Balotelli plays for Man City's youth team

Manchester City Mario Balotelli
Balotelli scored twice for the club's under-21 team against Blackburn Credit: Twitter/Manchester City
Manchester City Mario Balotelli
Balotelli joked as he entered the field. Credit: Twitter/Manchester City

Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli is playing for the club's under-21 team this afternoon.

The Italian international striker played 20 minutes of City's FA Cup victory against Watford on Saturday, just days after his fallout with manager Roberto Mancini.

Read: Mario Balotelli and Roberto Mancini pictured in training ground scrap

Watch: Mancini says spat with Balotelli was 'nothing special'

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