On the day he signed for Manchester City, Mario Balotelli confessed he wished he could have stayed in Italy.

It should therefore come as no surprise that a couple of months later he is already planning his exit from the club.

In September, Balotelli sung the AC Milan anthem to journalists outside his hospital, before shouting “Forza Milan!”

Now he reveals he is only committing himself to City until next summer and hopes to play alongside Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who plays for AC Milan.

This is how it feels to be City series