Tag archive for ‘Mario Balotelli’
By Ogo Sylla On Saturday, February 25th, 2017

Mario Balotelli blows chance at Nice

If anyone told you things have been different for Mario Balotelli at Nice, they were lying. Yet, his statistics haven’t been terrible. After 14 Ligue 1 games played, the Italian has scored nine goals. More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Saturday, December 31st, 2016

The Azzurri in 2016: A look back on the year that was

As we continue to reflect on the year that was 2016, our attention now turns to the Azzurri, and we take a look at what the year had in store for the national side, as well as what could be on the horizon in 2017. Embed More...

By Kevin Pogorzelski On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Azzurri could rue the continued omission of Mario Balotelli

Once tipped as Italy’s No.9 for years to come, the 26-year-old now looks as though he might never reestablish himself as a regular in the Azzurri setup. Six goals in six matches in any of the major European More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Ibrahimovic and Balotelli could both move to Napoli

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic hopes to end his career in Serie A with Napoli, according to his agent, Mino Raiola. The former Swedish international moved to Old Trafford this summer from French club More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Monday, September 12th, 2016

Balotelli: I could still win the Ballon d’Or

Italian international and new Nice striker Mario Balotelli believes he can still win the coveted Ballon d’Or within the next few years. The 26-year-old completed a summer transfer move to French club Nice More...

By Kevin Pogorzelski On Thursday, September 8th, 2016

The weird and wonderful world of Serie A squad numbers

Gone are the days of seeing sides line up with each number from 1-11 on show. Kevin Pogorzelski takes you through some of Serie A’s more unusual shirt number choices. Midfielder Jonathan de Guzman joining More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

Mario Balotelli responds to Jamie Carragher comments

Following remarks about his move to French club Nice, Mario Balotelli has hit back at former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher. The Italian international completed a deadline day move to the Ligue 1 side on a More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Liverpool outcast completes Nice switch

An unsurprising move away from Liverpool for Italy striker Mario Balotelli has been completed, and he will play for Nice this season. English Premier League side Liverpool sent him out on loan to AC Milan last season More...

By Vito Doria On Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Crotone not ready to abandon beliefs for debut Serie A season

Crotone are in Serie A for the first time in their history after finishing second in Serie B in 2015-16, which a remarkable achievement for a small club from southern Italy. Hailing from a city in Calabria with More...

By Oscar La-Gambina On Monday, August 8th, 2016

Chievo interested in Liverpool outcast

After a disappointing season with AC Milan and little future at Liverpool, Mario Balotelli could return to Italy, but to Chievo. Newly promoted Serie A side Pescara had previously been a surprising link to the Italian More...