Borussia Dortmund keeper Weidenfeller: Man City's Balotelli a smart dog

Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller has spoken of his clash with Mario Balotelli during the Manchester City striker's successful spotkick last night.

Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller has spoken of his clash with Mario Balotelli during the Manchester City striker's successful spotkick last night.

Weidenfeller, who had been playing a game of 'anything you can do, I can do better' with Joe Hart all night, stepped forward and attempted to psyche out Balotelli.

"I whispered in his ear," Weidenfeller told Blick.

"He is a smart dog who couldn't be influenced by me."

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