Jerome Boateng Shocking Biography, Age, Height, Facts and Net Worth

Jerome Boateng Shocking Biography, Age, Height and Net Worth

Jerome Boateng True Story and Facts

Full name Jérôme Agyenim Boateng
Date of birth 3 September 1988 (age 31)
Place of birth West Berlin, West Germany
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Bayern Munich
Number 17
Youth career
1994–2002 Tennis Borussia Berlin
2002–2006 Hertha BSC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Hertha BSC II 24 (1)
2007 Hertha BSC 10 (0)
2007–2010 Hamburger SV 75 (0)
2010–2011 Manchester City 16 (0)
2011– Bayern Munich 192 (4)
National team
2004–2005 Germany U17 4 (1)
2005–2007 Germany U19 17 (2)
2007–2009 Germany U21 15 (1)
2009– Germany 76 (1)

Who is Jerome Boateng?

Jerome Boateng is a professional German soccer player of Ghanaian origin  is at the peak of his fame. He plays for FC Bayern Munich on the position of the midfielder; sometimes he plays in the right flank.

Jerome Boateng Childhood and youth

Jérôme Agyenim Boateng was born in West Berlin on September 3, 1988. His father and prince were from the Republic of Ghana, and his mother, Martina, was of German descent.

His father left his hometown and went to Hungary, but later he decided to return to Germany. Prince wanted to learn administration. However, Jerome Boateng did not succeed in this idea. Part of Bateeng’s job is as a waitress and DJ, while also playing football for a local football club in Berlin. What about his father’s brother? He played for the Ghana national team when he was young.

A few years before Jérôme was born, his son’s father was Mr. Football’s step-brother Kevin-Prince Boateng. In the words of his father, the brothers have nothing in common. Jérôme is punctual and responsible, while Kevin is just the opposite.

Jerome Boateng Shocking Biography, Age, Height and Net Worth
Kevin-Prince Boateng and Jérôme Boateng

Despite the difference in the tempers, the father took efforts so that Jérôme and Kevin-Prince could spend a lot of time together. He was training his sons and taught them to kick the ball only with their left or just right leg.

Jerome Boateng  has one more brother – George Boateng. People often confuse him with his namesake – the Netherlands football player of Ghanaian origin. George is the German-Ghanaian rapper. The public knows him under the pseudonym of BTNG. Jérôme also has a younger sister Avelina.

Prince lost contact with his son Kevin when he moved to England. Here he leads active social life; he regularly visits nightclubs and parties. Jérôme has different priorities. Boateng doesn’t drink alcohol, doesn’t smoke. He is a thoughtful and calm person.


After the German reunification, Boateng entered the Academy of Tennis Borussia Berlin football club where he was studying for six years. In 2002 he transferred to Hertha BSC academy where he studied till 2006.

Hertha football club

Jérôme Boateng as a part of Hertha football club

Jerome Boateng debut match took place on March 10, 2007 in a match between Hertha FC and Borussia. By the end of the season, the footballer had played seven games and in the summer of the same year, he moved to Hamburg FC. The team paid € 2.5 million for the midfield. Jérôme scored his first goal in the Runners FC goal on August 30, 2009.

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In May 2010, the defender moved to Manchester City Football Club to become Roberto Mancini’s first starter. The football club paid 10.4 million pounds for this. But it turns out that football players’ careers on this team have been less successful. Therefore, on July 14, 2011, Bayern Munich FC agreed to buy Boateng: the total amount of the transition reached 14 million euros.

In this club, the football players were very successful: the first season was very good and the football players spent 4825 minutes on the pitch. Jérôme participated in 12 games without substitutions, but on November 11th he was injured in a game against Eintracht. After recovery, he appeared on the field in mid-December.

Bayern Munich FC and Jerome Boateng signed a three-year contract in the summer of 2013. The footballer scored his first goal during the European Championship on September 17, 2014. Jerome did not compete in most of 2016-2017 because of his trauma.

German national team

Jérôme Boateng as a part of the

What about the footballer’s international career he has joined the symbolic team of UEFA European Championship. As a part of German national team, he played his first match against Russia on the 10th of October 2009. That time he distinguished only with the fact that he received the red card.

At FIFA World Cup 2010 he took part in the match with Ghana. At UEFA European Championship he has played all the five matches. According to the results of the tournament in 2014, he got to the list of 33 best football players. At UEFA European Championship 2016 Jérôme got the position of the central defender. Already on the 26th of June, 2016 the football player has scored his first goal during the match against the Slovakian national team.

Personal life

Jérôme Boateng met his present wife Sherin Senler when he was 17 years old. The couple has two children: twins Soley and Lamia and were born on the 8th of March, 2011.

Jérôme Boateng and his wife, Sherin
Jérôme Boateng and his wife, Sherin

The relationship between young people is not ideal, they even separated for a while. Some reporters talk about Boateng’s infidelity. He is rumored to betray his wife’s underwear model, Gina-Lisa Lohfink. Although photographers shot Jerome with models, football players and girls denied the rumors. The footballer’s girlfriend quietly responded, saying that she and Jerome had broken up.

Later, Boateng visited Schelling and came from Munich to Berlin to visit their children. In November 2013, the young people were reunited. The football player offered the girl a proposal to marry him, and Schelling accepted it. Since then, the couple’s private life has been greatly improved.

his family

Jérôme Boateng with his family

Jérôme Boateng with his family

In 2016 the journalists were discussing that Jérôme has forbidden his family to go with him to France to UEFA European Championship. The defender decided that there was a risk of terrorist attack. The event which had happened at the stadium of Paris on the 13th of November, 2015 became the reason for such a decision. That day the terrorists realized a range of terrifying attacks.

In the interview concerning this moment, Jérôme has highlighted that during the championship he wanted to concentrate on the football. Also, he said, that he would feel calmer when his wife and children would be safe.

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Jérôme Boateng at present

At present, the footballer continues to play for Bayer Munich FC. Joachim Löw has included Jérôme to the primary structure of the national team at FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia. Regretfully, the Germans didn’t leave the group.

Jérôme Boateng is very active on the Internet. The football player has official pages in public social networks: Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Here he regularly posts photos and videos of the events of his life.

Jérôme Boateng in 2018
Jérôme Boateng in 2018

The football player has a remarkable title in his biography. By the opinion of GQ magazine, in 2015 Jérôme became the most elegant man in Germany. He combines various styles and never wears more than three colors in his outfit.

Jérôme is 192 cm high, and he weighs about 90 kilos. The footballer plays under the 17th number in Bayern Munich FC.



Team honors

Manchester City:

  • The owner of The Football Association Challenge Cup: 2011

Bayern Munich FC:

  • The Champion of Bundesliga: 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/2018
  • The owner of German Cup: 2012/13, 2013/14, 2015/16
  • The Owner of German Super Cup: 2012, 2016, 2017
  • The winner of UEFA Champions League: 2012/13
  • The owner of UEFA Super Cup: 2013
  • The winner of FIFA Club World Cup: 2013

The National team of Germany:

  • European Under-21 Football Championship: 2009
  • FIFA bronze winner: 2010
  • UEFA European Championship bronze winner: 2012, 2016
  • World champion: 2014


  • Footballer of the year in Germany: 2016
  • A member of a symbolical national team of UEFA European championship of 2016
  • UEFA team of the year: 2016
  • Bundesliga team of the season: 2014/2015, 2015/2016


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