Klaas-Jan Huntelaar

Born: August 12, 1983 (age 34)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Voor-Drempt, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Centre-forward
Team: Schalke 04 (no. 25)
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar
Career History
Senior2010-Schalke 04
International2006-Netherlands
Sports Mole has 319 articles about Klaas-Jan Huntelaar. Articles 1 to 40:
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar of the Netherlands celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao on June 29, 2014
Ajax confirm re-signing of Netherlands striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar
Ajax announce the re-signing of legendary former striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar on a one-year deal.
Jun 1, 13:15
Frankfurt's Peruvian defender Carlos Zambrano (L) and Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 v Eintracht Frankfurt in Gelsenkirchen, on September 23, 2015
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar confirms Schalke 04 exit
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar says that he will leave Schalke 04 on a free transfer at the end of the season, but rules out "moving to some club in the desert, China or Turkey".
Apr 11, 18:08
Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring his second goal during the Europa League match against Saint-Etienne on February 16, 2017
Europa League roundup: Manchester United win as Tottenham Hotspur slip up
Sports Mole rounds up all of the action from the first legs of the Europa League last 32, including big wins for Manchester United and Roma.
Feb 16, 22:01
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill asks 'Is it bigger than a bread bin?' during his side's Euro 2016 qualifier with Germany.
Preview: Republic of Ireland vs. Netherlands
Sports Mole previews the international friendly between Republic of Ireland and the Netherlands.
May 26, 16:33
Schalke's Cameroonian forward Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting celebrates scoring during the UEFA Europa League football match FC Schalke 04 v APOEL FC in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on November 26, 2015
Result: Schalke 04 climb up to fourth with Hoffenheim scalp
Schalke move up to fourth in the table courtesy of a 1-0 victory over struggling Hoffenheim at Veltins Arena.
Dec 18, 21:21
Schalke's Cameroonian defender Joel Matip (C) and his teammates celebrate after 1-0 during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 v Eintracht Frankfurt in Gelsenkirchen, on September 23, 2015
Johannes Geis relieved to end poor form
Johannes Geis admits that it was imperative that Schalke 04 end their poor run against Hannover.
Dec 5, 14:30
Schalke's Dutch forward Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (L) celebrates after scoring with Schalke's midfielder Max Meyer (R) during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg football match  against Real Madrid on March 10, 2015
Result: Schalke 04 move into top four in Bundesliga with Hannover win
Schalke 04 secure a 3-1 victory over Hannover in their Bundesliga clash through goals from Johannes Geis, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Franco Di Santo.
Dec 4, 21:23
Frankfurt's Peruvian defender Carlos Zambrano (L) and Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 v Eintracht Frankfurt in Gelsenkirchen, on September 23, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Schalke 04, Hannover in Bundesliga clash
Schalke 04 and Hannover head into the break with the scores goalless in their Bundesliga clash at the Veltins-Arena.
Dec 4, 20:20
Schalke 04's Johannes Geis (L) and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar celebrate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League football match between APOEL and Schalke 04 at the GSP Stadium in the Cypriot capital Nicosia on September 17, 2015
Team News: Johannes Geis in for Pierre Hojbjerg for Schalke 04 against Hannover
Johannes Geis comes into the midfield to replace Pierre Hojbjerg in Schalke's only change for the visit of Hannover in the Bundesliga this evening.
Dec 4, 18:39
Schalke's Argentinian striker Franco di Santo celebrates scoring during the UEFA Europa League first-leg Group K football match FC Schalke 04 v Asteras Tripolis FC in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 1, 2015
Team News: Schalke 04 make four changes for Europa League clash against APOEL
Schalke 04 make four changes for tonight's Europa League clash against APOEL in Germany.
Nov 26, 17:18
Hoffenheim's midfielder Kevin Volland and Bayern Munich's defender Jerome Boateng vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1899 Hoffenheim vs FC Bayern Munich, on August 22, 2015
Team News: Jerome Boateng named on Bayern Munich bench
Jerome Boateng is named on the Bayern Munich bench for the Bundesliga meeting with Schalke 04.
Nov 21, 16:50
German head coach Joachim Loew attends the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group C qualifying football match Germany vs Republic of Ireland in Cologne, western Germany on October 11, 2013
Preview: Germany vs. Netherlands
Sports Mole previews the friendly action as hosts Germany welcome the visit of rivals Netherlands to the HDI-Arena in Hannover.
Nov 16, 17:14
Manchester Uniteds international striker Dutch Robin Van Persie juggles with the ball after signing a contract with the Turkish Super Lig giants football club Fenerbahce at the Sukru Saracoglu stadium in Istanbul on July 14, 2015
Georginio Wijnaldum surprised by Robin van Persie omission
Netherlands midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum says that Robin van Persie's omission from the squad has come as a surprise to him.
Nov 10, 10:12
Dortmund's Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa (L) and Dortmund's midfielder Julian Weigl (R) celebrate after their first goal during the German first division football Bundesliga match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Schalke 04 on November 8, 2015, 2015 in Dortmun
Result: Borussia Dortmund claim win and bragging rights against rivals Schalke 04
Borussia Dortmund secure bragging rights over local rivals Schalke 04 with a 3-2 win in Sunday's Bundesliga Ruhr derby at the Signal-Iduna-Park.
