Mario Balotelli Biography


Mario Balotelli

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Birth Name: Mario Balotelli
Date of birth:
Birth Country: Italy
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Birth Sign: leo
Age:   27 Years
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Mario Balotelli is a professional football player from Italy. He currently plays for AC Milan but is fully owned by Liverpool. He is popular in the world after displaying an inner where it was written WHY ALWAYS ME after scoring a goal against city rival Manchester United. Mario Balotelli is from a humble background born as Mario Barwuah Balotelli in Palermo, Italy to Thomas Barwuah and Rose Barwuah. Both of his parents were from Ghana. When he was only three years old, his parents left him and he was completely raised in the foster care. He has three siblings named Enoch Barwuah, Abigail Barwuah and Angel Barwuah.

Mario Balotelli is not married yet, however, he is often linked with more than one girlfriend. He began his love affairs with Raffaella Fico from 2011. A year later in July, she revealed that she is pregnant with his child. But he didn't give a positive response to that news and answered to only accept that child after having a DNA test. He finally became the father of her child on 5 December 2012. In 2014, after making a DNA test it was proved that, she was his daughter and finally accepted her. He also dated Fanny Neguesha. He was about to marry her and make her his loving spouse but they broke up in 2014. He is not divorced and he also doesn't have any wife. 

Mario Balotelli struggled a lot during his childhood days. His parents abandoned him and left him in the foster care. He was then raised by Jewish parents somewhere in Italy. He dreamed of football since his childhood days and now he is a world-class football player. For 2014, his salary was about net worth of 6 million EUR.

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Born in Palermo, Italy

1990 12th of August

Mario Balotelli is from a humble background born as Mario Barwuah Balotelli in Palermo, Italy to Thomas Barwuah and Rose Barwuah. Both of his parents were from Ghana. When he was only three years old, his parents left him and he was completely raised in the foster care. 

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His parents abandoned him

1993

Mario Balotelli struggled a lot during his childhood days. His parents abandoned him and left him in the foster care. He was then raised by the Jewish parents somewhere in Italy. His parents were poor and they were unable to pay his medical bill.

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Played from the Youth Team

2001

Mario Balotelli dreamed of football, since his early days. He actually fulfilled that dream in 2001 after being associated with Lumezzane. He played there since 2001, during his early days he started in the youth team and he displayed a beautiful football there.

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Started from the first team

2006

He was just fifteen, when he was handed a chance to play from the senior team. During his early football career, he played from Lumezzane from the Youth team for about five years. His football quality impressed his senior team manager and he called him up in his senior team.

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Played from Internazionale

2007

After being shifted to the senior team in 2006, he was offered a massive contract by the Internazionale a year later. He finally joined them on a loan, there he appeared in 59 matches and scored some massive goals. He scored a total of 20 goals there.

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Joined Manchester City

2010 12th of August

His impressive career in Inter Milan allured several other European clubs. He was offered contract by several giant clubs in Europe but he denied other offers and made a mind to join Manchester United city rival Manchester City.

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Called up in the National team

2010

His football skills were well appreciated in Italy as he was performing a quality football from Intermilan. She scored many goals playing there. So, it made an impression on the national team manager and so he finally called him up in the national team. 

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Won Golden Boy Award

2010

He also has won some individual awards for playing impressive football from Inter Milan. In 2010, he was honored by the Golden Boy Award. The following year, he also became the FA Cup Final Man of the Match.

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Began dating Raffaella Fico

2011

Mario Balotelli is not married yet, however, he is often linked with more than one girlfriend. He began his love affairs with Raffaella Fico from 2011. A year later in July, she revealed that she is pregnant with his child. But he didn't give a positive response to that news and answered to only accept that child after having a DNA test.

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Became father

2012 5th of December

His girlfriend, Raffaella Fico, revealed that she is pregnant with his child in July 2012.  But he didn't give a positive response to that news and answered to only accept that child after having a DNA test. He finally became the father of her child on 5 December 2012.

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Won Premier League

2012

It took a long time for Manchester city to win next premier league title. And it happens when Mario Balotelli scores a goal in the final match of the Premier league of 2011-2012 sessions. They beat QPR 3-2 in the final minutes after Argentinean striker Aguero score in the injury time.

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Began dating Fanny Neguesha

2013 of March

After being separated with Raffaella Fico, he began his love affairs with his Belgian girlfriend Fanny Neguesha. He began dating her after he became father of his first child, a daughter in December, 2012. That time he didn't accept his children.

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Joined AC Milan

2013 29th of January

His career in Manchester city was not that successful after city manager Mancini was sacked by his owner in 2013. He then joined AC Milan on 29th January 2013. There he scores 26 goals from his 43 appearances. He was also happy to be back to his own country.

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Broke up with Fanny Neguesha

2014 of September

 He also dated Fanny Neguesha. He was about to marry her and make her his loving spouse but they broke up in 2014. He didn't have any children with her. At the start of 2014, he underwent a DNA test and it was proved that he was the father of his daughter. 

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Joined Liverpool

2014 of August

He did display an impressive football back in AC Milan. In August, 2014, English club, Liverpool took a huge risk and singed him from AC Milan on a full ownership. However, he didn't display that quality in Liverpool; he only scored a goal there.

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