Parma confessed they “tried to sign Mario Balotelli, but the costs are simply not accessible for a club like ours.”
The Italy international is a free agent, as his contract with Olympique Marseille expired after just six months.
“We tried to sign Balotelli and get closer to our respective positions, but we realised the costs are simply not accessible for a club like Parma,” President Pietro Pizarotti told reporters at a Press conference.
“It’s disappointing, because he is a player we really like, but the negotiations will not continue.
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