Mario Balotelli to Barnsley shouldn’t be a switch story many people would have anticipated to see emerge, effectively, ever.
However the Italian striker, 30, is a free agent and the English second-tier aspect have reportedly reached out about bringing him to Oakwell. By way of our companions within the UK at Sky Sports activities, Balotelli’s agent has held talks with Barnsley’s co-chairmen Chien Lee and Paul Conway.
Bear in mind: Billy Beane additionally owns 10 p.c of Barnsley.
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Balotelli left his contract with hometown membership Brescia in Serie A over the summer time and has been with no membership since. The previous Inter Milan, Manchester Metropolis, Liverpool, AC Milan, Good and Marseille ahead has had a nomadic profession and there has by no means been any doubt concerning the high quality he possesses.
Barnsley are at present in midtable within the Championship after surviving relegation final season and the Tykes will little question be in a relegation scrap once more this season. There can be one thing magical about Balotelli returning to England and rescuing the South Yorkshire aspect from relegation to the third tier.
It will simply be so, Mario.
Many believed that MLS can be the following port of name for Mario Balotelli, however he has been coaching with Serie D aspect Franciacorta to remain match and it looks like he plans to be taking part in in Europe within the upcoming season.
Mario Balotelli to Barnsley? initially appeared on NBCSports.com