Don’t expect Mario Balotelli to join the club he most admires as long as Silvio Berlusconi owns AC Milan. The former Italian PM called him ” a rotten apple”
The more complete quote and there is no mincing around.
” If you put a rotten apple into the dressing room you’ll infect everyone else. I’ve had to make my own mind up on Balotelli as a person and I’d never accept having him in our squad! “
His favourite player, Stephen El Sharaawy who he said no amount of money could prise away from the side.
Berlusconi also gave no quarter to embattled Massimiliano Allegri as the club languishes in seventh place.