Nov 8, 16:24
Dortmund's players celebrate a goal during the UEFA Europa League group C football match between Qabala FK and Borussia Dortmund in Baku on October 22, 2015
Half-Time Report: Borussia Dortmund lead Schalke 04
Borussia Dortmund lead Schalke 04 2-1 at half time in their Bundesliga Ruhr derby clash at the Signal-Iduna-Park.
Nov 8, 15:18
Matt Phillips in action for QPR on September 20, 2014
Five of the best consolation goals
Following Olivier Giroud's goal against Bayern Munich, Sports Mole picks out five of the best consolation goals.
Nov 5, 12:50
Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Schalke's midfielder Leroy Sane celebrate during the UEFA Europa League first-leg Group K football match FC Schalke 04 v Asteras Tripolis FC in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 1, 2015
Result: Leroy Sane rescues point for Schalke
Leroy Sane earns a point for Schalke 04 as the hosts fight back to claim a 1-1 draw against FC Ingolstadt 04.
Oct 31, 16:29
Dortmund's striker Marco Reus vies for the ball with Schalke's midfielder Max Meyer and Schalke's goalkeeper Ralf Fahrmann during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Schalke 04 in Dortmund, western Germany, on March
Team News: Ralf Fahrmann recovers from illness to start for Schalke 04
Ralf Fahrmann recovers from flu to start in goal for Schalke 04 against FC Ingolstadt 04.
Oct 31, 13:49
Gladbach fans wave flags during the UEFA Europa League Group C football match VfL Borussia Moenchengladbach vs Olympique de Marseille in Moenchengladbach, western Germany on October 25, 2012. Moenchengladbach defeated Marseille 2-0. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERS
Result: Borussia Monchengladbach strike twice to down Schalke 04
Borussia Monchengladbach beat Schalke 04 2-0 to advance to the last 16 of the DFB-Pokal.
Oct 28, 21:25
Schalke's head coach Andre Breitenreiter looks on prior to the German first division Bundesliga football match VfB Stuttgart vs FC Schalke 04 in Stuttgart, southern Germany on September 20, 2015
Team News: Franco Di Santo leads Schalke attack
Franco Di Santo is preferred to Klaas-Jan Huntelaar in attack as Schalke 04 host Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga.
Oct 17, 13:51
Dutch players react after Czech Republic scored during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between the Netherlands and Czech Republic in Amsterdam on October 13, 2015
Result: Netherlands fail to qualify for Euro 2016 following defeat to 10-man Czech Republic
The Netherlands will not be competing in Euro 2016 following their 3-2 defeat to the Czech Republic.
Oct 13, 21:36
Czech Republic's Pavel Kaderabek celebrates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between The Netherlands vs Czech Republic at the Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam, October 13, 2015
Half-Time Report: Netherlands on brink of failing to qualify for Euro 2016
The Netherlands are on the brink of failing to qualify for Euro 2016 as they trail the Czech Republic 2-0 at the break in their qualifying clash.
Oct 13, 20:36
Netherlands' head coah Danny Blind looks on during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Turkey and Netherlands at the Arena Stadium in Konya, on September 6, 2015
Team News: Jeroen Zoet replaces injured Tim Krul for Netherlands against Czech Republic
Jeroen Zoet comes into the Netherlands starting lineup to replace the injured Tim Krul in his side's Euro 2016 qualifying clash against the Czech Republic.
Oct 13, 18:58
Anthony Modeste runs with the ball after pulling one back for Koln against Eintracht Frankfurt on September 12, 2015
Result: Schalke 04 stunned by FC Koln
FC Koln cruise to a 3-0 victory over Schalke 04 to move up to fifth in the Bundesliga table.
Oct 4, 16:21
Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Schalke's midfielder Leroy Sane celebrate during the UEFA Europa League first-leg Group K football match FC Schalke 04 v Asteras Tripolis FC in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany on October 1, 2015
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar: 'We could have scored more in Europa League win'
Schalke 04 forward Klaas-Jan Huntelaar insists that the club could have scored more goals against Asteras Tripolis following their Europa League victory.
Oct 3, 13:40
Schalke 04's Johannes Geis (L) and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar celebrate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League football match between APOEL and Schalke 04 at the GSP Stadium in the Cypriot capital Nicosia on September 17, 2015
Result: Schalke cruise past APOEL in opener
A Klaas-Jan Huntelaar brace adds to Joel Matip's opener as Schalke cruise past APOEL Nicosia in their Europa League opener.
Sep 17, 22:02
Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar celebrates scoring the 1-0 goal during the German First division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 vs FC Augsburg in Gelsenkirchen on October 31, 2014
Result: Klaas-Jan Huntelaar earns Schalke 04 victory over Mainz 05
A second-half strike from Klaas-Jan Huntelaar is enough to edge Schalke 04 past Mainz 05 in their Bundesliga clash.
