Former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli is set to join Serie B side Monza based in Italy for undisclosed period of time.
The controversial forward will undergo medicals on Monday before joining Kevin Prince Boateng who signed a few months ago.
“Mario Balotelli – free agent – is set to join Monza, Serie B side in Italy! Medicals on Monday. Balotelli is *not* going to Vasco da Gama despite rumours. He’ll join Monza with Silvio Berlusconi as owner, they’ve also signed KevinPrince Boateng months ago.” said Fabrizio Romano.
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According to the sports journalist, Balotelli has never been close Vasco da Gama in Brazil as linked and instead has been keen to stay in Italy.
“Balotelli will have his medicals on Monday and then he’ll sign his contract. He’s never been close to join Vasco da Gama in Brazil – Mario always wanted to stay in Italy and will join Monza in Serie B.” said Fabrizio Romano.