Kevin-Prince Boateng signs for Eintracht


Kevin-Prince Boateng has joined Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt on a two-year deal after the Ghana worldwide abruptly rescinded his contract with LaLiga side Las Palmas earlier this week, explaining that he wanted to be closer to his family.

The Bundesliga side signed Boateng on a two-year deal with the former Ghana worldwide returning to the Bundesliga after quitting Spain's Las Palmas. He scored 10 league goals and assisted further five as they finished 14th in the table.

The 30-year-old was linked with a move away from the club but the Gran-Canaria outfit tied him to a three-year contract extension.

An attacking midfielder, Boateng produced some impressive performances for Las Palmas in the top flight of Spanish football last season.

'Prince will give this team a tremendous amount, and it will bring superior footballing qualities, ' said new boss Niko Kovac. Kevin-Prince will be a leader for the team.

Kevin-Prince Boateng
Kevin-Prince Boateng

Prince Boateng has bounced around Europe since he began his career with Hertha Berlin, playing for Tottenham Hotspur, Borussia Dortmund, Genoa, AC Milan and Schalke over the course of the years.

"I am now very happy with our squad", he said.

"I'm really looking forward to an exciting fight this season - the league is as balanced as never".

He could feature in Sunday's match at Freiburg on the opening weekend of the 2017/18 Bundeliga season.

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