Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, has denied any interest in signing Mario Balotelli from AC Milan and described the reports as “pure invention”.
Italian striker has been heavily linked with a move to the Emirates
this summer, with Milan keen to offload him, but Wenger says he is not
keen on Balotelli.
He told beIN Sport: “No. No, that’s pure
invention. We cannot believe absolutely everything that is on internet
or is in newspapers.
“Sometimes it’s created by agents or by press who needs news. But in that case, it’s not true.”
is expected to cost around £27m, but a lot of observers have said the
divisive frontman is not a typical Wenger player.