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Balotelli back with Italy after four years, ready to be a leader

TURIN, Italy (AP) — As far as Mario Balotelli is concerned, he doesn’t have to be Italy’s captain to be a role model.

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Reporting for duty: When Serie A’s superstars did national service

“The next young player who says he does not want to play for England should be ordered to ring the parents of a soldier who has died serving his country in Afghanistan and tell them his reasons.“

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I would like to challenge the future generation of coaches with the same challenges I was given when working closely with my mentors during my time at MCFC. 600 palabras más


Balotelli scores, then injured in Italy friendly win over Saudi Arabia

Mario Balotelli’s long-awaited return to the Italian national team was punctuated with an exclamation mark, but came to an early end as the striker was forced off with an injury. 213 palabras más


Roberto Mancini unspectacular, but cogent choice for La Nazionale

The FIGC have appointed Roberto Mancini as the main man to lead the Italian national football team forward. Amidst the murmur of Carlo Ancelotti being touted as the first-choice for the job, and Antonio Conte rumoured to return to the national team, Mancini’s appointment has evidently been met with an underwhelming sense of acceptance. 623 palabras más


Italy coach Mancini leaves door open for Gianluigi Buffon

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) Italy coach Roberto Mancini says former captain Gianluigi Buffon will still be considered if he wants to return to the national team. 100 palabras más

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Mario Balotelli earns first Italy call up since 2014 World Cup

Mario Balotelli’s career has been anything but routine, however, the veteran striker has regained his confidence in Ligue 1 and revitalized a career that once looked like it was headed for absolute stardom. 129 palabras más