Category Archives: Mario Balotelli

Not always the beautiful game – football and fashion

A new exhibition at the National Football Museum in Manchester surveys the cultural changes taking place in football fashion since the 1960’s. ‘Strike A Pose: 50 Years of Football and Fashion’ runs until 27th August, visit for full details of opening … Continue reading

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Balotelli’s strike shatters Wigan’s resistance – Wigan Athletic 0 Manchester City 2

Despite having to field a weakened line up and missing three centre backs Wigan matched the unbeaten Premier League champions until maverick City striker Mario Balotelli broke the deadlock on 69 minutes. Until that point the erratic Italian was having … Continue reading

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