AC Milan confirms transfer deal for Mario Balotelli

Call it the end of era.

AC Milan confirmed a transfer deal for Manchester City’s mercurial striker Mario Balotelli. The 22-year-old will reportedly undergo a medical on Wednesday to finalize his move back to Serie A before signing his contract.

The move back to Serie A ends Balotelli’s turbulent tenure with the defending Premier League giants that has seen the Italian star dominate headlines for on and off-the field incidents with players, managers, teammates and fans.

Milan’s director Umberto Gandini confirmed the deal on Twitter explaining, “Transfer agreement for Balotelli signed with Manchester City. Medicals tomorrow in Milan, then personal terms until 2017 signing.”

Read more on Balotelli’s exit from Etihad Stadium here.