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AC Milan centre-forward Mario Balotelli's agent, Mino Raiola, is linking his client with a move to Arsenal.
"Only eight or 10 clubs in the world can afford Mario Balotelli," Raiola said, per Sky Sports (h/t Toby Moses in the Guardian). "Arsenal are a fantastic club."
Every transfer window, Raiola puts himself in the headlines by making provocative statements.
Raiola is a cunning individual.
Not only is he reinforcing his power over his client's club, he becomes a big-name himself and keeps the media happy by creating drama, which generates articles.
That is why he is a well-renowned agent.
Raiola has also represented Paris Saint-Germain centre-forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Juventus central midfielder Paul Pogba and Borussia Dortmund central attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan.