Mario Balotelli

Mario Balotelli earns first Italy call up since 2014 World Cup

Mario Balotelli‘s career has been anything but routine, however, the veteran striker has regained his confidence in Ligue 1 and revitalized a career …

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As Roberto Mancini targets Italy's 'rebirth', top Italian official welcomes move to recall Mario Balotelli

<b>Milan:</b> Top Italian FA official Alessandro Costacurta on Sunday welcomed Roberto Mancini's decision to recall Nice striker Mario Balotelli as the new …

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Mancini rescues Balotelli from wilderness in his first squad | Reuters

MILAN (Reuters) - Maverick striker Mario Balotelli was recalled by Italy for the first time in nearly four years on Saturday as new coach Roberto Mancini named his first squad.<p>Soccer Football - Italy - Roberto Mancini Press Conference - Coverciano, Florence, Italy - May 15, 2018 New Italy coach …

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Balo's Back: Roberto Mancini Gives Surprising Call Up in His First Squad Selection As Italy Manager

Roberto Mancini looks to have reignited Mario Balotelli's international career after the striker was included in his first squad since taking over as …

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Mario Balotelli is back in the Italy squad

Mario Balotelli back in the Italy squad after four-year absence as new boss Roberto Mancini makes wholesale changes for friendlies against Saudi …

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Newcastle United shouldn’t shy away from signing Balotelli

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 01: Mario Balotelli of AC Milan reacts during the Serie A match between AC Milan and Frosinone Calcio at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on …

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Mario Balotelli set for talks over Italy recall, Roberto Mancini confirms

<b>New Italy manager Roberto Mancini has revealed he will speak with Mario Balotelli about a potential return to the national side.</b>Mancini was appointed …

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Mario Balotelli has changed his ways at Nice and Roberto Mancini will see he scores goals for fun

Mario Balotelli fought with Roberto Mancini 'like cat and dog' at Manchester City... but the new Italy boss is a father figure to the striker and …

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FIFA 18 Ultimate Team: Mohamed Salah Record-Breaker Card Tops TOTW 35

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has picked up just about every individual accolade going in 2017-18, and he has now received a record-breaker card in FIFA 18 Ultimate Team's Team of the Week 35.<p>It comes after he scored his 32nd league goal of the season against Brighton & Hove Albion on Sunday to become …

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The ballad of Roberto and Mario - Mancini and Balotelli ready for Azzurri reunion

After all the flashpoints and controversies, the trophies won and red cards, the impassioned defences and public rows, Roberto Mancini wore a weary …

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FIFA 18 Ultimate Team of the Week: Bale & Balotelli in latest XI

The Real Madrid star is named in the latest star squad from EA Sports, which also includes Leroy Sane and Erik Lamela in the starting XI<p>Mario Balotelli and Gareth Bale have been named in the latest FIFA 18 Team of the Week.<p>The two players each scored twice in big wins for their sides, as Balotelli …

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Mario Balotelli among Roma's summer transfer targets - Eusebio Di Francesco

Mario Balotelli could be returning to Italy this summer as the Nice forward is one of the players Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco has said he would …

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Cannes 2018: Inside Naomi Campbell’s Fashion for Relief Show [PHOTOS] – WWD

Cannes 2018: Inside Naomi CampbellÕs Fashion for Relief Show<p>Carla Bruni and Farida Khelfa<p>Stephane Feugere/WWD<p>Caroline Vreeland<p>Stephane …

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Mario Balotelli deserves Italy call-up if Roberto Mancini appointed - ex-players

Mario Balotelli should be recalled to the Italy squad if Roberto Mancini is appointed as coach, according to five former Italy players interviewed by …

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Mario Balotelli in hot water again for comments about referees

MARIO Balotelli could have played his last game for Nice after he was caught on camera cursing French referees.<p>The ex-Manchester City star suggested …

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'F---ing French referees' – Balotelli rant could see him banned for Nice's remaining matches

Mario Balotelli's career at Nice may be brought to an end more quickly than anticipated, with the striker seemingly facing a ban for using expletives …

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Balotelli scores incredible solo goal against Marseille

Mario Balotelli gave Nice the lead against Marseille after just five minutes of their Ligue 1 clash on Sunday with a magnificent individual effort.

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Mario Balotelli Rips Kanye West's Slavery Comment, Says He's Been 'Brainwashed'

Nice striker Mario Balotelli has slammed Kanye West after the rapper described slavery as a "choice" in a recent interview with TMZ.<p>The former Manchester City and Liverpool striker took to Instagram to respond to the 40-year-old American (h/t Robin Bairner of Goal): "What kind of bulls--t coming …

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'What kind of bullsh*t comes out of your mouth?!' - Balotelli slams Kanye West for slavery comments

Italy international striker Mario Balotelli has criticised rapper Kanye West for comments he made over slavery.<p>West claimed the enslavement of …

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Nice Star Mario Balotelli Rules Out a Return to AC Milan This Summer

OGC Nice striker Mario Balotelli has hinted at a possible return to Serie A, claiming he would "like to return to an Italian club" at the end of the …

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Balotelli wants to play in Italy again - but not at AC Milan

Milan - Italian international striker Mario Balotelli said on Monday he wants to return to play in Italy after two years in France with …

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Mario Balotelli: 'No chance' of AC Milan return but Italy move appealing

The ESPN FC panel debate whether a move away from Nice this summer may be in the cards for Mario Balotelli. Mario Balotelli said he would like to …

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Balotelli rules out AC Milan return but has 'many teams' to consider

Mario Balotelli will not be returning to AC Milan when he hits free agency this summer, but there are “many teams” in Serie A chasing his …

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Liverpool's Can set for Juventus, Balotelli planning Serie A return

LIVERPOOL - Liverpool defensive midfielder Emre Can has agreed a five-year contract with Italian champions Juventus, according to reports in Italy on …

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Goal Mario BALOTELLI (59′ pen) / RC Strasbourg Alsace – OGC Nice (1-1) (RCSA-OGCN) / 2017-18

Goal Mario BALOTELLI (59′ pen) / RC Strasbourg Alsace – OGC Nice (1-1) (RCSA-OGCN) / 2017-18<p>Added by Ligue 1 Conforama Official on April 29, …

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Balotelli wants to return to Italy

MILAN (AFP) -<p>Italian international striker Mario Balotelli said on Monday he wants to return to play in Italy after two years in France with Nice.<p>Balotelli has scored 39 goals since arriving at the Ligue outfit on a free transfer in August 2016 following dismal spells at Liverpool and AC Milan.<p>"I'd …

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Nice star Mario Balotelli shows off impressive French skills

Mario Balotelli might give the impression of being the naughty boy at the back of the class, but the Nice striker deserves top marks for his …

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Balotelli drops hint about his future at Nice

Italian striker Mario Balotelli on Saturday dropped a strong hint he could leave Nice at the end of the season after two years with the Ligue 1 club.<p>Balotelli has scored 39 goals in 61 matches since arriving in France on a free transfer in August 2016 following dismal spells at Liverpool and AC …

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Balotelli hints at Nice exit

NICE (FRANCE) (AFP) -<p>Italian striker Mario Balotelli on Saturday dropped a strong hint he could leave Nice at the end of the season after two years with the Ligue 1 club.<p>Balotelli has scored 39 goals in 61 matches since arriving in France on a free transfer in August 2016 following dismal spells at …

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MLS: Top 3 transfer destinations for Mario Balotelli

Reports indicate that Mario Balotelli could be on his way to MLS. If he does make the move stateside, these are the top 3 destinations for him.<p>There …

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