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‘I’m really happy’ to be back in Serie A

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1 / 8 Mario Balotelli: ‘I can’t wait’ to play for Liverpool article 1 0 The Italy international is back in Italy with the Reds and, after a successful season in the Premier League, he is looking forward to making his debut in the Champions League.

“I’m very happy, it’s a great feeling,” he told Tuttosport.

“It’s a big moment for me and I’m very excited.

I’m really looking forward, to play against Liverpool and I hope to score a goal.”

Balotellis return to the club was not as smooth as he had hoped.

The 29-year-old was suspended for the first leg of the FA Cup semi-final against Manchester United in August after testing positive for cocaine in a bar, but the ban was later overturned.

“The first leg was a lot harder than the second one, the suspension was not a huge issue and the team didn’t have any problems,” he added.

“On the other hand, the ban lasted longer and the players did not play well.

It was a very hard time.”

Balottei was one of three players to miss the start of the season.

The other was Antonio Conte, who missed out on the start to the Premier

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