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Mario Balotelli would 'avenge himself' in Brazil, says Flamengo boss

Flamengo last week made public their desire to sign the enigmatic 28-year-old, who is a free agent after parting ways with Marseille in June, reports Xinhua news agency.

Aug 10, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

Ligue 1: Mario Balotelli's flying volley helps Marseille sink St Etienne

Mercurial striker Balotelli held off Loic Perrin and twisted his body to volley the ball home from a corner in the 12th minute.

Mar 04, 2019, 11:22 AM IST

Ligue 1: Marseille beat 10-man Bordeaux in empty Stade Velodrome

The game was played in near silence, as Marseille have been ordered to play all games at their home ground behind closed doors as a punishment for fans throwing firecrackers on to the pitch last month.

Feb 06, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

Football: Mario Balotelli will get Italy recall when in form - Mancini

Mancini said the same would apply to Torino striker Andrea Belotti who was also omitted. 

Oct 08, 2018, 22:32 PM IST

Napoli eyeing Mario Balotelli after Carlo Ancelotti deal: Reports

Nice striker Mario Balotelli has been linked with a move to Napoli after Wednesday's appointment of new coach Carlo Ancelotti.

May 24, 2018, 12:16 PM IST

Mario Balotelli scorns Italy's first black senator over party's migrant stance

Nigerian-born Toni Iwobi moved to Italy in 1976 and joined the League in 1993, serving as a local councillor. He was elected to the upper house on Sunday to represent the northern city of Bergamo - the League`s heartland.

Mar 07, 2018, 23:44 PM IST

Europa League: Michy Batshuayi stoppage time winner humbles Atalanta 3-2

The Belgian striker opened his scoring with the equaliser in the 65th minute before netting the winner in dying minutes to help Dortmund record its first victory in European competition.  

Feb 16, 2018, 13:38 PM IST

Mario Balotelli 'booked for racist abuse complaint'

Mario Balotelli was booked during Nice's 3-2 loss at Dijon for complaining about racist abuse, his French Ligue 1 club and a local newspaper have claimed.

Feb 11, 2018, 19:59 PM IST

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

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 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

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 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

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'

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

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

 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

"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