German international of Ghanaian parentage, Jerome Boateng is in Ghana for the first time in his life. The Bayern Munich ace is celebrating the Christmas holidays in Ghana with is two daughters Soley and Lamia, as well as his sister, Avelina.
Boateng started his career at Hertha BSC where he developed from the youth ranks to the main team. After his first season at Hertha, he soon signed for Hamburger SV and established himself as an integral part of the team, helping Hamburg reach the two consecutive UEFA Europa League semi-finals.
After one season in England with Manchester City, he joined Bayern Munich in 2011 and has since won domestic and European honours with the club, notably the continental treble in the 2012–13 season.
Boateng is the younger brother Ghana international and Sassuolo midfielder, Kevin-Prince Boateng. The pair were born to a Ghanaian father but different German mothers.
Earlier, YEN.com.gh reported that the German-born Ghanaian footballer will be storming Ghana for the very first time.
In an Instagram post by Jerome which was sighted by YEN.com.gh, the Bayern Munich guardsman expressed his joy ahead of his trip to his father’s country.
He wrote: “Special trip ahead... can‘t wait to visit Ghana for the very first time.”
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