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Now we wait to see the medal ceremonies, and to see whether our Mario will reappear to pick up his loser’s one. The Spanish players are hanging out on the pitch with their various small children. The Italy fans look appropriately defeated. Balotelli is still nowhere to be seen, as the rest of his teammates wait for the medals. Ah, here he is, water bottle in hand, blank expression, returning to the field to rejoin the other players. So at least no scandal there.

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