Russia's Putin praises Boateng signing

September 24, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent

Russian president Vladmir Putin has praised Schalke for the summer signing of Kevin-Prince Boateng, Schalke chairman Clemens Tonnies told Sport Bild.

Tonnies met Putin to discuss the Winter Olympics, being held in the Russian city of Sochi next year. Schalke have ties to Putin through their ...

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