AZ scores impressive victory against FC Groningen
On Saturday, Premium League leader AZ won a convincing victory over FC Groningen 3-0.THE NETHERLANDS - The Italian Graziano Pellè scored the first two goals and the Belgian Moussa Dembélé was responsible for the final shot. The team of Louis van Gaal has now played 23 games in a row without a loss.
Heracles has won an away game for the first time in nearly a year. The Almelo team defeated Willem 2 by 2-0 in Tilburg. The Brazilian Everton scored the first two goals and Ricky van den Bergh scored in injury time for Heracles.
NAC won against Sparta 3-1, though with difficulty. Nourdin Boukhari scored the first goal for Sparta, which led 1-0. Ruud Knol tied the game for the Rotterdam team. Rob Penders and Csaba Feher scored for NAC late in the second half.
The relegation duel between Roda JC and Graafschap ended 3-1, with Kris de Wree, Andres Oper and Marcel de Jong scoring for the Limburg team. Ben Sahar scored De Graafschap's only goal.
On Friday, PSV lost surprisingly to Heerenveen 3-2 in a home game. The winning Frisian goal was scored by a penalty kick in injury time.
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