No proof of Spolli racism to Balotelli

December 2, 2013
By Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent

Lipreading experts have been unable to determine if Catania defender Nicolas Spolli racially abused Mario Balotelli in Sunday's 3-1 win for the Rossoneri in Sicily.

Balotelli was in no doubt that he had been racially insulted, pointing the finger at the Argentinean and warning him not to use such words. Referee Nicola Rizzoli was first on the scene to separate the pair with ...

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