PHOTO: Liverpool's Mario Balotelli gets a lecture from a priest

Liverpool bad boy Mario Balotelli received some divine intervention while on international duty.

Mario Balotelli needs help from somewhere at the moment, and it may be spiritual guidance which sets him back on track.

The forward is yet to net in the Premier League for Liverpool since signing at the end of August, and has not even looked close to doing so.

The £16 million addition was even pictured out parting after the Reds' latest defeat to Chelsea, but still managed to earn an international recall to the Italy squad.

There he was pictured receiving some advice from the priest of the Italian national team, Don Massimiliano Gabbricci, after a training session with the Azzurri.

For all the Liverpool fans who have prayed the striker will find his scoring boots, this could be a turning point for the forward to re-focus.

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