Manchester City: Why the Premier League Will Miss Mario Balotelli

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Manchester City: Why the Premier League Will Miss Mario Balotelli
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Mario Balotelli will leave behind a host of memories when he leaves Manchester City.

Mario Balotelli is poised for a parting of the ways with Manchester City, with AC Milan and Juventus chasing his signature before the transfer window closes.

The Italy international has become one of the game's most talked-about players since joining City from Inter Milan in the summer of 2010.

The 22-year-old arrived in Manchester with a reputation for controversy after his time at the San Siro Stadium. He will leave the Premier League with that reputation firmly intact.

Balotelli has been a Godsend for journalists and supporters across the country, an almost tragi-comic figure, comprising fabulous ability and petulant outbursts in equal measure.

Here we look back at reasons why the Premier League will be a duller place without Balotelli.

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