There were many things that we could have featured in the week in brief. Chelsea going down to nine men against QPR, still almost picking up a point and a certain John Terry. Newcastle continuing their unbeaten run, Arsenal’s crisis seemingly being over or Liverpool’s inability to put teams to bed. However, only one man is worth talking about: Mario Balotelli!
Manchester City beating Man United 6-1 at Old Trafford was big news, but even that has been overshadowed by Balotelli, fireworks and a t-shirt. Because Mario Balotelli accidentally set fire to his own house. Yes. He was innocently setting off some fireworks from his bathroom, but against all the odds, something went wrong. With the entire 1st floor ablaze, he then rushed back into his house to retrieve a suitcase full of money (this story may not be entirely accurate).
We have a look at the antics of Mario Balotelli in the Week in Brief…