Sep 13, 18:27
Turkey`s Ozan Tufan in action during the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying football match Turkey vs Kazakhstan on November 16, 2014
Team News: Turkey make two changes ahead of Netherlands clash
Turkey manager Fatih Terim makes two changes ahead of his side's Euro 2016 Group A qualifier against Netherlands, with the visitors making four alterations.
Sep 6, 16:20
Holland manager Louis van Gaal with assitant manager Danny Blind (L) during the International Friendly match between The Netherlands and Ecuador at The Amsterdam Arena on May 17, 2014
Preview: Turkey vs. Netherlands
Sports Mole previews the Euro 2016 qualifier between Turkey and the Netherlands in Group A.
Sep 4, 17:00
Dutch player Klaas-Jan Huntelaar celebrates with teammate Ibrahim Afellay after scoring during the Euro 2016 qualifying round football match against Latvia on November 16, 2014
Team News: Klaas-Jan Huntelaar starts in place of Robin van Persie for Netherlands
Netherlands manager Danny Blind selects Klaas-Jan Hunterlaar ahead of Robin van Persie for their Euro 2016 Group A qualifier against Iceland in Amsterdam.
Sep 3, 19:38
Iceland's midfielder Gylfi Thor Sigurdsson (down) scores duirng the Euro 2016 Group A qualifying football match Iceland vs the Netherlands in Reykjavik, Iceland on October 13, 2014
Preview: Netherlands vs. Iceland
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Euro 2016 qualifier in Amsterdam between the Netherlands and Iceland.
Sep 1, 16:10
Wolfsburg's Swiss defender Timm Klose celebrates with Wolfsburg's Swiss defender Ricardo Rodriguez after Klose scored the third goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfL Wolfsburg vs FC Schalke 04 in Wolfsburg, northern Germany,
Result: Wolfsburg make light work of Schalke
Wolfsburg comfortably see off Schalke and extend their unbeaten start to the season with a 3-0 win at Volkswagen Arena.
Aug 28, 21:20
Wolfsburg's Dutch striker Bas Dost celebrates scoring during the German Cup DFB Pokal final football match between BVB Borussia Dortmund and VfL Wolfsburg at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on May 30, 2015
Half-Time Report: Bas Dost strike puts Wolfsburg ahead against Schalke
Bas Dost's 17th-minute goal gives Wolfsburg a 1-0 lead over Schalke at half-time in the Bundesliga clash at Volkswagen Arena.
Aug 28, 20:19
Schalke's defender Sead Kolasinac (L) vies with Wolfsburg's Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfL Wolfsburg vs FC Schalke 04 in Wolfsburg, central Germany, on April 19, 2015
Preview: Wolfsburg vs. Schalke 04
Sports Mole previews Friday's Bundesliga clash between Wolfsburg and Schalke 04 at the Volkswagen Arena.
Aug 26, 17:57
Darmstadt's defender Konstantin Rausch celebrates scoring the 1-0 during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Schalke 04 v SV Darmstadt 98, on August 22, 2015
Result: Schalke bounce back to hold Darmstadt
Julian Draxler earns Schalke 04 a 1-1 draw against SV Darmstadt 98 at the Veltins Arena.
Aug 22, 16:28
Bremen's goalkeeper Felix Wiedwald shoves Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar after conceding an own goal on August 15, 2015
Result: Clinical Schalke 04 beat Werder Bremen
Schalke 04 cruise to a 3-0 victory over Werder Bremen in Andre Breitenreiter's first Bundesliga game in charge.
Aug 15, 16:26
Wolfsburg's Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring with his team-mates during the German Cup DFB Pokal final football match between BVB Borussia Dortmund and VfL Wolfsburg at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on May 30, 2015
DFB-Pokal roundup: Wolfsburg through in style
Wolfsburg, Schalke 04 and Bayer Leverkusen are among the teams to book their place in the second round of the DFB-Pokal on Saturday afternoon.
Aug 8, 16:30
Holland's forward Ibrahim Afellay celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying match between the Netherlands and Kazakhstan in Amsterdam, on October 10, 2014
Result: Wijnaldum, Narsingh goals fire Netherlands to victory against Latvia
Netherlands earn a crucial 2-0 win over Latvia in their clash in Riga to get their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign back on track.
Jun 12, 21:37
Memphis Depay of Netherlands in action during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier match bewteen the Netherlands and Turkey held at Amsterdam Arena on March 28, 2015
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Latvia, Netherlands in Euro 2016 qualifier
Neither side can find a breakthrough in the opening 45 minutes of the Euro 2016 qualifier between Latvia and Netherlands at the Skonto Stadium.
Jun 12, 20:33
Head coach Guus Hiddink of FC Anzhi Makhachkala looks on during the Russian Cup Final match between FC Anji Makhachkala and PFC CSKA Moscow at the Akhmat-Arena Stadium on June 01, 2013
Team News: Four changes for Netherlands in Euro 2016 qualifier against Latvia
Netherlands boss Guus Hiddink makes four changes to his team for their Euro 2016 qualifying clash against Latvia at the Skonto Stadium.
Jun 12, 19:27



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16Hamburger SV9216615-97
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18FC Koln9027317-142