Kevin-Prince blasts brother over assault

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After Jerome Boateng was found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend recently, his brother, Ghanaian star Kevin-Prince Boateng, has now publicly slammed the Olympique Lyon defender. 

According to Marca, Jerome Boateng recently appeared in a Munich court for a domestic violence incident that took place in 2018 while he was on holiday with his ex-girlfriend in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

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The Germany stalwart was found guilty and fined €1.8 million (R29 million) for his actions, although he managed to escape a jail sentence.

Read: Boateng fined R29m for assaulting ex

His brother Kevin-Prince has now insisted he wants nothing to do with the former Bayern Munich defender. 

"I've already distanced myself from Jerome [Boateng] for a long time," he told Bild. 

"I appreciate and respect German law. I despise violence against women. 

"I don't identify with the actions of my brother and therefore I have nothing to do with him anymore." 

Kevin-Prince, who currently plays for Hertha Berlin, has reportedly not spoken to Jerome for a while now. 

"Kevin cut ties with Jerome months ago, but this has remained silent until now," a source told Bild. 

"Jerome was always seen as the good and sweet brother, whilst Kevin was seen as a bad boy. However, it is the opposite." 

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