Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 8/11/13
Mario Balotelli‘s string of strange behavior continued Friday, when he announced the arrival of a new addition to his family. Balotelli, who sometimes goes by the nickname “Super Mario,” used Twitter to tell the world that there is a new “Super” Balotelli. The Italian soccer star is the proud owner of two-month old (wait for it) … pig. Few know why Balotelli wanted a pet pig or what he intends to do with it. But the two Balotelli’s are part of the same big, happy family. See Balotelli’s pet pig, Super, below. Finally my little pig arrived! She is only 2 month old! Is a she but i called her SUPER! ;-) http://t.co/6rMaRE9wox— Mario Balotelli (@FinallyMario) August 09, 2013 Have a question for Marcus Kwesi O’Mard? Send it to him via Twitter at @NESNsoccer or @mkomard, his Facebook page or NESN Soccer’s Facebook page or send it here. He will pick a few questions to answer every week for his mailbag. Filed under: Headlines, Manchester City FC, Marcus Kwesi O'Mard, Offbeat, Premier League, Soccer

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