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FC Utrecht booking first competitiezege, tie at the NEC-Willem II

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FC Utrecht booking first competitiezege, tie at the NEC-Willem II

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FC Utrecht Sunday, the first competitiezege of the season booked. The Domstedelingen were in their own home with 2-0 too strong for Sparta Rotterdam. NEC and Willem II played in a disappointing duel with a 0-0 equal.

FC Utrecht came against Sparta soon ahead through a goal by Richairo Zivkovic. In the final proposed Nacer Barazite the victory safe.

By the victory increases FC Utrecht to the thirteenth place in the rankings. The team of trainer Erik ten Hag now has just as Heracles Almelo, FC Groningen, Willem II and NEC six points from seven matches. Phd candidate, Sparta possesses still three more points and is eighth.

FC Utrecht started flashing on the duel. In reference to Sofyan Amrabat broke Zivkovic already in the third minute the score open. A few minutes later defaulted Patrick Joosten the margin to double.

Sparta got in the lively early stages through Thomas Verhaar is also a potential. Shortly thereafter headed central defender Michel Breuer the ball in a promising position in the zijnet.

FC Utrecht-Sparta Rotterdam in the picture

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Opportunistic

As the first half progressed and took Sparta with provided football more and more the initiative. FC Utrecht came after the good start, is hardly more to good attacks. The team employed mostly opportunistic long ball towards striker Sébastien Haller.

After rest played the game initially, especially in the overpopulated society. For both teams it was difficult finding openings, all the more because on both sides the individual creativity is often lacking. The level of play dropped, as a result in it is so much fun began to duel regularly below the lower limit.

Exciting remained, despite the absence of major opportunities, long in the Galgenwaard. Until Barazite ten minutes before time with a stunning goal in the battle final in Utrecht advantage decided.

NEC-Willem II

NEC made against Willem II the most to claim a victory for your own audience. The team of coach Peter Hyballa knew a veldoverwicht, however, not hits to translate (0-0).

Both NEC and Willem II is by the doelpuntloze draw on six points from seven matches. The people of tilburg occupy the thirteenth place in the rankings, while the Nijmegenaren the current number fourteen of the Eredivisie.

NEC was a good result, after three competitienederlagen in a row and lost bekerduel with ADO Den Haag. Willem II is the season sometimes better started. The formation of coach Erwin of Tanning continued for the sixth time without a victory. Only the away game in the league at Ajax was, surprisingly enough, won (1-2).

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Taiwo Awoniyi in a duel with Willem-player Pelle of Anholt.
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The Willem II supporters were in great numbers traveled to Nijmegen.
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Willem II goalkeeper Kostas Lamprou had a few good rescues in the house.
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The players of NEC apelleerden in the first half for a penalty.
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Referee Serdar Gözübüyük has shared the necessary yellow cards.
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Pole

NEC was the better team in their own stadium. Dario Dumić was up to two times to close the opening goal. The defender shot over when he got the ball by accident for the feet got. A moment later he had bad luck that the pole has a goal of him stood in the way.

NEC also thought a penalty kick to earn. Defender Pele van Anholt got the ball clear against an arm. But referee Serdar Gözübüyük did not for a penalty and allowed to continue playing.

After peace had Taiwo Awoniyi to the team to a coveted hit should help. Jordy Croux and Bruno Andrade hesitant WIllem II after a quick counter to a flattering victory to help.

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