Five players snubbed in the 2016 Ballon d’Or nominations

Everyone knows that at this year’s Ballon d’Or ceremony, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will likely compete for Ballon d’Or, the prize awarded to the world’s best player. After six years, FIFA separated from France Football magazine to come up with its own award this year, and France Football decided to expand the list of nominees from three finalists to a list of 30...
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November 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Germany face race against time to get Boateng fit for Slovakia

Germany's medical staff are working around-the-clock to get key defender Jerome Boateng fit for Sunday's Euro 2016 last 16 clash against Slovakia.The Bayern Munich center-back came off on 76 minutes with a knock to his calf in their 1-0 group stage win over Northern Ireland on Tuesday."The hardening is declining, he and the medical staff are working flat out," revealed Germany's...
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June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Boateng blasts Germany's attack after Euro 2016 draw with Poland

German defender Jerome Boateng was critical of his more attack-minded team-mates after the world champions were held to a 0-0 draw with Poland at Euro 2016 on Thursday.Bayern Munich's Boateng kept club team-mate and Polish star Robert Lewandowski in check, but his strikers struggled to land a blow as Germany failed to score for first time in 15 games at a major finals.However, despite...
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June 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Boateng 'proud to be German' after racist comment

Germany defender Jerome Boateng was "sad" to be the victim of a racist comment from a German politician on Sunday.Alexander Gauland of Germany's right-wing Alternative fur Deutschland (AfD) party said in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung on Sunday that he would "not want to have Boateng as a neighbor."After representing his country for the 58th time in a 3-1 defeat to Slovakia...
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May 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Can Bayern Munich win the Champions League without Jerome Boateng?

There are a lot of things that go into winning the Champions League. First, and foremost, you need a deep roster with great players. You also need a little bit of luck throughout the year and you need to be disciplined. You also need to try to stay healthy. Bayern Munich knows all too well about the fight to stay healthy. Now their hunt for a sixth European Cup will have to be done...
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February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Bayern Defender Jerome Boateng gets trolled hard after Messi breaks his ankles

Here lies one who was trolled to death. After Jerome Boateng collapsed after a sublime Messi juke during the Champions League semifinal first leg 2-0 defeat to Barcelona, some ingenious trolls decided to edit Boateng's Wikipedia page and insert his death. Although death is no laughing matter, this is hilarious: Now don't worry, he is still alive, but for the time being, he probably...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Bayern defender Boateng's ban reduced to 2 matches

Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng has had his suspension reduced to two Bundesliga matches. The German Football Federation originally banned Boateng for three matches, but Bayern appealed. At a hearing on Monday, the federation reduced the ban to two matches. Boateng was sent off early in last week's 1-1 draw with Schalke. He missed Saturday's 2-0 victory in Stuttgart and will...
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February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Soccer Star Kevin-Prince Boateng Hospitalized After Christmas-Day Street Attack

Kevin Prince-Boateng is glad that he’ll probably be well enough to play in his team’s next game and at the 2014 FIFA World Cup because he could have been worse off. Boateng, a midfielder for German club FC Schalke 04 and Ghana’s national team, was attacked by an unknown assailant on the street in Kaarst, Germany, on Wednesday. He went to a local hospital after suffering bruises...
December 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Boateng signs new Bayern contract

Germany defender Jerome Boateng has extended his contract with Bayern Munich in a deal that will keep him at the Champions League titleholder through mid-2018. The 25-year-old was already under contract until 2015 but will now remain with the German champions until June 2018, the club confirmed on their website. "I am very happy," said Boateng, who joined Bayern in 2011 from Manchester...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Bayern Munich extends Boateng's contract to 2018

Germany defender Jerome Boateng has extended his contract with Bayern Munich in a deal that will keep him at the Champions League titleholder through mid-2018. The Bundesliga champion's chairman, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, says Boateng has become one of the club's ''important players'' and that it was only ''logical'' for Bayern to seek to keep him. Boateng's original contract was...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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