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Mancini: Balotelli row overblown

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said his training ground bust-up with striker Mario Balotelli was overblown and has no plans to sell him. He added "Mario is Mario" but that the player needs to change.

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Roberto Mancini: 'Mario is Mario' but he needs to change

Roberto Mancini points angrily at Mario Balotelli during an altercation yesterday. Credit: Eamonn & James Clarke

Speaking at a pre-match press conference Roberto Mancini says "Mario is Mario" but he needs to change. He also confirmed he has no plans to sell the striker.

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