Finally, Mario Balotelli‘s long Liverpool lingering is over.
The mercurial striker has left the Reds for OGC Nice, bringing his talents to France on what’s being reported as a free and permanent deal. It has been rumored as far back as last week.
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Balotelli just turned 26, and has scored just seven goals in the past two seasons between the Reds and a loan move to AC Milan.
Uncapped by Italy since 2014, Balotelli did score for fun not too long ago. He netted 30 times in 54 appearances for Milan between 2012-14.
Can he recapture his form at the Allianz Riviera?