Mario Balotelli forces shop to close after being mobbed by fans

Updated: Aug 04, 2012, 17:20 PM IST

London: Mario Balotelli’s arrival at a clothing store caused so much chaos that shop workers were forced to close to allow him to browse.

The 21-year-old footballer was mobbed by fans when he tried to visit Intro at Deansgate in Manchester, the Daily Mail reported.

After emerging from the shop, the Manchester city striker obliged fans by posing for a few pictures before driving off in his white 130,000-pound Bentley.