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FC Groningen beats Sparta Rotterdam 3-0

FC Groningen beats Sparta Rotterdam 3-0

FC Groningen returned to the top of the Dutch league on Saturday by beating Sparta Rotterdam 3-0.
Petter Andersson scored twice in the 4th and 20th minutes before starting a move that helped Marcus Berg get the third goal in the 34th.
Groningen improved to 16 points, one ahead of NAC Breda, which needs a win at FC Utrecht on Sunday to reclaim the top spot.
Struggling Roda JC beat defending champion PSV Eindhoven 3-2 for its first win of the season. PSV's last home loss in the league was also inflicted by Roda back in December 2007. PSV stayed fourth with 12 points.
Anouar Hadouir put Roda in front after a pass from Boldizsar Bodor in the 20th and Andres Oper increased the lead in the 54th before Balazs Dzsudzsak pulled one back for PSV in the 60th. Bodor made in 3-1 in the 65th before Danko Lazovic's 79th-minute goal for PSV.
AZ Alkmaar moved third, extending its winning streak to five games in a 3-0 win over winless FC Volendam.
Maarten Martens got the opener in the 15th by tapping in a pass from Stijn Schaars. Mounir El Hamdaoui doubled the lead with a goal in the 76th before setting up Martens for the third in the 82nd.
Frank Demouge scored in the 68th to cancel Jason Oost's 17th minute goal in Willem II's 1-1 draw against De Graafschap.
Everton scored in the 14th and 40th and Ricky van den Bergh added another in the 65th as Heracles Almelo beat ADO The Hague 3-1 on Friday. Csaba Horvath replied for ADO in the 82nd.
On Sunday, it's: Feyenoord vs. SC Heerenveen; Vitesse Arnhem vs. FC Twente; and Ajax vs. NEC Nijmegen.


Updated : 2021-10-25 04:05 GMT+08:00