Dutch Eredivisie Roundup, Apr. 10
FC Twente is two wins away from clinching the Dutch league title
after beating SC Heerenveen 2-0 on Saturday.
Captain Blaise Nkufo created both goals for substitute Cheick
Tiote and Luuk de Jong in the second half.
Twente, which will be crowned champion if it wins against
defending champion AZ Alkmaar and Feyenoord in the next two rounds,
leads the standings with 80 points. Ajax is next with 73, one more
than PSV Eindhoven with three more rounds to go.
Also, AZ drew 0-0 against NEC Nijemegen and NAC Breda beat
Roda JC 1-0. Last-place RKC Waalwijk picked up its first win of the
year with a 4-1 victory over Vitesse Arnhem on Friday.
On Sunday it’s: Ajax vs. VVV-Venlo and PSV vs. Feyenoord. NAC
Breda is Twente’s final round opponent.