Mario Balotelli relishing Manchester City comeback after knee surgery

10 September 2010 01:22
Mario Balotelli is desperate to pull on a Manchester City shirt again following a successful operation on his injured knee.[LNB]The £23million summer arrival from Inter Milan was injured on his City debut against Timisoara in the Europa League.[LNB]His recovery is expected to take around six weeks but the 20-year-old was staying positive as he left the San Matteo hospital in Pavia, Italy.[LNB]'I'm fine and the surgery went well,' he told 'I hope to return to play in as little time as possible.' [LNB]Road to recovery: Balotelli leaves the San Matteo hospital in Pavia on crutches[LNB] PICTURE SPECIAL: Mad-cap Mario in high spirits ahead of Milan operationSign up to our FREE Fantasy Football game - with £40,000 in prize money up for grabsALL THE WEEKEND BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE TEAM NEWSNeville: Now I hate Manchester City more than LiverpoolMANCHESTER CITY FC

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