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​Bayern Munich Jerome Boateng angry over 'sad' punishment

Bayern MunichJerome Boateng has hit back at the club after he was fined for breaking quarantine rules.

Boateng, 31, broke government rules by leaving Munich to take the four-hour trip to see son Jermar, 4, in a hospital in Leipzig.

The Germany international crashed his vehicle on the way home, with Bayern finishing him afterwards.

"I know that it was certainly a mistake not to inform the club about my trip, but in the moment I only had my son in mind," Boateng told German newspaper Bild.

"He was not in good health. When a son calls his father, of course I will still go, no matter what time.

"For him I accept any punishment; after all, he is my son.

"I want to see the father who does not go in such a moment to be with his four-year-old son. If there is a punishment for it, then I respect it. I find it sad."

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