Bayern issues official statement on Jerome Boateng’s injury situation this morning.
He had not returned from the locker room, replaced at half-time of the semi-final by Nicklas S-le. One wondered what might have happened to Jerome Boateng, the usual starter alongside David Alaba in the central hinge of FC Bayern. With four days to go until the Champions League final against PSG, the Bavarian club, through their coach, have given reassuring news of the 31-year-old Germany international.
“Our central defender Jerome Boateng had to be replaced at half-time in FC Bayern’s Champions League semi-final against Olympique de Lyon.” Jerome had muscleproblems,” explained coach Hansi Flick after Munich’s 3-0 win. Bayern will face Paris Saint-Germain in the final on Sunday. Niklas has replaced the 31-year-old for the rest of the match, the Bavarian club said in a short statement.