Originally written on Soccerlens  |  Last updated 2/6/13

PALO ALTO, CA - JULY 19: Mario Balotelli #45 of Inter Milan looks on against Club America during the World Football Challenge at Stanford Stadium on July 19, 2009 in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
Milan VP passes racist comments about Balotelli - originally posted on Soccerlens.comAC Milan vice president Paolo Berlusconi has described Mario Balotelli as “negretto di famiglia” (“family’s little *********) sparking controversy in the Italian media. At the centre of racial remarks made by Paolo Berlusconi Paolo is the younger brother of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, who is currently the president of Milan, made such comments at a political meeting in Monza. The 22-year-old recently returned to his homeland Italy, after spending few troubled years at Manchester City. During his time at England, his off the pitch peccadillo became the fodder of gossip for daily tabloids which has tainted the club’s reputation to a great extent. He was transferred in the January transfer window though City manager Roberto Mancini expressed sadness of losing him. He made his debut last week against Serie A outfit Udinese and grabbed a brace that earned lots of praise from Milan h...
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