Mario Balotelli's 'Why Always Me?' celebration, as told by the man who printed the shirt

Ever wondered what the story behind Mario Balotelli’s “Why Always Me” celebration was? Well, wonder no more.

In a candid interview with Manchester City, the Citizens’ kit man at the time, Les Chapman, recalls the circumstances that led to the famous shirt reveal.

Having warned the Italy striker away from offensive messages, Balotelli eventually settled on his slogan of choice, and the rest is history.

We’re really intrigued as to what Mario’s initial ideas were…


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