milan and Sampdoria remain level at the San Siro after a goalless opening 45 minutes in their Serie A clash.
Apr 12, 20:35
Mohamed Salah (R) of ACF Fiorentina celebrates the opening goal with team mate Mario Gomez during the TIM Cup match between Juventus FC and ACF Fiorentina at Juventus Arena on March 5, 2015
Result: Alessandro Diamanti, Mohamad Salah strikes win it for Fiorentina
Fiorentina cruise past Sampdoria in their Serie A clash thanks to second-half goals from Alessandro Diamanti and Mohamad Salah.
Apr 4, 19:28
Citadin Eder of Sampdoria celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on March 22, 2015
Result: Eder stunner downs Inter Milan
Eder scores the only goal of the match as Sampdoria edge to a 1-0 win over Inter Milan and move up to fourth in the Serie A table.
Mar 22, 21:48
Sampdoria's defender Lorenzo De Silvestri celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Roma vs Sampdoria at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on March 16, 2015
Result: Roma fall to Sampdoria defeat in Serie A
Goals from Luis Muriel and Lorenzo De Silvestri give Sampdoria all three points away to Roma in Serie A.
Mar 16, 21:59
Roma's midfielder from Mali Seydou Keita vies with Sampdoria's forward from Brazil Eder during the Italian Serie A football match Roma vs Sampdoria at the Olympic Stadium in Rome on March 16, 2015
Half-Time Report: Roma, Sampdoria goalless at half time in Serie A clash
Roma and Sampdoria are goalless at half time in their Serie A clash at the Stadio Olimpico.
Mar 16, 20:51
Samuel Eto'o of UC Sampdoria in action during the Serie A match between Torino FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on February 1, 2015
Result: Samuel Eto'o strike seals Sampdoria victory over Cagliari
Samuel Eto'o scores late on as Sampdoria beat lowly Cagliari and move level on points with Fiorentina in Serie A.
Mar 7, 18:54
Stefano Okaka of UC Sampdoria celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on December 8, 2014
Result: Sampdoria comeback downs Atalanta
Sampdoria end a five-game winless run in Serie A by coming from behind to earn a 2-1 success over Atalanta.
Mar 1, 16:06
Riccardo Meggiorini of AC Chievo Verona celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Serie A match between AC Chievo Verona and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on February 15, 2015
Result: Chievo down Sampdoria
First-half goals from Mariano Izco and Riccardo Meggiorini are enough for Chievo to beat Sampdoria and end their five-game winless streak at home.
Feb 15, 18:54
Citadin Martins Eder of UC Sampdoria celebrates a goal during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and US Sassuolo Calcio at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on February 8, 2015
Result: Sampdoria held by Sassuolo
Sampdoria and Sassuolo both score in the opening 10 minutes as their Serie A match ends in a 1-1 draw.
Feb 8, 16:53
Bruno Peres (R) of Torino FC is challenged by Vasco Regini of UC Sampdoria during the Serie A match on February 1, 2015
Result: Five-star Torino hammer Sampdoria
Fabio Quagliarella scores a treble to help Torino to a 5-1 win over Serie A rivals Sampdoria.
Feb 1, 16:03
Citadin Eder of Sampdoria celebrates with team mates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on January 25, 2015
Result: Palermo held by Sampdoria in controversial clash
Michel Morganella has a goal controverislaly ruled out as Palermo and Sampdoria play out a 1-1 draw in Serie A.
Jan 25, 16:00
Sampdoria's Brazilian forward Citadin Martins Eder celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Sampdoria Vs Empoli on January 11, 2015
Result: Eder fires Sampdoria to victory against Empoli
Sampdoria move up to fifth in Serie A by claiming a 1-0 victory over Empoli.
Jan 11, 16:23
Marco Parolo of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and UC Sampdoria at Stadio Olimpico on January 5, 2015
Result: Lazio ease to win over Sampdoria
Lazio remain third in Serie A following a comfortable 3-0 win over Sampdoria.
Jan 5, 21:41
Stefano Okaka of Sampdoria celebrates after scoring the goal 1-2 during the serie A match between US Sassuolo Calcio and UC Sampdoria at Mapei Stadium on March 26, 2014
Team News: Gonzalo Bergessio, Stefano Okaka lead Sampdoria attack
Gonzalo Bergessio and Stefano Okaka start for Sampdoria, while Khouma Babacar leads the line for Fiorentina in their Serie A match.
Nov 2, 13:49
Manolo Gabbiadini of UC Sampdoria scores the opening goal during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and Torino FC at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 14, 2014
Result: Manolo Gabbiadini fires Sampdoria to win over Genoa
Manolo Gabbiadini scores a stunning free kick to earn Sampdoria a 1-0 win over Genoa in Serie A.
Sep 28, 21:37
Andrea Consigli goalkeeperof US Sassuolo Calcio sves his goal during the Serie A match between US Sassuolo Calcio and UC Sampdoria on September 21, 2014
Result: Sampdoria, Sassuolo share spoils
Sassuolo and Sampdoria play out a goalless draw in their Serie A match at the Mapei Stadium.
Sep 21, 16:01
Sergio Romero of Argentina reacts after saving the penalty kick of Ron Vlaar of the Netherlands (not pictured) in a shootout during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between the Netherlands and Argentina at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014
Report: Manchester United rival Liverpool for Sergio Romero
Manchester United reportedly enter the race to sign Argentina and Sampdoria goalkeeper Sergio Romero, who has also been linked with Liverpool.
Aug 31, 09:00
Wojciech Szczesny of Arsenal celebrates after Olivier Giroud of Arsenal scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Report: Arsenal planning Wojciech Szczesny contract talks
Arsenal are ready to offer goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny a new contract after the Pole reportedly convinced Arsene Wenger that he is the club's long-term number one.
Oct 22, 01:23
Damian Martinez of Arsenal during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match between Reading and Arsenal at Madejski Stadium on October 30, 2012
Sheffield Wednesday snap up Arsenal goalkeeper Damian Martinez
Sheffield Wednesday sign Damian Martinez on a one-month loan deal from Arsenal.
Oct 15, 08:22
Goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano of Fiorentina during the Serie A match between Fiorentina and Juventus on September 25, 2012
Arsene Wenger: 'Emiliano Viviano is third choice at Arsenal'
Arsene Wenger says that summer signing Emiliano Viviano is only Arsenal's third-choice goalkeeper.
Oct 15, 06:12
Wojciech Szczesny of Arsenal celebrates after Olivier Giroud of Arsenal scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on September 01, 2013
Arsene Wenger delighted with Wojciech Szczesny's dominance
Arsene Wenger is delighted with goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny's recent performances for Arsenal.
Oct 3, 20:08



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Napoli98102652125
2Inter Milan97201751223
3Lazio971124101422
4Juventus97112791822
5Roma86021551018
6Sampdoria8521169717
7AC Chievo VeronaChievo94321211115
8Bologna942389-114
9Fiorentina94141511413
10Torino93421414013
11AC Milan94141213-113
12Atalanta BCAtalanta93331413112
13SassuoloSassuolo9225515-108
14Udinese92071521-66
15Genoa9135813-56
16CagliariCagliari9207617-116
17Hellas VeronaHellas Verona9135619-136
18Crotone9135619-136
19SPALSPAL9126715-85
20BeneventoBenevento9009222-200