Franchise Notes: Serie A Side Sampdoria President Edoardo Garrone Steps Down
Serie A side Sampdoria President Edoardo Garrone "has stepped down" and sold the club to Massimo Ferrero (FOOTBALL ITALIA, 6/12). ... Scottish Premiership side Heart of Midlothian is "no longer in administration," after the Court of Session signed off on the deal to complete its exit (STV, 6/11). ... Newly founded German basketball club Hamburg Towers has received a wild card to compete in the second-tier Pro A during the upcoming season (Pro A).