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Mario Balotelli's pet pig is now his Twitter avatar

We guess Super, the cute ickle baby pig, really captures the essence of his character.

YESTERDAY, YOU MAY have noticed Twitter was ablaze with talk of Mario Balotelli and his new pet pig, Super.

It’s just the latest of many episodes which make it impossible not to love the ex Manchester City striker.

And, not content with bringing the first adorable image of Super to the masses, the little porkie now dominates his Twitter timeline, appearing in every single Tweet as the Italian’s avatar.

Never change, Mario. Neh. Ver. Change.

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