Report: Milan want Balotelli extension

The Serie A giants AC Milan are reportedly considering to the prospect of signing Liverpool outcast Mario Balotelli on a permanent deal.

The Italy international arrived the San Siro from Liverpool on loan last August after the striker was deemed surplus to requirements at Anfield.

The 25-year-old has since struggled to make an impact at the Rossoneri, and this led to the rumours that he could be sold to a new club on his return to Premier League football.

However, The report claims AC Milan officials are desperate to discuss an extension for the controversial attacker despite his lack of success at the San Siro Stadium.

Balotelli has scored three goals in 18 appearances in all competition for Milan this season.