The front page of Nice-Matin is unequivocal this Friday. Mario Balotelli is accused of rape. The information, published this Thursday in the Italian media, is confirmed by the regional daily. The facts would go back to 2017, when the attacker officiated on the side of OGC Nice.
The international transalpine, now in Brescia, sees a young woman, aged 16 at the time of the events, accusing her of rape at the exit of a nightclub on the Côte d’Azur. An investigation was opened by the Vicenza prosecution. Super Mario says he is the victim of blackmail and attempted extortion.
La une de Nice-Matin du vendredi 21 février 2020 pic.twitter.com/sPf9PSkyXi
— Nice-Matin (@Nice_Matin) February 20, 2020