34 Facts About Jerome Boateng

1. Jerome Boateng is a star defender for Germany, and Kevin is a forward for Ghana.

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2. Jerome Boateng has a tattoo of an African map with Ghana inscribed in it despite never visiting his fatherland.

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3. Jerome Boateng got engaged to his long-time girlfriend Sherin Senler and both have two children together namely; Soley and Lamia who are twin girls born on the 8th of March 2011.

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4. Jerome Boateng is a professional soccer player who has become popular playing for the German national team as well as the Bundesliga side, Bayern Munich as a defender.

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5. Jerome Boateng is the younger, paternal half-brother of fellow professional footballer Kevin-Prince Boateng.

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6. Jerome Boateng is a Ghanaian German and was born to a German mother named Martina Boateng and a Ghanaian father in Berlin.

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7. Jerome Boateng became the first German player to be sent off in a World Cup match since Miroslav Klose against Serbia in the 2010 World Cup.

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8. Jerome Boateng was named in Joachim Low's final 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on 4 June 2018.

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9. Jerome Boateng was included in Germany's 23-man squad for Euro 2012.

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10. On 23 June 2010, Jerome Boateng played for Germany against his half-brother; Kevin-Prince who represents Ghana.

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11. Jerome Boateng was included in Joachim Low's final 23-man squad for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

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12. Jerome Boateng made his debut with the Germany senior team on 10 October 2009 against Russia, becoming the first German international to get sent off on his debut; he received a second booking in the second half.

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13. Jerome Boateng is a former Germany under-21 international and won with the team the 2009 UEFA European Under-21 Championship.

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14. Jerome Boateng has played for the German under-17 and under-19 national teams.

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15. Jerome Boateng entered the season injury-free and started the season strong as he played every minute of Bayern's first three Bundesliga matches.

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16. On 20 December 2016, Jerome Boateng suffered pectoral muscle tendon and was out for almost three months.

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17. On 18 December, Jerome Boateng signed a new contract with Bayern, keeping him at the club until 2021.

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18. Jerome Boateng picked up a red card against 1899 Hoffenheim on 22 August 2015.

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19. Jerome Boateng picked up a red card against Schalke 04 on 3 February 2015 which resulted in a three-match ban in the Bundesliga.

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20. On 3 May 2014, Jerome Boateng picked up a red card which resulted in a two-match ban.

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21. Jerome Boateng extended his contract with Bayern on 11 December, which will keep him at the club until 2018.

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22. On 2 October 2013, Jerome Boateng picked up a red card against former club Manchester City which resulted in a one-match ban in the Champions League.

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23. On 5 December 2012, Jerome Boateng picked up a red card against BATE Borisov which resulted in a two-match ban.

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24. Jerome Boateng made his debut on 27 July 2011 as a second-half substitute for Rafinha during the 2011 Audi Cup in a match against Milan.

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25. Jerome Boateng was given the same number 17 shirt he wore at Manchester City and for most of his time with Hamburger SV.

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26. In June 2011, Jerome Boateng expressed his desire to leave Manchester City for Bayern Munich, stating that playing for Bayern would help his chances of playing regularly for the Germany national team and that he was frustrated at having to play almost exclusively at right back.

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27. Jerome Boateng made his City debut in a pre-season friendly against Valencia for the first half, alternating between centre back and right back with Micah Richards.

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28. Jerome Boateng was linked with a move to Hamburger SV in the summer of 2007.

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29. Jerome Boateng won a call-up to the first team squad on 31 January 2007.

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30. Jerome Boateng started his career with the youth team of Tennis Borussia Berlin, before joining Hertha BSC in 2002.

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31. Jerome Boateng is the younger half-brother of fellow footballer Kevin-Prince Boateng.

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32. Jerome Boateng was a key member of his country's victory in the 2014 World Cup.

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33. Jerome Boateng played in the Germany under-21 side, which won the 2009 Euro U-21 Championship and was promoted to the national side.

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34. Jerome Boateng started his career at Hertha BSC where he developed from the youth ranks to the main team.

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