Mario Balotelli

Twitter's World Cup Group Stage Recap

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Sport

After 48 matches the World Cup group stage is over and on the first day of the finals when there is no football to sate your appetite, here is a Twitt...

Arsenal Target Bender, Mandžukić And Rémy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Sport

Arsène Wenger was pictured on the beach yesterday but it is not going swimmingly for Arsenal in the transfer market. Bacary Sagna has joined Manchest...

Are They 'Avin A Laugh? Arsenal Want Cleverley And More Transfer Talk

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Sport

It doesn't take much to push Arsenal fans over the edge and after Cesc Fàbregas joined Chelsea, Bacary Sagna signed for Manchester City and news Thom...

Samuel Luckhurst

Sterling Shines But England Must Drop Rooney: Talking Points From The Italy Defeat

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK Sport

England lost their opening World Cup match for the first time since the 1986 finals as Mario Balotelli's header gave Italy a 2-1 victory. England 1...

Stumble In The Jungle: Balotelli Slays England's Lions

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK Sport

England lost their opening World Cup match for the first time since the 1986 finals as Mario Balotelli's header gave Italy a 2-1 victory. England 1...

Which English Club Could Sign Balotelli?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli is one name you don't want to have to read about on a daily basis. The myths, the feckless performances, the tantrums: they were good ...

Are Football's Governing Bodies Passing Too Many Rules and Censoring the Sport?

Jamie Spencer | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Sport
Jamie Spencer

In a world saturated by political correctness, absolutely everything can be perceived as 'offensive', 'inappropriate' or 'unsafe' if people deliberately choose to see things in a certain way. Most acts of celebration in football remain perfectly innocent, whilst others are just subject to unreasonable rules...

Who's The Latest Midfielder Linked With United?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester United realised the cost of not buying a central midfielder in the January transfer window at Stoke on Saturday and have again been linked ...

Monk, Flores And 5 Other Training Ground Bust-Ups (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

The award for training ground bust-up of the season goes to Swansea City teammates Garry Monk and Chico Flores, after reports claimed the latter was s...

Headline-Maker Balotelli Sports Newspaper Boots (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli sported some typically outstanding boots but did not get on the scoresheet for his ailing AC Milan side, who drew 2-2 with Roma on Mon...

WATCH: Balotelli Lashes Out At Mediaset Cameraman (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Sport

Italy international Mario Balotelli was involved in an altercation with a Mediaset cameraman on Sunday as Italy touched down in Naples. A posse of ...

Balotelli Fails To Score A Penalty At 22nd Time Of Asking

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli was denied from the penalty spot for the ever first time by Pepe Reina, as Napoli recorded their first win over AC Milan at San Siro i...

Are You Being A Good Christian, Mario?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Sport

Italy head coach Cesare Prandelli feels he might be distracted from the football on display during tomorrow night's friendly meeting with Argentina - ...

Milan-Roma Match Suspended Due To Racist Chanting

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Sport

Italian football's reputation was besmirched again on Sunday night when AC Milan and Roma's Serie A draw was marred by racist chanting. Two players...

A Not-So-Crafty Fag

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli was caught smoking in the toilet on a train during AC Milan's journey to face Fiorentina and will be fined, the club's chief executive...

Spitting Games

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli's return to the Milan derby was marred by more racist abuse aimed at the AC Milan striker by Internazionale supporters. Less than a...

Inter Fans Air Racist Chants About Mario Balotelli

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Sport

Internazionale president Massimo Moratti has expressed his disappointment at the racist chanting aimed at Mario Balotelli during the Nerazzurri's game...

'The Family's Little N****r'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli has found himself at the centre of a racism storm in Italy AC Milan vice-president Paolo Berlusconi, younger brother of the club presi...

What's It All About Kaka?

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK Sport
Eric Ehrmann

Another transfer deadline has passed and another wave of stories predicting that waning superstar Ricardo 'Kaka' Izecson will be moved from Real Madrid to another club washed ashore like the frothy gossip that it was.

Balotelli Scores Two On AC Milan Debut (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli likes an entrance. In a week where police had to let off tear gas to disperse fervent AC Milan fans who greeted the Italian striker's ...

January Transfer Window Signings (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Sport

Premier League clubs had spent £88m going into transfer deadline day and that figure is likely to pass the £100m mark with QPR's £12.5m signing of ...

The Only Way to Follow Transfer Deadline Day

Natalie Sawyer | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK Sport
Natalie Sawyer

Time is fast running out for British football clubs to do their business in the January transfer window with many desperate to find players who can transform their season. It's the time of year when managers are desperate to attract new talent, while others will go to great lengths to hang on to their star players.

Five Reasons Why We'll Miss Mario Balotelli

Nick Wilby | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK Sport
Nick Wilby

Life at Manchester City has become like a soap opera in recent years and Balotelli's relationship with his manager has become one of the most intriguing storylines in the history of the Premier League.

Samuel Luckhurst

Mancini Must Follow Balotelli Out Of City

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Sport

As a Manchester United fan, The 6-1 was the most traumatic game I've attended. Just 19 months old when The 5-1 happened in 1989, I had witnessed Unite...

Arrivederci Mario

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK Sport

Mario Balotelli looks set to end his two-and-a-half-years with Manchester City and sign for AC Milan in a €20million (£17m) deal. The 22-year-ol...