Italy 'not dependent' on Mario Balotelli

October 13, 2013
By ESPN staff

Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini has dismissed suggestions the Azzurri are dependent on striker Mario Balotelli, who was injured for Friday's draw with Denmark.

Cesare Prandellli's side maintained their unbeaten run in the World Cup qualifying group stage, but required Alberto Aquilani's injury-time equaliser in ...

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