Schalke Can Play Huntelaar in the Ruhr Derby
Gelsenkirchen – Schalke 04 striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, who has recovered from injury smother. Huntelaar is ready to be played on the Ruhr derby against Borussia Dortmund.
Huntelaar get a shin injury while Schalke lost 0-2 to Real Madrid in the first leg of the Champions League last 16, the middle of last week. Dutch striker could not play until the game was over and was forced to pull out in the first round.
Schalke was worried Huntelaar fractures, which will make a long absence. But, after being checked, only bruised shins.
Huntelaar was back practicing with his teammates at Schalke on Monday (23/2) then. He seemed to enjoy the session, even scoring a few goals in the exercise.
Schalke Huntelaar will now relied on the front lines for the Ruhr derby against Dortmund at Signal Iduna Park on Saturday (28/2) future. Incidentally, the 31-year-old has been free from suspension.
Huntelaar sentenced to suspended six games in the Bundesliga thanks to Manuel Schmiedebach tackle the rigors of the game against Hannover, January 31 last. After Schalke appeal, the sentence was reduced to four games.
Huntelaar has scored ten goals in 25 games for Schalke in all competitions this season. Seven goals of which he created in the Bundesliga.