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Galliani: Balotelli our Messi
February 5, 2013
By ESPN Staff
AC Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani has hailed Manchester City reject Mario Balotelli as the club's answer to Lionel Messi.
Balotelli, a £19.5 million deadline-day deal from England, became an instant hero to the Rossoneri after scoring both goals on debut in a 2-1 win over Udinese.
The 19-year-old dispatched a first-half volley before slotting home the dramatic stoppage time winning penalty.
After the match, Galliani was full of praise for his new ...