Italy’s right-back has moved to tip the Three Lions as potential World Cup wave-makers and he might well be right.
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The Premier League giants have been linked with Mario Balotelli but his history on and off the pitch show he isn’t worth the gamble
With practically no prospect of European football for Il Diavolo next term north London’s top two could pick the bones from Milan’s carcass.
Mario Balotelli is fit to start for the first time since the first leg and will be raring to go at the Vicente Calderon.
AC just don’t lose home and away in Europe, while the La Liga side aren’t as an imperious a proposition these days.
After six underwhelming months at White Hart Lane Erik Lamela could be on his way back to Serie A, with Italy forward Stephan El Shaarawy making the opposite journey.
Wily old Champions League campaigners like the Rossoneri don’t get turned over on home soil every day.
If Arsenal are serious about signing Mario Balotelli, they would be wise to strike a deal before the summer.