Friday 19 December 2014

Huge twitter reaction to the news that Mario Balotelli is set to join Liverpool for £16m

Published 21/08/2014 | 12:39

Italy's Mario Balotelli could be on the move this summer
Italy's Mario Balotelli looks like he's on his way to Merseyside

Mario Balotelli has confirmed today that he is leaving AC Milan after training in Milanello with a £16million move to Liverpool imminent and the twitter machine has gone into overdrive.

Cautious but hopeful Liverpool fans, dismayed Arsenal supporters and frustrated Manchester United twitter users took to social media to tweet their opinion on what would be one of the most controversial signings of the summer following the departure of Luis Suarez to Barcelona.

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Balotelli’s agent Mino Raiola is in England to try and push through the deal and is looking for a five-year contract for his client.

The reaction on twitter was priceless, here are the pick of the tweets:

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