However, they are still very much in the race for Champions League qualification, with rivals such as Arsenal and Manchester United also having a shaky first four games. Even with this, there have been doubts over their ability to get in to the top four.
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5) Mario Balotelli labelled too fat to play
Now on loan at AC Milan, the 25-year-old’s manager has told him that he needs to lose weight if he is going to play, reports the Daily Star.
“He’s not played for a while and he still has to improve,” said Sinis Mihaljovic, “He’s training well and his physical tests are satisfactory, but he’s three kilogrammes overweight: he’s on a diet and when he’s ready he will play.”