Waiting for hope Klaas-Jan Huntelaar continues at relegation-threatened FC Schalke 04. The Dutch striker will not be available for the time being, “said the Royal Blues on Twitter on Wednesday evening.
“Because of a muscular injury, the attacker will complete individual training until further notice,” it said. Huntelaar will therefore also be out of the derby on Saturday (6.30 p.m.) against Borussia Dortmund.
The 37-year-old has only played a short game at Werder Bremen (1: 1) after his commitment due to calf problems. “The club and the players will do everything to ensure that Klaas-Jan Huntelaar can help the team on the pitch as quickly as possible,” said the Schalke club.
The bottom of the table is urgently dependent on goals from Huntelaar. Schalke only scored 15 goals in 21 games.