Klaas-Jan Huntelaar

By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 12th, 2013
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An in-form Schalke will be confident of progressing to the quarter-finals of the Champions League when they host Galatasaray on Tuesday. The German side will go into the second-leg match with a slight advantage after managing to score an away goal in their 1-1 draw in the first leg at the Turk Teleko...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 14th, 2012
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The Hague – The Netherlands need a miracle to qualify for the Euro 2012 quarter-finals, the country’s press said on Thursday, a day after the Oranje were beaten 2-1 by Germany. “We need a miracle,” De Telegraaf said, although it conceded that Bert van Marwijk’s misfiring side still had “a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 12th, 2012
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The atmosphere within the Dutch camp is not the same at Euro 2012 as it was at the 2010 World Cup, admits playmaker Wesley Sneijder. The 28-year-old Internazionale star – who starred for the Dutch as they reached the World Cup final only to lose to Spain – denied, though, the squad was riven with [&h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 9th, 2012
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Follow IndepthAfrica’s live coverage of Euro 2012 as the second day of the tournament opens with Holland and Denmark clashing at Kharkiv. The Dutch are one of the pre-tournament favourites but will have their hands full against a Danish side containing the exciting Christian Eriksen. [View the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 9th, 2012
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Maximising underdog spirit is second nature to Denmark, and Morten Olsen’s squad are likely to require a ship-load of Viking strength to get a result against the losing 2010 World Cup finalists. A nation with a population of under six million, who banned professionals from their national footba...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 7th, 2012
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Euro 2012 was plunged into its first racism controversy after the black players in the Holland squad were subjected to monkey chants during an open practice session in the same city where England will also invite the public to watch them train on Friday. Several hundred people targeted players such a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 6th, 2012
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Country: The Netherlands Nickname: The Clockwork Orange Rankings: FIFA (4), Elo (2), SPI (4) Odds: 7-1 Euro History: Champions (1988), Semifinal (1976, 1992, 2000, 2004), Quarterfinal (1996, 2008), Qualified (1980) Last Five Tournaments: F – QF – R16 – SF – DNQ History: The Dutch revolutionized socce...
By benim
In Soccer
Feb 10th, 2011
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France defeats Brazil, 1-0, on a day of international friendly games in which England, the Netherlands and Spain also win. There was only one logical conclusion likely Wednesday, when the world’s most expensive soccer player came up against the world’s best soccer player. Yes, Cristiano R...