#sports Mario Balotelli signs for FC Sion as the striker joins the ELEVENTH club of his career

#sports Mario Balotelli signs for FC Sion as the striker joins the ELEVENTH club of his career

#sports activities Mario Balotelli signs for FC Sion as the striker joins the ELEVENTH club of his career

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Mario Balotelli signs for Swiss facet FC Sion as the controversial Italian striker joins the ELEVENTH club of his career… after leaving Turkish facet Adana Demirspor following a livid row with boss Vincenzo Montella

  • Mario Balotelli has joined Swiss facet FC Sion after leaving Adana Demirspor
  • It shall be the eleventh club of the ex-Manchester City and Liverpool ahead’s career
  • The transfer comes days after a row with Adana Demirspor boss Vincenzo Montella
  • Balotelli had loved a revival in Turkey, scoring 19 targets in 35 appearances 

Fomer Manchester City and Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has joined Swiss facet FC Sion for £2.3million.

The Italian is ready to maneuver to the eleventh completely different club of his career after leaving Turkish facet Adana Demirspor and was introduced on Wednesday night by his new club, signing a two-year-deal.

The transfer comes simply days after he practically got here to blows with the Turkish facet’s supervisor Vincenzo Montella.

Former Man City and Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has joined Swiss side FC Sion for £2.3m

Former Man City and Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has joined Swiss facet FC Sion for £2.3m

Balotelli had enjoyed a resurgence at Adana Demirspor, scoring 19 goals in his first season

Balotelli had loved a resurgence at Adana Demirspor, scoring 19 targets in his first season

FC Sion will be Balotelli's 11th different club of his career which has included stints at Manchester City (pictured), Liverpool, Inter Milan and AC Milan

FC Sion shall be Balotelli’s eleventh completely different club of his career which has included stints at Manchester City (pictured), Liverpool, Inter Milan and AC Milan

The ahead joined Adana Demirspor on a three-year deal in July 2021 and had been having fun with considerably of a renaissance in Turkey following his transfer from Monza.

But following simply 13 months at the club, he has departed the Turkish Super Lig facet, after his livid row with his former boss Montella 

At the end result of Adana Demirspor’s 1-0 Turkish Super Lig victory over Umraniye on Saturday, Balotelli provoked an offended response from the Italian supervisor.

The striker appeared to make a remark to Montella that angered the Demirspor supervisor a lot, that he needed to be restrained by employees and gamers.

His departure comes just days after a furious row involving boss Vincenzo Montella

His departure comes simply days after a livid row involving boss Vincenzo Montella

Adana Demirspor manager Montella appeared to be furious over comments made by Balotelli following their 1-0 Turkish Super Lig victory over Umraniye on Saturday

Adana Demirspor supervisor Montella seemed to be livid over feedback made by Balotelli following their 1-0 Turkish Super Lig victory over Umraniye on Saturday

Staff from the Turkish side needed to calm the heated situation between the pair down

Staff from the Turkish facet wanted to calm the heated scenario between the pair down

Montella appeared to lunge at Balotelli and the pair had been solely separated as employees round them intervened and pulled them aside.   

The Italian scored 19 targets for the Turkish facet final season, his second-highest return in a season after the 24 he netted for Nice in 2017-18. 

After his deal was confirmed by the Swiss facet, Sion sporting director Barthelemy Constantin stated: ‘Mario Balotelli will deliver us lots offensively since he comes out of a full season and arrives with us with confidence.

‘He is the type of striker we would have liked, with nice dedication. It is an honour to have him with us.’  

Balotelli had another bust-up with a manager in 2013 when he squared up to Roberto Mancini (right) during a Manchester City training session and had to be removed from the pitch

Balotelli had one other bust-up with a supervisor in 2013 when he squared as much as Roberto Mancini (proper) throughout a Manchester City coaching session and needed to be faraway from the pitch

Balotelli has signed a two-year-deal with the Swiss side following his move from Turkey

Balotelli has signed a two-year-deal with the Swiss facet following his transfer from Turkey

Balotelli began his career at Italian facet Lumezzane, and joined Man City from Inter Milan in 2007.

Balotelli has scored 14 goals in 36 games for Italy

Balotelli has scored 14 targets in 36 video games for Italy

He would go on to have stints at AC Milan, Liverpool, Nice, Marseille, Brescia, Monza and Adana Demirspor earlier than becoming a member of his present facet in Switzerland.  

The Italian striker has scored 14 targets in 36 video games for his nation, however his career has by no means been brief of controversy.

His conflict with former boss Montella is not the first time Balotelli has been concerned in a bust-up with his supervisor.

While at Manchester City he infamously squared-up to Roberto Mancini throughout a coaching session and needed to be faraway from pitch. 

The former Italian worldwide additionally hit the headlines for the fallacious causes throughout his spell in Manchester, when he by accident set hearth to his lavatory after letting off fireworks in his home.

He received a Premier League medal at Manchester City, famously aiding Sergio Aguero for City’s well-known successful purpose towards QPR in 2012.

However, regardless of early hopes in his career that he may go on to grow to be one of the greatest gamers in the world – he has struggled to stay as much as the hype and has now joined his eleventh club.

Mario Balotelli’s career 

2005-2006 – Lumezzane (2 appearances, 0 targets) 

2006-2010 – Inter Milan (86 appearances, 28 targets)

 2010-2013 – Manchester City (80 appearances, 30 targets)

2013-2014 – AC Milan (54 appearances, 30 targets)

2014-2016 – Liverpool (28 appearances, 4 targets)

2015-2016 – AC Milan on mortgage (23 appearances, 3 targets)

2016-2019 – Nice (76 appearances, 43 targets)

2019 – Marseille (15 appearances, 8 targets)

2019-2020 – Brescia (19 appearances, 5 targets)

2020-2021 – Monza (14 appearances, 6 targets)

2021-2022 – Adana Demirspor (35 appearances, 19 targets) 

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