The first halvefinaleduel in the play-offs for promotion/relegation Sunday no winner delivered. Go Ahead Eagles and FC Den Bosch played in Deventer in an entertaining duel with 2-2 equal.
Den Bosch, the number four of the Kitchen Champion Division, came two times ahead of in The Adelaarshorst. In the early stages drew Jort van der Sande with a header for 0-1 and soon after peace was Luuk Brewers 1-2 after a good attack.
In the first half came to Go Ahead at the same height by a ball in the far corner of Julian Lelieveld. The team of coach John Stegeman worked twenty minutes before time, again to catch up thanks to Jaroslav Navratil, who is in a promising position cool remained.
Not long after that goal had the home team even on the lead, but Paco van Moorsel missed a penalty – his bet was turned by keeper Wouter van der Steen and shot in the rebound to an empty goal.
Jaroslav Navratil put on Go Ahead Eagles at 2-2 in the second half. (Photo: Pro Shots)
Three duels on Sunday
Go Ahead with the tie to little. The team from Deventer, the fifth ended in the regular season, was in their own stadium considering the better team and had the better chances.
The return between Den Bosch and Go Ahead in the province of Brabant is Wednesday at 18.30 hours. The winner fights in the final for promotion to the Premier league.
Later on Sunday, with RKC Waalwijk-Excelsior (14: 30), TOP Oss-Sparta Rotterdam (16.45) and SC Cambuur-De Graafschap (20: 00) the other three heenduels on the program in the play-offs.
Match schedule play-offs for European football and promotion/relegation