Huntelaar left out of final Netherlands squad

May 14, 2006
By Theo Ruizenaar
ZEIST, May 14 (World Cup) - Holland coach Marco van Basten has challenged Klaas-Jan Huntelaar to prove he was wrong after omitting the freescoring Ajax forward from his squad for the World Cup. Huntelaar was the leading scorer in the Eredivisie with 33 goals for Ajax and former club Heerenveen in the 2005/06 season but, despite his lack of international experience, his admission was a shock in light of recent remarks by Van Basten that implied that Huntelaar would be making the trip to Germany.
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