Found May 17, 2013 on Ghanasoccernet:
PLAYERS: Mario Balotelli
Balotelli is delighted to have left England Controversial Italian striker of Ghanaian descent Mario Balotelli has insisted he is happy to have put his time in England behind him. Italian striker created numerous headlines during his tempestuous two-and-a-half years at Manchester City but claims he was given a raw deal. Balotelli, who is now at AC Milan, says that his love of women and fast cars is just “normal”. He told CNN: “I’m really happy now. I have my family near me and my friends. I can relax and find my privacy, more than in England, where I was alone.” He added that many of the stories in the media bore little relation to to the truth and he also defended his lifestyle. Balotelli said: “Women I think is normal. Cars? I like fast cars and I don’t see the problem if I like fast cars. “Some things have happened in my life, some stuff unfortunately happens and they went in the newspapers straight away. But I don’t see anything that would make people think that I’m bad or I’m craz
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