What did Balotelli do?
Balotelli threw a dart at a Man City youth team player Balotelli avoided any sanction over the incident and has always insisted that he was only fined once during his time at the Etihad, for returning to Italy in 2012 rather than remain in Manchester to celebrate City’s Premier League title triumph.
Why does Balotelli not play for Italy?
Mario Balotelli drew the interest of Italy’s youth national teams early on, but because he was still a Ghanaian immigrant, he wasn’t eligible to represent Italy. He turned down call-ups from Ghana, expressing his desire to play for Italy when he became eligible.
What happened to Mario Balotelli career?
After 7 clubs in 10 years, today, he is 30 years old, he is as a free agent after ending his contract with Brescia and is about to sign with the Monza club of Serie B (Italian relegation division), which is chaired by Silvio Berlusconi. A sad turn of events for one of the most promising players of the last decade.
Is Balotelli still with Italy?
That’s because Balotelli is currently training with Italian fourth division side Franciacorta, a semi-professional team. The striker is friends with Alessandro Bertazzoli and Eugenio Bianchini, a player and sporting director at Franciacorta, who have offered him a space to train while he tries to find a new club.
How old is Balotelli now?
31 years (August 12, 1990)
Does Balotelli still play?
So, where is Balotelli now? The 30-year-old signed a new contract that will see him playing in Turkey for the 2021-22 season. Balotelli joins newly promoted Turkish side Adana Demirspor. This is the first time the club will play in Turkey’s top flight in 26 years.
Who does Balotelli play for now?
Adana Demirspor#9 / Forward
Mario Balotelli/Current teams
Balotelli joins newly promoted Turkish side Adana Demirspor. This is the first time the club will play in Turkey’s top flight in 26 years. As for Super Mario, Adana Demirspor will be the 10th club of his career and the fifth since 2019.