Manolo Gabbiadini has sent a heartfelt message to Southampton fans on Twitter after leaving for Sampdoria in the January transfer window.
Italian club Sampdoria have signed Gabbiadini from Premier League side Southampton for a transfer fee reported by The Daily Mail to be worth £12 million.
The Italy international striker has taken to Twitter send an emotional message to Southampton.
Gabbiadini scored four goals in 731 minutes of Premier League football for Southampton during the second half of the 2016-17 campaign, according to WhoScored.
The Italy international made four starts and eight substitute appearances for Southampton this campaign, scoring one goal in the process, according to WhoScored.
While Southampton are struggling for survival in the Premier League at the moment, Sampdoria are in the running for a top-four finish in Serie A.