It had to be him – Balotelli scores against Vieira’s Nice


The well-travelled ahead was on the right track towards his former membership to proceed his run of superb type since transferring to Stade Velodrome

Mario Balotelli reminded Good and former boss Patrick Vieira what they’re lacking out on as he scored towards his previous membership for Marseille on Sunday.

The Italian netted 33 Ligue 1 objectives in his first two seasons at Good earlier than falling out with Vieira amid health points and his failure to attain in 10 league appearances initially of this time period.

He made a January swap to Marseille and took the chance to get one over on his former employers within the top-flight conflict on the Stade Velodrome.
Whereas Vieira was left considerably stony-faced on the touchline, Balotelli’s celebrations had been a minimum of a level much less exuberant than after his scissor-kick opening aim in final weekend’s 2-Zero house win over Saint-Etienne, when he broadcast himself reside on Instagram.

This time the previous Manchester Metropolis ahead sat down close to the nook flag and performed rock, paper, scissors with Florian Thauvin.

Balotelli’s aim, his fifth in seven outings for Marseille, proved the winner as Rudi Garcia’s males prevailed 1-Zero as they lower the hole to third-placed Lyon to a few factors.

The striker is below contract till the top of the season at Marseille, however signalled his willingness to remain previous 2018-19 previous to Sunday’s conflict.

“The very fact of the matter is that my contract expires on the finish of this season and after that, we’ll talk about it,” he instructed La Provence.