Premier League - Balotelli unhurt after car crash

Eurosport - Sat, 28 Aug 19:29:00 2010

Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli was unhurt after crashing his car on Saturday morning, police have confirmed.

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The 20-year-old Italian, yet to make his Premier League debut for City since joining for 25 million from European champions Internazionale, was at the wheel of his Audi A8 when it collided with another car in Chester Road, Hulme.

Balotelli was breathylsed, as is standard procedure in such incidents, and the police are not investigating the matter any further.

A Greater Manchester Police spokesman said: "At 9.45am today we were called to Chester Road in Hulme to reports of a two-car collision.

"Officers attended and found a black BMW had been in collision with an Audi A8.

"Nobody was injured.

"Both cars were damaged and removed from the scene."

It is not yet known whether or not the incident will affect Balotelli's chances of making his Premier League bow at Sunderland on Sunday afternoon.


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