Brazilian legend Ronaldo is backing AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli to be a World Cup star.

Ronaldo will be part of the World Cup draw later today.

"Italy are traditionally a team to be feared in these tournaments," he said at a Press conference in Costa do Sauipe.

"Even when they don't necessarily play that well, they still often get to the semi-final or the Final.

"Balotelli is a great champion and can make the difference at the World Cup, if he behaves himself."

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