Boateng's goal gives Bayern 1-0 victory

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MUNICH (AP) Jerome Boateng struck in the final minute to give Bayern Munich a 1-0 win over Manchester City in the sides' opening Champions League game in Group E on Wednesday.

Boateng scored with a wonderful half-volley that took a light deflection before flying inside the far post after the visitors failed to clear Arjen Robben's corner.

"We had so many chances to score, but we wasted all of them until the last minute. The ball came absolutely perfectly to me and I thought to myself, this one I will hit into the roof of the net and that's what I did," the defender said after scoring against his former side.


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