AC Milan boss Max Allegri has declared interest in Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli.

City ace Balotelli struck a hat-trick in yesterday's victory over Aston Villa.

Balotelli claimed he is "happy in England", but should change arise, Allegri would offer a rescue plan.

"I would like to coach Balotelli, but it [a transfer] would be hard as we already have many champions," Allegri told Sky Sport Italia.

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