Klaas Jan Huntelaar

Dirk Jan Klaas “Klaas-Jan” Huntelaar, born 12 August 1983), nicknamed The Hunter, is a Dutch international striker who currently plays for Ajax. He joined the PSV academy in 2000 and made his professional debut in 2002. He made just the one appearance for PSV before he was sent out on loan, first to De Graafschap and then to AGOVV. After impressing in the latter loan spell Heerenveen signed the striker on a free transfer. After 18 prolific months with the club Ajax swooped in and paid €9 million to secure his services. In January 2009 Spanish giants Real Madrid paid €20 million to bring the Dutchman to Spain. After just half a season with Madrid Huntelaar was on the move again, this time heading to Italy as Milan paid €18 million for his services. After a season in Italy the striker moved to Germany joining Schalke in a deal worth €12 million. He’s the clubs second top scorer in Bundesliga history.

 Position:
Striker
  Country:
Netherlands
  Age:
36
  Birth Place:
Drempt
  Preferred Foot:
Right

Klaas Jan Huntelaar

 Position:
Striker
  Country:
Netherlands
  Age:
36
  Birth Place:
Drempt
  Preferred Foot:
Right

Dirk Jan Klaas “Klaas-Jan” Huntelaar, born 12 August 1983), nicknamed The Hunter, is a Dutch international striker who currently plays for Ajax. He joined the PSV academy in 2000 and made his professional debut in 2002. He made just the one appearance for PSV before he was sent out on loan, first to De Graafschap and then to AGOVV. After impressing in the latter loan spell Heerenveen signed the striker on a free transfer. After 18 prolific months with the club Ajax swooped in and paid €9 million to secure his services. In January 2009 Spanish giants Real Madrid paid €20 million to bring the Dutchman to Spain. After just half a season with Madrid Huntelaar was on the move again, this time heading to Italy as Milan paid €18 million for his services. After a season in Italy the striker moved to Germany joining Schalke in a deal worth €12 million. He’s the clubs second top scorer in Bundesliga history.