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Manchester City Mario Balotelli Roberto ManciniManchester City boss Roberto Mancini is excited about the form of Mario Balotelli. The young Italian has scored three goals in his last three City appearances after being left on the bench for most of the opening games of the season. Mancini said: “He’s going strong and I am convinced that this time it will last. He will be our weapon in the Champions League.”
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