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We’ve a special one for this week, one only the class and arrogance of Mario Balotelli could produce. The week Balotelli though he’d try a nifty trick shot with his back heel during City’s friendly with the LA Galaxy. He promptly failed to at it, and hit it out for a goal kick. Mancini, who has clearly had enough of the troubled striker and his absurd antics, took him off and a row ensued as Balotelli argued his point with Mancini. The best part of all this has to be how Balotelli could have simply tapped it in for a goal, but instead decided to show boat making a fool of himself in the process… unbelievable….


Posted by: Matthew Wall, editor, soccerprose.com


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I've played soccer since I could walk thanks to my father and love keeping up on all the latest gear and gab. I'm in my twenties, and I'm lucky enough to have found work in search marketing for a leading soccer retailer after completing my M.A. at Georgetown in 2008. My team is Liverpool, and national side is Ireland, but I've also got a passion for GAA and a number of sports. Feel free to give me a shout on Google+


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