Dutch Eredivisie Roundup, Feb. 13
Ronnie Stam scored in the 90th minute Saturday to give FC Twente a
2-1 comeback win over Vitesse Arnhem in the Dutch league.
Paul Verhaegh took advantage of a defensive blunder to put
Vitesse ahead in the 51st minute, but Bryan Ruiz leveled in the
82nd and Stam struck eight minutes later off a pass from captain
Twente stayed second with 58 points. Leader PSV Eindhoven,
which travels to Heracles Almelo on Sunday, also has 58 but enjoys
a superior goal difference over Steve McClaren’s side. Ajax is
third with 52.
Also Saturday, Dennis Rommedahl and Luis Suarez scored to
give Ajax a 2-0 win over SC Heerenveen, which had Christian
Grindheim sent off in the 73rd.
Ricky van den Bergh scored twice and Santy Hulst got another
for ADO The Hague in a 3-0 win over Willem II.
On Friday, Bram Nuytinck scored two goals to give NEC
Nijmegen a 4-2 win over NAC Breda. Patrick Pothuizen and Arek
Radomski were also on target for NEC, while Ferne Snoyl and Anthony
Lurling replied for NAC with two first-half goals.
Defending champion AZ Alkmaar was playing Roda JC in
Saturday’s late game.
On Sunday, it’s: FC Utrecht vs. Feyenoord; FC Groningen vs.
RKC Waalwijk and Sparta Rotterdam vs. VVV-Venlo.