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Barcelona could've snapped up Inter Milan superkid Balotelli

DiarioSport says before Balotelli left little Lumezzane he had trials with Barca in the summer 2006 - including playing in three junior games alongside current Barca starlet Thiago.

Balotelli struck eight goals in his short spell with Barca, but the Spanish giants didn't move quick enough as Inter struck terms with Lumezzane while he was still trialling in Spain.

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