Italian professional footballer Mario Balotelli Barwuah has taken to Instagram to proclaim that he’s proud to be a Ghanaian for that matter an African.
Mario noted that even though he’s proud to be an Italian, he’s also proud to be an African for that matter a Ghanaian.
The 27-year-old was born to two Ghanaian immigrants in Italy and was adopted by Italian parents.
He had the chance to play for either the Black Stars of Ghana or the Azzurri of Italy, but he decided to play for the European Giants than for the Black Stars.
Despite snubbing Ghana, Balotelli has always showed his support for the Black Stars in major football tournaments, expressing his affection for the nation.
In his latest Instagram post, the former AC Milan striker has reaffirmed how proud he is to be from Africa.
Mario Balotelli has played with clubs like Inter Milan, AC Milan, Manchester City, Liverpool and Nice, where is currently plying his trade.
There was a time that Mario confessed that he regrets choosing Italy over Ghana.