Team: FC Bayern Munich

Position: Defender

Height/Weight: 6’4″, 198 lbs.

Date of Birth: September 3, 1988

Place of Birth: West Berlin, Germany


Jérôme Boateng is a soccer defender for Bayern Munich and Germany’s national football team.


Born in West Berlin, Germany to a Ghanaian immigrant father and a German mother, Boateng began his soccer career with the Tennis Borussia Berlin youth team. After stints with Hamburg SV and Manchester City, Boateng joined Bayern Munich in 2011. Since joining, Boateng has been awarded with both national and European honors. Boateng played a vital role in his country’s 2014 World Cup win, and the 2016 UEFA EURO.


Off the field, Boateng is a man of the world. He Boateng is a passionate world traveler, fashion icon, music lover and philanthropist whose mantra is to leave a lasting impression far beyond his professional football exploits.


In June 2015, Boateng and his management company SAM Sports signed an exclusive promotional agreement with Roc Nation Sports earning him the position as the premiere professional football athlete for the agency.

Career Highlights:

  •      UEFA Team of the Year (2016)
  •      German Footballer of the Year (2016)
  •      Bundesliga Team of the Season (2016)
  •      UFEA Euro Championship Team of the Tournament (2016)

Check out Jérôme Boateng’s “Motivational Mix” TIDAL playlist here