FC Emmen Sunday after a spectacular slofase the away game against FC Groningen with 1-2 wins. FC Utrecht consolidated the fourth place in the Premier league in the Abe Lenstra Stadium Heerenveen with 2-3 defeat.
In Groningen fell all the goals n the last three minutes and the overtime. First came the home team the lead, but Emmen showed raped and recorded still the third uitzege of the season.
Groningen seemed after a dull impressions, a narrow victory by a late hit from Mimoun Mahi. Emmen then went on, however, flock to the front, and that resulted in two goals from Nicklas Pedersen. The former player of Groningen scored in the 88th and 93rd minute.
By the victory climbs Emmen to the eleventh position with seventeen points from sixteen matches. FC Groningen is on the sixteenth place (fourteen points) just below the nacompetitiestreep.
Substitute Pedersen makes the difference
Trainer Dick Lukkien of Emmen gave the whole match a little space away, and, therefore, were the opportunities scarce. The visitors had the hands full of Ritsu Doan, but the Japanese knew his kansjes not to redeem. Also Tim Handwerker was very close to the 1-0, but the German saw his free-kick to be turned away by Kjell Sharpen.
Groningen seemed still the third thuiszege in a row to book when Mahi in the 87th minute, his head set against a cross from Ahmad Mendes Moreira. Pedersen, who between 2009 and 2012 for FC Groningen played, thought otherwise, however. First it was the 31-year-old striker attentive when the ball from the kick-off for his feet appeared. Then was he close touch and crowned himself as to matchwinner in the northern streekderby.
Emmen won earlier this season all to visit ADO Den Haag and FC Utrecht. The only thuiszege was booked against NAC Breda. For Groningen by the defeat put an end to a good series, with ten points from five matches.
Utrecht resists comeback Heerenveen
FC Utrecht snuggled more firmly on the fourth place of the Premier league. The team of trainer Dick Advocaat won, despite a nice comeback by the home team, with 2-3 at sc Heerenveen.
Utrecht seemed to have the match in the Abe Lenstra Stadium halfway already decided to have. By goals of Emil Bergström, Gyrano Church and Oussama Tannane was the rest 0-3.
Heerenveen stronger in the second half and made it through goals from Michel Vlap and Pelle van Amersfoort is still exciting. Utrecht seemed to be in the final against Lukas Görtler to lose, but a red card was because of the VAR is reversed. With eleven man pulled the visitors the victory over the finish line.
Utrecht, that since the appointment of a Lawyer for seven of the eleven Premier league-competitions won, with 28 points after sixteen rounds only PSV, Ajax and Feyenoord above them. Heerenveen on the eighth position in the middle.
Utrecht after peace even in the problems
Utrecht had a quarter of an hour necessary to lead. Bergström, who at the last moment the injured aborted Timo Letschert and had to be replaced, said touch off a corner of Tannane.
The lead was after a small half hour doubled by the Church, who for the fourth match in a row reliably. The attacker shot from a difficult angle between the legs of Wigan goalkeeper Warner Hahn by. The 0-3 of Tannane in the injury time of the first half seemed to then the decision.
The match came to life again when Vlap in the 69th minute with a clever volley 1-3 of made. Six minutes later turned the voltage back with the aansluitingstreffer of Of Amersfoort.
The problems for Utrecht seemed even larger when the invader Görtler four minutes before time, red got of referee Edwin van der Graaf. After viewing the video was that decision reversed and the red turned into a yellow card.
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