AZ pushes PEC Zwolle deeper into the concerns, Sparta defeats NEC


AZ pushes PEC Zwolle deeper into the concerns, Sparta defeats NEC

AZ has Sunday after a victory of 2-0 PEC Zwolle even more firmly in the subtop of the Premier league nestled. Sparta Rotterdam put in house NEC with the same digits to the side.

PEC is still waiting for the first competitiezege. The team of trainer Ron Jans collected this season, only two points and stands below.

AZ struck in both halves just before the final whistle. In the first half, it was Wout Weghorst who aim to hit. Deep in the second company made substitute Guus Lift his Eredivisiedebuut to indicate Weghorst 2-0 for the Alkmaarders.

The victory of AZ is a bonus after the unlucky 1-1 at Dundalk FC in the Europa League last Thursday. The team of coach John van den Brom, the victory over PEC firmly in third place, with equal points (13) as number two PSV.

Van den Brom had his formation, in part by necessity, in three places, changed in comparison with the match against Dundalk. Of course, missing Stijn Wuytens, who are, ultimately, just a concussion left him to his unfortunate collision with goalkeeper Gary Rogers. Van den Brom, deleted the names of the not fully fit Alireza Jahanbakhsh and striker Fred Friday. He gave in the point of attack, the preferred Weghorst.

A long time there was hardly anything in Zwolle. Both teams did not succeed in creating opportunities. Only after half an hour, was waged the battle. AZ got this via Derrick Luckassen the best opportunities. Shortly before peace was earned Alkmaar openingsdoelpunt. Weghorst scored from close in after a min or more failed shot by Ben Rienstra.

Soon in the second half doubled Ron Vlaar almost to the margin. His shot came on the lat. PEC then took the initiative. Substitute player Danny Holla was close to the equalizer. In the final phase came after the European effort forces more and more away from the players of AZ. With dual energy tried PEC yet a point from the fire to drag. The defense of AZ, however, no shrinkage. Short for time scored Guus Lift even the flattering 0-2.


Sparta Rotterdam, Sunday, the third victory of the season booked. The candidate was in our own home with 2-0 too strong for NEC.

Thomas Verhaar put Sparta in the seventeenth minute on a 1-0 lead. Zakaria El Azzouzi helped the Locals nine minutes before time in a safe haven.

By the victory, rise of Sparta to the seventh place on the rankings and holds the net as Vitesse, Excelsior and ADO Den Haag ten points from six matches. Ajax and AZ have the same number of points, but come in later on Sunday still in action. NEC remains at five points and put the number fourteen of the Eredivisie.

The victory for Sparta was made on the basis of the number of chances earned to call. After a somewhat quiet start produced the first shot on target as a hit.

Verhaar got the ball on the left side of the penalty area for his feet, and ordered the leather one time bounce and devoured goalkeeper Joris Delle with a rebellious bang.

Verhaar, who last season 24 time accurate was in the Jupiler League, was on Sunday for the first time this season in the base, and signed with the 1-0 for his first hit in the Premier league. He walked in the preparation of an injury and had to be until now satisfied with some games, to score.

Verhaar was in the 21st minute, also close to the 2-0, but Napoli took the commitment of the 28-year-old vleugelaanvaller in beautiful way from the top corner. Seven minutes later, also found El Azzouzi the Belgian final item on his way.

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Sparta has three points over the thuisduel against NEC.
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Nine minutes before time, Zakaria El Azzouzi the decisive 2-0.
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NEC coach Peter Hyballa saw that his team have little to bring to the People.
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NEC continues through the defeat sting at five points, and thus stands at the fourteenth place.
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Sparta rises by the victory to the seventh place and now has ten points from six matches.
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NEC could, little opposite, though had Julian von Haacke in the 38th minute of the second half on his shoe. The attempt by the midfielder ended up, however, just on the wrong side of the goal.

Sparta had five minutes to rest, still at 2-0. After El Azzouzi for the second time in Delle was interrupted, broke Ryan Sanusi the rebound. The playmaker hit the ball in a promising position totally wrong.

The light game for peace was adopted, NEC-coach Peter Hyballa to intervene. So got Verhaar in André Fomitschow a new opponent, and solved Reagy Ofosu front Taiwo Awoniyi. A lot better went to the NEC there are not directly by playing, but still got the team after an hours play out of nothing a chance.

The emerged full-Fomitschow hit with a volley of the underside of the crossbar. The Nijmegenaren did for a while still, but it was El Azzouzi that the game ten minutes before time decided: 2-0. The striker scored in reference to Loris Brogno.

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