Hey Look! It’s Klaas-Jan Huntelaar In A Miner’s Helmet!

Chris Wright

16th, January 2012


By Chris Wright

With the Bundesliga currently ensconced on their mid-season break, Schalke 04 took the opportunity to send their players 1,000 metres below the surface of the Earth on a tour of the Auguste Victoria coal mine in Marl, Germany – what with the club originally being founded by miners back in 1904 and all.

The highlights? Well, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar got to wear a nice white helmet with a super cool torch on the front…

…and Kyriakos Papadopoulos resurfaced looking like he thoroughly enjoyed his day out down t’ pit was ready to force feed coal to the guy next to him until he burst at the – a little mining pun here for you all to enjoy – seams…

Not a happy bunny.