News : FC Bayern: Jerome Boateng has to leave the club in the summer – committee tough!
The supervisory board of the AG has decided that the defense lawyer will not get a new contract, reports the “kicker”. The advisor to the ex-national player has already been informed of the decision.
Boateng moved from Manchester City to the Isar in the summer of 2011. The defense strategist was then part of the most successful Bayern team for ten years – in 2013 and 2020 he won the triple. Since 2013 he has conquered the titles in series with the star ensemble and was in the 2014 World Cup final against Argentina (1-0).
National coach Joachim Löw retired him in March 2019, as did the Rio world champions Thomas Müller and Mats Hummels from the national team.
After EM-Watschn von Hoeneß – Flick, Boateng defended
Most recently, the fact that ex-Bayern boss Uli Hoeneß, as a TV expert on RTL, had expressly spoken out against Boateng’s comeback in the national team (read more here) had caused a stir. Bayern coach Hansi Flick then immediately stood at the side of his defender to protect himself. “That’s his opinion,” said the Bayern coach at a press conference on Friday. “I know from Bayern Munich that you always support your players. I grew up here and always felt that way.”
Boateng with Bayern: two times triple and six times German champion
Flick Boateng also highlighted sporting successes at Bayern: “I can only say that Jerome has been with Bayern Munich for ten years and has twice won the triple.” In addition, Boateng has been German champion with Bayern every year since 2013. Flick said on Friday: “He was one of the guarantees that we won the six titles. I am very grateful to him, as are other players. He worked hard on himself to get back to this level and is playing Right the games he plays. “
Boateng himself has not yet commented on the report.