Prince Boateng

  • Appiah out as Ghana coach after two years 4 days ago

    Accra, Ghana: Kwesi Appiah has left his position as Ghana coach, nearly three months after failing to guide the national team out of the group stage at the World Cup in Brazil. The Ghana Football Association says it "agreed to mutually part ways" with Appiah at a meeting on Friday. A...
  • World Cup 2014: Boateng, Muntari suspended from Ghana team after clashing with coach June 26, 2014

    Ghana have thrown Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng off their World Cup squad for disciplinary reasons, plunging the team into further chaos ahead of the decisive group match against Portugal on Thursday. The Ghana Football Association released two separate statements early on Thursday, one saying that Muntari had been suspended for...
  • 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...
  • Schalke rely on Boateng and youth against Chelsea October 21, 2013

    Berlin: Schalke 04 are hoping new signing Kevin-Prince Boateng as well as teenagers Leon Goretzka and Max Meyer can power the Germans past Chelsea on Tuesday as they look for their third win in three games in their Champions League group. With half a dozen players missing through injury, Schalke coach...
  • Schalke sign Milan midfielder Boateng on four-year deal August 30, 2013

    Berlin: Champions League competitors Schalke 04 have signed AC Milan midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng on a four-year deal after the Ghana international passed his medical at the German club on Friday. "I am delighted to be back home in Germany," Germany-born Boateng told reporters. "It is one of the best leagues in...
  • Schalke on the verge of signing Kevin-Prince Boateng August 30, 2013

    Gelsenkirchen: Schalke are on the verge of signing Ghana midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng from AC Milan. The Bundesliga club say on their website that the 26-year-old Boateng is undergoing a medical. Boateng scored twice as Milan qualified for the Champions League with a 3-0 win over PSV Eindhoven on Wednesday. His departure...
  • Milan survive PSV test to reach Champions League group stage August 29, 2013

    Milan: Kevin-Prince Boateng scored twice for AC Milan as they survived a stern test from PSV Eindhoven's young team to reach the Champions League group stage on Wednesday. Mario Balotelli also struck his first European goal for Milan in a flattering 3-0 second-leg win which took them through 4-1 on...
  • AC Milan missing 10 players for Serie A opener August 23, 2013

    Rome: AC Milan will have 10 players missing for their opening match of the Serie A season at Hellas Verona on Saturday including Kevin-Prince Boateng, Nigel De Jong, Sulley Muntari and Giampaolo Pazzini. "The thing that annoys me most is that I won't have Pazzini available," said coach Massimiliano Allegri at...
  • AC Milan star Boateng to again play for Ghana August 23, 2013

    Accra (Ghana): AC Milan midfielder Kevin Prince Boateng has written to the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to confirm his availability to play for the Black Stars again after nearly two years of taking temporary leave. "I write to inform the Ghana Football Association that, after a few consultations, I have decided...
  • Kevin-Prince Boateng ready to play for Ghana June 14, 2013

    The Ghana Football Association has confirmed that Kevin-Prince Boateng has made himself available to play for Ghana again. The AC Milan midfielder, 24, had announced his retirement from international football in November 2011 after 18 months playing for Ghana, citing frequent injuries. "Before Ghana played Sudan he had confirmed to...
  • Juventus fined 30,000 euros for racist abuse April 23, 2013

    Rome: Juventus have been fined 30,000 euro because a section of their fans were heard chanting racist abuse during Sunday's match against AC Milan. Some of the Bianconeri supporters were seen directing racial chants at AC Milan footballer Kevin-Prince Boateng during the Serie A clash, reports Xinhua. It is not the first...
  • UEFA plans tougher sanctions to combat racism April 10, 2013

    Manchester: European soccer governing body UEFA are planning to introduce tough new sanctions to combat racism with players found guilty of racist offences banned for a minimum of 10 matches, UEFA general secretary Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday. Infantino also said there would be partial closure of stadiums for a first...
  • UEFA recommends referees halt matches in case of racism March 28, 2013

    Sofia: UEFA has recommended that referees stop matches when there are incidents of racism and says it will "fully support" them if they follow its advice. In a resolution issued in conjunction with the European Clubs Association (ECA) and the world players' union FIFPro, European soccer's governing body reminded referees...
  • Football needs a black Mourinho, says Milan's Boateng March 22, 2013

    Milan: AC Milan midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng, who led a walk-off in a club friendly in January after being racially abused, believes the game needs to be more multi-cultural. The Ghanaian player has since decided his protest in the match against Italian fourth-tier side Pro Patria was not the right thing...
  • AC Milan stun Barcelona 2-0 in the first leg at San Siro February 21, 2013

    Milan: AC Milan stunned Barcelona 2-0 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Wednesday, beating the Spanish giant for the first time in eight matches. Kevin-Prince Boateng gave Milan the lead in controversial circumstances in the 57th minute. Cristian Zapata appeared to handle Riccardo Montolivo's assist...
  • Ronaldo shocked by Boateng racism episode January 7, 2013

    Zurich: Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo said it was incredible that episodes of racism still happen in soccer stadiums after AC Milan abandoned a friendly in Italy last week because of offensive chants by spectators. However, the Portuguese forward was non-committal over Milan midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng's decision to walk off the...
  • AC Milan fight back to beat 10-man Catania in Serie A December 1, 2012

    Rome: AC Milan recovered from a goal down to win 3-1 at 10-man Catania thanks to a second-half double from Stephan El Shaarawy and a strike by Kevin-Prince Boateng who was sent off near the end of a lively Serie A clash on Friday. The win, which was Milan's third...
  • Buoyant Milan aim to stretch lead at Serie A top February 17, 2012

    Milan: It is a buoyant AC Milan side which heads to Cesena on Sunday as they turns their attention back to Serie A following a dominant Champions League victory against Arsenal. Milan are all but through to the quarter-finals after humiliating the Premier League side 4-0 in the first leg. They...