Mario Balotelli signs for PUMA!

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Sport-locker.net are buzzing to reveal that football madnut/global superstar Mario Balotelli has signed a new long-term partnership with PUMA!

The Italy striker becomes the latest sporting sensation to join PUMA’s family of star players and athletes that includes Usain Bolt, Sergio Agüero, Cesc Fàbregas, Marco Reus, Radamel Falcao and Rickie Fowler.

Never out of the news for long, Balotelli wore PUMA boots on pitch for the first time last week in AC Milan’s game against Roma, and again in the Milan Derby last night.

Mario Balotelli, Milan, Italy for PUMA

The PUMA evoPOWER Stampa FG were covered in the news headlines that have defined his career to date.

Speaking about the new partnership with PUMA, Mario Balotelli said: “This is a great move for me.  From the early conversations I had with PUMA it was clear that they understand me, my personality and my ambition.

“The product and marketing plans they have developed are very exciting and I will be proud to be associated with everything I have seen.  PUMA’s support for the Italian National team was another instrumental reason for me signing this contract and I am sure that the coming years will bring many good things for us all.”

Mario Balotelli, Milan, Italy for PUMA

Mario Balotelli is a key signing for PUMA, and will become a key asset in PUMA’s brand and football communication over the coming years. PUMA’s long-standing partnership with the FIGC (Italian Football Association) is another strategic focus in which the Italian Centre Forward will play a significant role.   

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