Jerome Boateng

  • Germans draw first blood in rivalry with English foes September 18, 2014

    Berlin: German teams scored a point or more accurately, seven in their rivalry with English clubs this week, coming out on top in two of their three Champions League duels, with the third resulting in a share of the spoils. Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich certainly had the better of...
  • Boateng's goal gives Bayern Munich 10 win over Manchester City September 18, 2014

    Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng returned to haunt his former club with a lastgasp goal that secured a 10 win over English title holders Manchester City in their opening Champions League Group E clash on Wednesday. Boateng, who joined Bayern from City in 2011, broke the deadlock in Munich with a...
  • German defenders Boateng, Hummels out of Argentina game September 2, 2014

    Duesseldorf: Germany coach Joachim Loew has called up Hoffenheim midfielder Sebastian Rudy for Wednesday's friendly with Argentina after defenders Jerome Boateng and Mats Hummels withdrew with injury. Loew says Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira is doubtful due to a knee problem and he called up Rudy because "we have a shortage...
  • World Cup 2014: Injured Hummels may miss Ghana match, says Germany June 18, 2014

    Santo Andre: Defender Mat Hummels may miss Germany's next World Cup match against Ghana on Saturday after suffering a thigh injury in the team's opening match, the German FA (DFB) said on Tuesday. "Hummels suffered a contusion in his right thigh with bleeding into the muscle," the DFB said in a...
  • Blood not always thicker than water in football World Cup June 8, 2014

    KevinPrince Boateng and Jerome Boateng will be one of several pairs of brothers to line up at the World Cup finals, but unlike the others they will be on opposing sides. Even more unusually, just as in 2010, they will face each other in the group stage. While Yaya and Kolo...
  • Bayern beat BATE Borisov 41 to finish top in Group F December 6, 2012

    Munich: Bayern Munich beat BATE Borisov 41 to make sure of winning Group F and being seeded in the knockout stage of the Champions League on Wednesday. Both teams finished with 10 men but Bayern managed to score twice while down a player. Mario Gomez put Bayern ahead in the...
  • Injuries rule out Klose, Ozil for Netherlands friendly November 12, 2012

    Berlin: Injurystricken Germany will be without playmaker Mesut Ozil and their only outandout striker Miroslav Klose when they take on Netherlands in a friendly in Amsterdam on Wednesday as the injured list grew on Monday. The Germans are already without a handful of starters with midfielders Bastian Schweinsteiger and Toni Kroos...
  • Patience key for Germany against Greece June 22, 2012

    Gdansk: A day before their European Championship quarterfinal against Greece, the one thing on German minds was patience. Both coach Joachim Loew and goalkeeper Manuel Neuer believe composure will be the key to success. The Germans expect Greece to erect a defensive wall in front of its goal. Breaking it...