Marseille announced the signing of Italian star Mario Balotelli in a free transfer during the current transfer window after the break of his contract with Nice.
Marseille, Balotelli, was presented to the media Wednesday evening at the club’s headquarters and decided to wear shirt number 9.
— Olympique de Marseille (@OM_Officiel) January 23, 2019
The player’s contract will last for only six months, according to the French newspaper “France Football”.
Marseille hope to complete Balotelli’s readiness to lead the team’s attack during their next game against Lille on Friday night in the French league.
Marseille are seventh in the French league with 31 points, with Paris St Germain leading 53 points.