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Schalke question Afellay treatment

December 18, 2012
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent
Schalke 04 general manager Horst Heldt has accused the Dutch FA (KNVB) of failing to provide sufficient medical care for Ibrahim Afellay.

Afellay, 26, tore a muscle while on international duty with Netherlands as they took on Germany in a friendly in November and has been sidelined ever since.

Heldt told the press: "Sadly, it seems he received no medical care directly after the game. The first minutes and the first hours are decisive on how long the player is ruled out for when ...

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