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Sparta defeats Twente, VVV grabs in the final stage point in Groningen

Sparta defeats Twente, VVV grabs in the final stage point in Groningen

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Sparta Rotterdam, Sunday, the first victory of the season booked. The team of trainer Alex Pastor was in his own home with 1-0 too strong for the still puntloze FC Twente. Later in the day, grip FC Groningen in the final phase of the home match against VVV-Venlo in addition to a victory (1-1).

At Sparta against Twente was Craig Goodwin, in the eighteenth minute the only goal of the match for his account. FC Twente finished the match with ten men, after captain Stefan Thesker deep in injury time with his second yellow card and received the referee Christiaan Bax.

By the narrow victory rose Sparta to the eleventh position on the league table with five points from four matches.

FC Twente wait, just like Roda JC and Willem II at the first point. The champion of 2010 lost never before in the club history the first four games in the league.

Sparta started off well in the confrontation on The Castle and got through to Loris Brogno in the first quarter also two nice possibilities. The attacker fell to two times, hard, on the enemy target.

Sparta, had in the eighteenth minute of the happiness that FC Twente failed to take advantage of those mistakes. Oussama Assaidi popped up out of nothing pretty for Roy Kortsmit, but the winger was not in the keeper to pass.

Sparta defeats FC Twente

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Tighadouini

On the other hand, it was no more than a minute later, touch. On indicate of Brogno let Goodwin Jorn Brondeel stand a chance with a handsome effort: 1-0.

It meant that FC Twente had to come and that provided for peace almost the second half on. Sparta defender George Dobson and Bart friend’s knew, that, however, hardly to prevent.

With the substitute Adnane Tighadouini, who this summer on a rental basis happened of Malaga, within the lines there was in the second half all is not better at FC Twente.

The visitors came on a shot by Haris Vuckic in the zijnet after not even a decent chance and saw to make matters worse, that Thesker just before the final whistle to the dressing room had to look up with a red card, giving the defender the home game next week against FC Utrecht and beyond will have to let you go.

FC Groningen VVV-Venlo

At FC Groningen for VVV seemed Mimoun Mahi matchwinner, but in injury time was ticking Kelechi Nwakali the 1-1 final score on the scoreboard in the Noordlease Stadium. Mahi failed previously to decide the match from the strafschopstip, allowing the team to settle had to take with a point.

The team of trainer Ernest Faber is now with five points in tenth place. VVV has two more points and is eighth.

FC Groningen was Sunday a long time are much stronger than VVV. The home team pressed for the Venlonaren from the beginning, far back in their own half, but it was in the closing not sharp enough. Only Mahi came after a quarter of an hour to score. The Moroccan international’s shot touch off a cross from the active Django Warmerdam (1-0).

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VVV was for the rest an occasional attack. Torino Hunte had in the 32nd minute after a counter the second half on his shoe. With the ball at his feet dawdled, however, he too long.

At the beginning of the second half gave FC Groningen a penalty kick after an infringement by Jerold Promes on Lars Veldwijk. Goalkeeper Lars Unnerstall, the commitment of Mahi beautiful. A small fifteen minutes later, Mahi again miss a chance. This time, he shot at the pole.

The missed opportunities came to Groningen duration, because just before time was Nwakali hit the ball over Sergio Padt back and provided TOURIST information as a point.

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