Mario Balotelli

Mario Balotelli eyeing Manchester City return

Mario Balotelli eyeing Manchester City return

The 27-year-old has scored 16 goals in 21 games in his second season at Ligue 1 side Nice, but hankers for big trophies again.

Dec 21, 2017, 19:43 PM IST
Edinson Cavani doubles up to send PSG seven points clear

Edinson Cavani doubles up to send PSG seven points clear

Mario Balotelli was a welcome starter for the visitors after missing last week's 2-1 loss to Strasbourg with a calf knock.

Oct 28, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Neymar gets one-match ban for Marseille red

Neymar gets one-match ban for Marseille red

Neymar was also given a further one-match suspended ban that will be activated should he be sent off again this season.

Oct 27, 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Mario Balotelli must change for Italy future, says coach Giampiero Ventura

Even though the Azzurri are playing Uruguay in Nice on Wednesday, where Balotelli has just enjoyed a successful season, the notorious combustible striker will play no part.

Jun 07, 2017, 08:55 AM IST
Italian striker Mario Balotelli gets two-match ban after Bordeaux red

Italian striker Mario Balotelli gets two-match ban after Bordeaux red

Balotelli was given his marching orders for lashing out at Bordeaux defender Igor Lewczuk.

Jan 06, 2017, 09:41 AM IST
Paris St Germain thrash listless Lorient 5-0, end Ligue 1 on high

Paris St Germain thrash listless Lorient 5-0, end Ligue 1 on high

Paris St Germain rebound in style from a three-game winless streak in Ligue 1.

Dec 22, 2016, 09:11 AM IST

Mario Balotelli instant hit as Nice down Marseille in Ligue 1

Former Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli struck twice on his Nice debut to help his new side defeat Mediterranean rivals Marseille 3-2 in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Sep 12, 2016, 02:56 AM IST
Nice sign Mario Balotelli from Liverpool

Nice sign Mario Balotelli from Liverpool

Balotelli scored one goal in 16 Premier League appearances in his first campaign at the Merseyside club and was sent back to Milan on loan last season where he found the net once in 20 appearances during an injury-hit campaign.

Sep 01, 2016, 10:09 AM IST
Serie A's Sampdoria target Mario Balotelli, club President deems Italian 'perfect fit'

Serie A's Sampdoria target Mario Balotelli, club President deems Italian 'perfect fit'

The Italy International Mario Balotelli is unlikely to feature in Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp`s plans for next season.

Jul 06, 2016, 14:30 PM IST
AC Milan's Mario Balotelli out for a month post operation

AC Milan's Mario Balotelli out for a month post operation

Balotelli has made just four Serie A appearances in his second spell at Milan.

Nov 19, 2015, 00:37 AM IST
Sinisa Mihajlovic slams AC Milan as 10-man Torino, Lazio stun rivals

Sinisa Mihajlovic slams AC Milan as 10-man Torino, Lazio stun rivals

 AC Milan coach Sinisa Mihajlovic slammed the stuttering Serie A giants after a third defeat of the season left the Rossoneri six points adrift of leaders and bitter city rivals Inter Milan.

Sep 27, 2015, 22:52 PM IST
Defiant Mario Balotelli vows to resist detractors

Defiant Mario Balotelli vows to resist detractors

"Changed" AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli has pledged to continue defying crunching tackles on the pitch and taunts from rival fans off it after hitting his first goal for the Rossoneri since returning to the club.

Sep 23, 2015, 15:33 PM IST
Mario Balotelli off the mark as AC Milan stumble to win at Udinese

Mario Balotelli off the mark as AC Milan stumble to win at Udinese

Mario Balotelli scored the first goal of his second spell at AC Milan as the Serie A giants held on for a hard-fought 3-2 win at Udinese on Tuesday.

Sep 23, 2015, 07:53 AM IST
'Exemplary' Mario Balotelli set for Milan start

'Exemplary' Mario Balotelli set for Milan start

Mario Balotelli could make his first start since returning to AC Milan as the Rossoneri travel to Udinese on Tuesday looking to build on their gutsy 3-2 win over Palermo at the weekend.

Sep 21, 2015, 23:16 PM IST
Serie A 2015-16: Carlos Bacca hits brace as AC Milan edge Palermo

Serie A 2015-16: Carlos Bacca hits brace as AC Milan edge Palermo

Carlos Bacca struck twice, including a second-half winner as AC Milan got back to winning ways after last week`s derby defeat thanks to a 2-1 win over Palermo at the San Siro on Saturday.

Sep 20, 2015, 08:38 AM IST
Serie A 2015-16: Gameweek 3 - Preview

Serie A 2015-16: Gameweek 3 - Preview

Champions Juventus host surprise Serie A leaders Chievo on Saturday hoping to kick-start their season while Mario Balotelli is eyeing his first start for AC Milan when they face Inter in the Milan derby.

Sep 11, 2015, 08:41 AM IST
Controversial Mario Balotelli has matured, says ex-Italy coach Cesare Prandelli

Controversial Mario Balotelli has matured, says ex-Italy coach Cesare Prandelli

Former Italy football manager Cesare Prandelli believes talented yet controversial striker Mario Balotelli will now be able to fulfil his potential as he spoke like a matured person on his return to Italian club AC Milan.

Sep 07, 2015, 20:32 PM IST
Report claims discrimination on rise in English game

Report claims discrimination on rise in English game

Reports of racism and other discrimination in English football rose by 21 per cent last season to 887, according to figures released by the Football Association on Thursday.

Sep 04, 2015, 07:17 AM IST
Kaka asks Mario Balotelli to help AC Milan with his talent

Kaka asks Mario Balotelli to help AC Milan with his talent

Brazilian footballer Kaka insisted AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli to make the best use of his skills and fulfil his potential after his move to the Italian club this summer.

Sep 03, 2015, 14:36 PM IST
Mario Balotelli has changed radically: AC Milan CEO

Mario Balotelli has changed radically: AC Milan CEO

AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani believes striker Mario Balotelli’s professionalism might have been questioned throughout his football career but he has "changed radically" following his return to the Italian football club.

Sep 02, 2015, 17:36 PM IST