Mario Balotelli: Brescia defend owner Massimo Cellino over comments


Italy world Mario Balotelli became persuaded to keep it up the pitch after receiving racist abuse at some stage in Brescia’s defeat by Hellas Verona earlier this season

Serie A side Brescia possess talked about chairman Massimo Cellino’s comments with regards to striker Mario Balotelli are “a comedian epic talked about as a paradox” that became “clearly misunderstood”.

Requested why Balotelli had been dropped, ex-Leeds Unitedproprietor Cellino talked about:“What can I speak? That he is sunless and he is working to whiten himself but he has colossal difficulties in this.”

Italian Balotelli became racially abused by Verona supporterson 3 November.He became persuaded to remain on the pitch after threatening to hobble off.

Balotelli became uncared for of Sunday’s squad by supervisor Fabio Grosso, who has challenged the passe Manchester Metropolis and Liverpool forward to listing extra “decision and enthusiasm” to catch his set up.

Responding to Cellino’s comments with regards to Balotelli’s subject on Monday, a club assertion read: “In the case of what president Massimo Cellino declared this afternoon about our participant Mario Balotelli, Brescia Calcio explains that it became clearly a comedian epic talked about as a paradox.

“It became clearly misunderstood and it became talked about in the are trying to downplay an coarse media publicity and aimed at maintaining the participant.”

Brescia, who lost 3-0 to Roma on the weekend, are backside of Serie A, four facets from security after two wins from their opening 12 suits.

Balotelli has scored two targets in seven appearances since becoming a member of his fatherland club in August.

He becamecalled “arrogant”by Brescia’s ultras community following his response to racist abuse from Verona supporters earlier this season.

Verona had been handed a one-match partial stadium closure and the clubbanned one amongst their leading ultras,Luca Castellini, for extra than 10 years after he talked about Balotelli would possibly perchance “never be completely Italian”.

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