Former Manchester City and Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli have revealed during an interview with an Italian magazine that he is now engaged to the stunning Italian model Alessia Massina, who he’s been dating for just one month.
The controversial Italian striker who is currently a free agent since after he was sacked by his old side Brescia who was relegated from the Seria this summer. Mario who is currently touted set to join Genoa.
Balotelli said in his interview with Italian magazine Chi that he is now engaged to model and former Big Brother contestant Alessia Messina, despite only dating for a month.
Alessia, 27, is an influencer with 500,000 followers on Instagram, while also appearing on Grande Fatello -Italy’s version of Big Brother – as well as other reality shows.
Chi published pictures of her with Mario Balotelli at a Sicilian restaurant this week and the football star is quoted as saying: “I am engaged, and I am in love.”
The pair have reportedly been an item for one month, yet Balotelli has already met her parents at their Sicily home.
He had previously been romantically linked with Brazilian model Dayane Mello.
Nevertheless, he also added: “I don’t want any interference. Let’s be clear – I haven’t seen Dayane for some time now.”
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