The Liverpool manager is adamant that the Italian has a future with the Merseyside club.
After being rebuffed in their advances for Mario Balotelli, Parma have reportedly moved to bring in Fabio Borini from Liverpool.
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The two strikers have barely got a chance to play alongside eachother this season.
Last night, Liverpool and Chelsea drew 1-1 at Anfield in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final.
Mario Balotelli and Joe Allen would have been worried by the fantastic performance the Reds put in against Jose Mourinho's men.
Former defender Phil Thompson believes Liverpool could be tempted into sanctioning the sale of Mario Balotelli during the January transfer window.
A selection of the latest stories in the media involving Liverpool Football Club this Tuesday morning.
Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler is backing Mario Balotelli to come good despite struggling to handle the pressure of life at Anfield.
Michael Owen says that Liverpool should hold onto Mario Balotelli until the end of the season at least.