Found March 17, 2013 on
Mario Balotelli accepted a minor pay cut when he signed with AC Milan in January. Apparently his $5 million paycheck doesn’t leave him enough wiggle room to afford an engagement ring.
he ever-newsworthy striker recently decided to propose to his girlfriend, 22-year-old model Fanny Robert Neguesha, taking her completely by surprise. Perhaps it wasn’t the proposal, but rather the engagement ring itself that bowled over Neguesha; it was made of tin foil, according to FOX Soccer.com.
“It was a very spontaneous moment,” a friend of Neguesha reportedly told the Daily Star. “She was bowled over.”
It seems that Balotelli could have ponied up a bit more of his salary to splurge on a nice ring for his Belgian sweetheart, but that was not the case.
In a recent interview with Italian television show Le Iene, Balotelli said that sometimes it’s hard for him to just be a “normal guy.” However, the 22-year-old Italian star — whose estimated net worth is roughly $25 million — has historically had trou
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According to various outlets, AC Milan superstar Mario Balotelli reportedly proposed to his 22-year-old girlfriend with a ring made out of tin foil.
A friend of Balotelli's girlfriend, Fanny Robert Neguesha, told the Daily Star , "it was a very spontaneous moment. She was bowled over."
The couple have been spotted together during AC Milan matches and live in Italy...
AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli has talked about his will to become the greatest player in the world and his desire at times to be just ''a normal guy.''
In the interview with Italian TV show ''Le Iene,'' to be aired on Sunday, Balotelli also denies some of the many stories about his time at Inter Milan and Manchester City.
Balotelli says the players...
AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli has talked about his will to become the greatest player in the world and his desire at times to be just ‘a normal guy’.
In the interview with Italian TV show Le Iene, to be aired on Sunday, Balotelli also denies some of the many stories about his time at Inter Milan and Manchester City.
Balotelli says the players he admires most...
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