Jerome Boateng

  • 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

    Kevin-Prince 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 4-1 to finish top in Group F December 6, 2012

    Munich: Bayern Munich beat BATE Borisov 4-1 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: Injury-stricken Germany will be without playmaker Mesut Ozil and their only out-and-out 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 quarter-final 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...