Go Ahead Eagles, Sparta, and The County have Wednesday placed for the final of the play-offs for promotion/relegation. Go Ahead charged with FC Den Bosch (0-1), Sparta was too strong for TOP Oss (3-0) and The County switched from SC Cambuur (2-0).
In the final of the play-offs fight Go Ahead against stoke city to a place in the Premier league. The people from the netherlands were in the second round with Excelsior (2-1 win Sunday and 1-1 on Wednesday), that after five seasons at the highest level degrades to the Kitchen Champion Division.
The heenwedstrijd between Go Ahead and RKC is coming Saturday in Waalwijk played and the return is next week Tuesday on the program in The Adelaarshorst.
Go Ahead finished fifth in the Kitchen Champion Division and flowed, therefore, in the second round of the playoffs. The Deventenaren came in the season 2016/2017 for the last time in the Eredivisie and degraded when hekkensluiter directly.
The other final will be between Sparta and The County, and also that duels will be on Saturday and Tuesday played. The heenwedstrijd is on The Castle and the return in Doetinchem.
Sparta hopes after a season of Kitchen Champion Division to return at the highest level, after the team finished second in the regular season. The County, which is seventeenth in the Eredivisie, for self-preservation.
Mad joy to Go Ahead after the late goal in a field mate (Photo: ProShots)
Field mate scores just before time to Go Ahead
Go Ahead played Sunday, with the 2-2 equal in the heenwedstrijd against Den Bosch and a late hit of Jeroen field mate made sure that the Deventenaren Wednesday cheering of the field walked.
The opening phase in Stadium De Vliert provided little spectacle. After a little more than half an hour caused Richard van der Venne on behalf of Go Ahead Eagles for the first warning with a shot at the pole.
Paco van Moorsel was early in the second half a chance on the opening goal from the visitors, but he missed the ball. In Den Bosch was Sven Blummel twenty minutes before time is close to the 1-0, but he shot next.
Because of the lack of goals seemed to Den Bosch on the way to the final of the play-offs, but in the ninetieth minute, Go Ahead is yet to score. Field mate headed touch from a corner and made the decision.
Charlison Benschop made both goals for The County. (Photo: Pro Shots)
The County proposes to rest in order to
In the battle between Cambuur and De Graafschap, ended the heenwedstrijd Sunday in 1-1 and so waited Tuesday to be an interesting return.
Spicy detail is that The County-trainer Henk de Jong next year, trainer of Cambuur, but he saw to his satisfaction that his current club with a 2-0 victory. For peace was the final score already on the scoreboard at De Vijverberg by two goals from Charlison Benschop.
After 24 minutes was the 29-year-old attacker, who in the winter break happened to the German FC Ingolstadt 04, touch on, indicate by Youssef El Jebli (1-0). Five minutes of rest doubled County’s lead. This time used Benschop a penalty after hands of Cambuur-captain Robbert Schilder.
Cambuur had at that time already the pole is hit by Nigel Robertha and shortly after rest, visitors were again close to a goal. Kevin van Kippersluis botched a huge opportunity.
In the remainder of the second half got Cambuur have more options, but the aansluitingstreffer remained. The County kept this fairly convincing stand and can prepare for the final against Sparta.
Sparta won of TOP Oss. (Photo: Pro Shots)
Sparta are far too strong for TOP Oss
At Sparta against TOP Oss (3-0) was the Tuesday no time exciting, after the Rotterdammers on Sunday already with a 0-2 win at the club who never was active in the Eredivisie.
After a quarter of an hour was defender Bart vriends, and works by all the 1-0 on the scoreboard at The Castle, and that was the diptych already as good as decided. Delano, Laadan, and Bryan Smeets received in the first half still opportunities for Oss, but the equalizer remained.
In the second half gave invader Ragnar Ache the victory of Sparta more shine. Four minutes before time, so he’s 2-0 and a minute later he scored on a beautiful way again.
The German’s lap of distance from the bottom lat racing touch and, as for the convincing 3-0-final, which Sparta trust will show the way to the final against The County.
Excelsior degrades after five years from the Premier league by a draw against RKC