MARIO BALOTELLI was denied the hilarious story he was able to troll Paris Saint-Germain with a Marcus Rashford t-shirt if he scored towards them on Sunday.
United beat PSG Three-1 in France earlier this month to finish a historic comeback after dropping the primary leg 2-Zero.
A late Rashford penalty sealed the victory after a Romelu Lukaku double, and in response to stories from France Balotelli was planning a tribute to the United ahead throughout Marseille’s conflict with the French giants on the weekend.
The previous Manchester Metropolis and Liverpool striker – well-known for his whacky celebrations – was allegedly able to face the wrath of the Parc de Princes crowd with the final word insult within the present local weather.
In keeping with French soccer journalist Jonathan Johnson, the Italy worldwide was sporting a t-shirt with of Rashford beneath his jersey, that he would have unleashed if he scored.
Johnson tweeted: “Mario Balotelli reportedly had a t-shirt with the face of Manchester United’s Marcus Rashford beneath his Marseille shirt in case he scored & celebrated vs PSG this night.”
The celebration would have been a whole U-turn on the “Why all the time me?” t-shirt he unveiled at Previous Trafford when scored the opener as Metropolis beat United 6-1 in 2011.
However the French champions have been spared the jibe as Balotelli didn’t get on the scoresheet as PSG beat Marseille Three-1 – and he wasn’t sporting the t-shirt anyway.
Upon listening to the story, Balotelli posted a hyperlink on Instagram with the phrases: It is a LIE!”
Kylian Mbappe opened the scoring for PSG, Valere Germain hit again for the guests earlier than Angel Di Maria bagged a brace for the house facet who’re 20 factors away from Lille who misplaced at Monaco on Friday.
The PSG gamers have been additionally reminded of final week’s Champions League failure by their very own followers who shunned the kick-off towards Marseille.
It was the primary sport at residence since their defeat to United and the membership’s Ultras within the Auteil finish of the stadium stayed silent and refused to take their seats.
Banners studying “We do not overlook”, “respect the institution” and “banknotes rather than a coronary heart” have been hung in a bit behind the objective to make their emotions clear in regards to the failure.