Ajax demolishes Heracles Almelo 6-0 to move top, AZ held
Christian Eriksen scored one and created the other for Siem de
Jong as Ajax demolished Heracles Almelo 6-0 to move top of the
Previous leader AZ Alkmaar was held to a 2-2 draw at Vitesse
Lorenzo Ebecilio set up Theo Janssen for the opening goal in the
25th before doubling the lead with a goal three minutes after the
break. Erikson made it 3-0 before De Jong played in Vurnon Anita
for the fourth.
De Jong and then Kolbeinn Sigthorsson – returning as a second
half substitute after five months on the sidelines with an injury
-added goals in the last 18 minutes to complete the rout.
Ajax has 58 points, one more than AZ and three ahead of No. 3 FC