My tribe

Man City striker Balotelli hit by knee injury setback

Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has been hit with a knee injury.

The Daily Mail says Balotelli is suffering with knee trouble, just as he was last season.

The Italian made the bench against Swansea and is expected to figure at some stage this weekend. But he had missed training on Saturday after feeling pain and City's medical staff are monitoring the situation.

The 21-year-old had surgery on his right knee last season and also spent time in America with a specialist who has treated golfer Tiger Woods and Manchester United's Michael Owen.

 It's the home stretch! 24/7 click for the best coverage of Manchester City's final transfer market moves

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?