Former DS Walter Sabatini in intensive care

Former Roma sporting director and current Sampdoria director, Walter Sabatini, was admitted a few hours ago to the intensive care unit Sant’Eugenio Hospital in Rome. Sabatini, who is well-known as a heavy smoker, was admitted due to respiratory problems, according to Leggo.

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