Bundesliga: Klaas-Jan Huntelaar Suspended for Three More Games
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Bundesliga: Klaas-Jan Huntelaar Suspended for Three More Games

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, 31, got a straight red card for a fierce tackle on Manuel Schmiedebach in his team's match against Hanover last Saturday

Fit-Again Arjen Robben Back in Netherlands Squad for Euro Qualifiers
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Fit-Again Arjen Robben Back in Netherlands Squad for Euro Qualifiers

Arjen Robben, who suffered an ankle injury, missed Netherlands' first two international matches since finishing third at the FIFA World Cup.

Jermaine Jones
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Jermaine Jones' strike earns Schalke draw at Galatasaray

However, Jones is suspended for the return leg after his appeals for a booking against Selcuk Inan saw him earn a yellow card of his own on 35 minutes.

Huntelaar misses Italy friendly with eye problem
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Huntelaar misses Italy friendly with eye problem

Holland striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar has been treated by a German eye specialist after a ruptured blood vessel in his left eye forced him out of the Oranje's friendly with Italy on Wednesday.

Schalke fight back to a 2-2 draw vs Arsenal
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Schalke fight back to a 2-2 draw vs Arsenal

Schalke fought back from a two-goal deficit to earn a 2-2 draw with Arsenal on Tuesday and stay top of Group B in the Champions League.

Dutch architects of English duo
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Dutch architects of English duo's Champions League misery

English heavyweights Manchester City and Arsenal slumped to surprise Champions League defeats on Wednesday leaving the former staring at a second successive exit at the group stage.

Schalke stun Arsenal with late twin strikes
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Schalke stun Arsenal with late twin strikes

Schalke piled on the misery for Arsenal as the German side struck twice in the closing stages to clinch a shock 2-0 win in Wednesday's Champions League clash at the Emirates Stadium.

Euro 2012: Van Marwijk primes Netherlands for do-or-die assault
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Euro 2012: Van Marwijk primes Netherlands for do-or-die assault

Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk admits his side have no option but to attack if they are to secure the two-goal win over Portugal on Sunday that they need to reach the Euro 2012 last eight.

Euro 2012: Holland cling to hope as Portugal eye last eight
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Euro 2012: Holland cling to hope as Portugal eye last eight

The statistics do not make pleasant reading for the Netherlands, who must beat Portugal by two goals on Sunday and hope Germany overcome Denmark if they are to reach the Euro 2012 quarter-finals.

Euro 2012: Sneijder full of remorse as Holland seek answers
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Euro 2012: Sneijder full of remorse as Holland seek answers

Wesley Sneijder has been in remorseful mood since the Netherlands' 2-1 defeat by Germany at Euro 2012 on Wednesday, repeatedly apologising for his side's poor showings.

Euro 2012: Holland cling to hope as Portugal eye last eight
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Euro 2012: Holland cling to hope as Portugal eye last eight

The statistics do not make pleasant reading for the Netherlands, who must beat Portugal by two goals on Sunday and hope Germany overcome Denmark if they are to reach the Euro 2012 quarter-finals.

Euro 2012: Dutch need miracle to qualify - press
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Euro 2012: Dutch need miracle to qualify - press

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.

UEFA Euro 2012: Dutch coach insists team atmosphere excellent
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UEFA Euro 2012: Dutch coach insists team atmosphere excellent

Netherlands' coach Bert van Maarwijk on Tuesday insisted that relations in the Dutch camp at Euro 2012 were excellent amid reports of rifts and rival egos clashing.

Euro 2012: Van der Vaart sours Dutch mood further
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Euro 2012: Van der Vaart sours Dutch mood further

Dutch vice-captain Rafael van der Vaart added to the turmoil within the Euro 2012 squad on Tuesday by saying he was extremely disappointed at not having started their opening match against Denmark.

UEFA Euro 2012: Dutch seek inspiration from 1988 Euro win
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UEFA Euro 2012: Dutch seek inspiration from 1988 Euro win

The Netherlands began Euro 2012 with a 0-1 defeat at the hands of Denmark on Saturday in Kharkiv and despite heavy criticism in the media the memory of 1988 kept their hopes alive.

Huntelaar vs Van Persie is the Euro 2012 duel
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Huntelaar vs Van Persie is the Euro 2012 duel

As one of the world's most lethal center forwards, Klaas Jan Huntelaar always takes a straight line toward goal. So when faced with the question of who would be the star of the European Championship, he immediately retorted, "Of course, Huntelaar."

Schalke wait on broken-nose victim Huntelaar
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Schalke wait on broken-nose victim Huntelaar

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar is an injury concern for Schalke 04, second in the German league, ahead of Sunday's clash with Hanover 96 after the in-form Dutch striker broke his nose in Europa League duty.

Schalke
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Schalke's Huntelaar ready to break Neuer's run

Schalke striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar says he is ready to become the first footballer in nearly 11 hours to score past goalkeeper Manuel Neuer on his return to Gelsenkirchen on Sunday with Bayern Munich.

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