Summary: the most important games in first round KNVB cup
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The first round of the KNVB cup will Tuesday start. There will be 32 matches to be completed spread over three days. An overview of the program, where the most important duels are featured.
Tuesday 20 september:
18.30: NAC Breda-VVV Venlo:
Both teams are not great started to the Jupiler League. VVV-Venlo is seventh with twelve points, NAC Breda is the number three with two points more. NAC and VVV flew last season in the eighth finals of the cup.
20.45 uur: sc Heerenveen – De Graafschap
On paper a difficult match for the Superboeren. In the province of Friesland was there the last 21 duels only once won by The County. Sc Heerenveen tankte confidence by this weekend with a 0-3 win of Roda JC. The club from Doetinchem won with the same figures in the thuisduel with FC Emmen.
The other duels of Tuesday:
Capelle-FC Groningen (17: 00)
Rijsburgse Boys-Almere City (17: 00)
Rijnvogels-SC Cambuur (17: 00)
Scheveningen-FC Emmen (17: 00)
JVC’31 Cuijk-Telstar (18: 30)
IJsselmeervogels-Achilles’29 (20: 00)
Barendrecht-Excelsior (20: 00)
Cossacks Boys-Helmond Sport (20: 00)
ETUC Really-swansea city (20: 00)
HHC Hardenberg-Jodan Boys (20: 00)
FC Den Bosch-FC Eindhoven (20: 00)
FC Volendam-MVV (20: 00)
Wednesday 21 september:
18.30: PSV-Roda JC
The last two meetings between PSV and Roda JC in the cup, were won by the team from Kerkrade. Last season lost to PSV in the quarter-final at home to FC Utrecht in the final losing bekerfinalist. The Locals lost their last two home games by 0-1, against Atletico Madrid and Feyenoord.
20: 00: Achilles Veen-VVSB
The thrill of previous bekereditie, VVSB, plays an away game against league Achilles Veen. VVSB last year reached the semi-final and switched among more FC Den Bosch. In the semi-final was FC Utrecht in private too strong for the amateurs (3-0). The team from Noordwijkerhout state this season, sixth in the new Second Division. Achilles Veen playing two levels lower in the League A, where the leader is.
View summary FC Den Bosch-VVSB 2-3
20.45 uur: Ajax-Willem II
It is the first time that both teams meet in Amsterdam in the cup. In Tilburg was the competition four times previously, played, two times won Ajax and twice won Willem II. Last season lost to Ajax in the third round of Feyenoord. Willem II had a round later, several recognise in the final cup winner. In the Eredivisie knew Willem II a surprising 1-2 victory to book a visit with Ajax.
The other matches of Wednesday:
Dongen-Go Ahead Eagles (17: 00)
Spakenburg-Fortuna Sittard (20: 00)
DVS’33-PEC Zwolle (20: 00)
Koninklijke HFC-OJC Rosmalen (20: 00)
Excelsior busy night-Heracles Almelo (20: 00)
Katwijk-Harkemase Boys (20: 00)
UNA Brinvast-Houses (20: 00)
FC Lienden-AZ (20: 00)
The Hits-ASWH (20: 00)
NEC-ADO Den Haag (20: 00)
Sparta Rotterdam-FC Dordrecht (20.00)
Thursday 22 september:
18.30: FC Twente-FC Utrecht
FC Utrecht, the bekerfinalist of last year, has dramatically started to the new season. The club from the cathedral City of lost three times and played three times the same. Opponent FC Twente started to get a bit rough in the competition, but knew three of the last four games winning to close.
20.45: Feyenoord-FC Oss
This is bound to become an impossible mission for the team is from Oss. Defending champion in the cup Feyenoord this season-still no slip made in the Eredivisie and the Europa League. FC Oss has won in the Jupiler League, two of his first seven matches and is on the fifteenth place. Both teams met each other four times previously in the cup, Feyenoord bekerde time.
The other matches of Thursday:
HSC’21-TEC (20: 00)
ASV De Dijk-Vitesse (20: 00)