Huntelaar signs Schalke deal

Arsenal target Klaas-Jan Huntelaar has ended speculation over his future by signing a new deal at Bundesliga side Schalke.

Last Updated: 23/12/12 at 11:06 Post Comment

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar: Signed a new deal at Schalke until 2015

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar: Signed a new deal at Schalke until 2015

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The Dutch international's future has been the subject of conjecture with his existing contract due to expire at the end of this season.

A number of Premier League clubs, including Arsenal and Liverpool have been credited with an interest in Huntelaar, but Schalke have managed to tie him down to a new deal until 2015.

Huntelaar was happy to pledge his future to Schalke after signing a two-year contract extension.

"I have thought long and hard about this decision and I am very grateful to my managers of FC Schalke have given this time. But now I have made the decision in which I have the best feeling," Huntelaar told the club's official website.

"I've always felt comfortable at Schalke, the club and it's fans."

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