Sports News of Monday, 4 December 2017
Ghanaian international Kevin Prince Boateng extended his incredible winning streak against his former side Hertha Berlin, stressing his dominance against the side.
Kevin has never lost a game playing against his former side and Saturday’s 2-1 win over the Old Ladies of the Bundesliga was his sixth in a row.
Kevin did not only inspire his side to win the game by putting up a splendid show, he actually grabbed the winner with ten minutes to end proceedings.
Strangely, Kevin’s first Bundesliga game for Hertha Berlin was on Matchday 2 of the season 2005/06 agaunst his current team Frankfurt.
He came on from the bench for the second half for the ailing Malik Fathi when the score was 0-0 and aided Hertha to win the match 2-0 – against Eintracht Frankfurt.
In an amazing turn of events, Boateng helped Frankfurt to defeat Hertha Berlin 2-1 away at the Olympiastadion Berlin.
Below are the game Kevin has played against Hertha Berlin:
April 4, 2009: Hertha 1-3 Borussia Dortmund.Boateng was on the bench for Dortmund with a knee injury
2 November 2013: Hertha 0-2 Schalke 0: 2. Boateng started the game for the Royal Blues and lasted 87 minutes.
March 28, 2014: Schalke 2-0. Hertha
October 18, 2014: Schalke 2-0. Hertha. Boateng lasted 78 minutes in the game for Schalke.
March 14, 2015: Hertha 2-2 Schalke. Boateng came on from the dugout in the 79th minute when the score of 1-1 and the game eventually ended 2-2.
October 17, 2015: Schalke 2-1 Hertha.
December 3, 2017: Hertha Berlin 1-2 Frankfurt
The former AC Milan and Las Palmas midfielder has now scored 3 goals in 14 starts for Eintracht Frankfurt.