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Why always me? : the biography of Mario Balotelli, City's legendary striker.

Author: Frank Worrall
Publisher: London : John Blake, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Born in Italy to Ghanaian parents, Mario Barwuah suffered life-threatening health problems as a baby. By the age of three he had recovered, but his parents then entrusted him to a foster family - the Balotellis - and Mario grew up in the affluent village of Concesio. He began his football career with Lumezzane, earning promotion to the first team at the age of 15. Balotelli's skill soon brought him to the attention  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Mario Balotelli
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Worrall
ISBN: 9781782190172 1782190171
OCLC Number: 862667044
Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Mario Balotelli is already a footballing legend - and he's only 22. Incredibly talented, yet frequently controversial both on and off the pitch, Balotelli lit up the Premier League from the moment he  Read more...

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