Cape Town - Klaas-Jan Huntelaar was delighted to
help fire Ajax Amsterdam past Sturm Graz in their Champions League second round
qualifier on Wednesday night.
Huntelaar netted a brace at the Merkur Arena either side of a Dusan
Tadic goal, with Andre Onana scoring a late own-goal for a 3-1 win.
The four-time European champions secured their progression to the
third round of qualifying with a 5-0 aggregate following their 2-0 first
After the match, a pleased Huntelaar acknowledged to Ziggo Sport that he put in an impressive display.
The Netherlands international said: "Yes, I played well, but so did the whole team.
"As a striker, you want to score as much and as often as possible.
Last match I did not succeed, unfortunately, but this time I did."
He continued: "This is a small success, but we want more. We want even more focus."
Up next for Ajax is a friendly against Bundesliga side Wolfsburg before facing Belgium's Standard Liege in another European tie.