Excelsior quickly finished with Heracles, Heerenveen at home along Twente


Excelsior quickly finished with Heracles, Heerenveen at home along Twente

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Excelsior evening remarkably easy win of Heracles Almelo. On Woudestein was 3-1. In the Abe Lenstra Stadium Heerenveen with the same digits too strong for FC Twente.

For Excelsior-Heracles fell all the goals, created by Khalid Karami, Ryan Koolwijk and Fredy Ribeiro, already in the first 23 minutes. Never were the People so quickly to a 3-0 lead.

The victory gave the team of coach Mitchell van der Gaag is a sequel to the rather good start to the season. Of the five duels were won three. With nine points state Exelsior yet fifth.

Heracles continued through the large defeat in the middenmooit of the Premier league. The team of trainer John Stegeman has five points from as many races, and is therefore at the eleventh place.


Excelsior made the intentions Saturday clear from the start and was quickly ahead. Karami moved the ball all within a half a minute: 1-0. In the nineteenth minute, it was already 2-0 by a fine shot from distance of Sound.

Three minutes, it was again touch. Attacker Ribeiro pulled from right in and let Heracles goalkeeper Bram Castro with a diagonal shot for the third time won’t stand a chance. Then saw Nigel Hasselbaink, the striker is still a hit to be disapproved because of offside.

After rest it was Heracles in search of goals, and succeeded, after more than an hour when striker Vincent Vermeij his first goal in Almelo service made. Despite a few chances for Heracles came the victory of Excelsior never, however, be in danger.

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Excelsior was quickly on a 3-0 lead.
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Karami, Koolwijk and Ribeiro scored.
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Only Vermeij scored for the team of trainer Stegeman.
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In Heerenveen managed FC Twente in the first match without the Ajax sold Hakim Ziyech not to obtain a good result. Reza Ghoochannejhad (twice) and Sam Larsson scored for the home team. Bersant Celina saw the goal on behalf of Twente.

The formation of coach Jurgen Streppel settled by the victory in the subtop of the Premier league. Heerenveen is currently the number six with eight points from five matches.

Twente is after five competitierondes found in the middle of the table. The club from Enschede collected so far six points and is currently tenth.


Heerenveen started Saturday strong and put Twente under pressure, all delivered that initially, not a lot of opportunities. After more than a half hour, it was still touch for the Marbles when Ghoochannejhad touch headed home. It meant the 750e goal of Heerenveen in the Eredivisie.

Still for peace became Larsson from a free kick, the crossbar and was Twente a couple of times close to the end. After peace came, the home team is also a good way when Mateusz Klich is a chance missed and Hidde ter Avest the pole saw.

After more than an hour seemed to be Larsson with a touch shot via the inside of the post with the duel to decide. A quarter of an hour for time did Manchester City-mercenary Celina, however, still something in return, which makes the day exciting remained.

In the final minutes gave Ter Avest his second yellow card and so red. Then it was Ghoochannejhad who, with his second goal on behalf of Heerenveen all uncertainty to an end.

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Heerenveen won with 3-1 from FC Twente.
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Ghoochannejhad scored twice.
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Larsson was also accurate.
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