"The Italian law is unjust and needs to be changed," the 17 year-old told Corriere dello Sport. "I feel like a Second Division citizen."
Balotelli has already snubbed the chance to represent Ghana because he wants to follow his Azzurri dream.
"Even having been born here, I am still not being recognised as a citizen and I find that to be enormously unjust," he continued. "I have turned down an invitation to play for Ghana because I want to wear the Azzurri shirt.
"The reason I did so is because I was born in Italy and I have always lived there, so I feel like an Italian."