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The facts and figures from matchday 8 in the Premier league

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The facts and figures from matchday 8 in the Premier league

The still unbeaten PSV takes over the Saturday in matchday eight of the Premier league against the still undefeated sc Heerenveen. Ajax will receive Sunday, FC Utrecht and it is still flawless Feyenoord visit to Willem II.

Friday, september 30

PEC Zwolle – ADO Den Haag (20: 00)

Last Premier league meeting in Zwolle: PEC Zwolle-ADO Den Haag 2-1 (19 september 2015)
Meeting PEC Zwolle-ADO Den Haag in the Eredivisie with the most goals in a match: PEC Zwolle-ADO Den Haag 6-1 (20 October 2013)

Fact: PEC Zwolle scored this season and more in one bekerduel (four goals) in seven league games (three goals).

Last five results of PEC Zwolle: 0 wins, 1 draw, 4 defeats
Last five results ADO Den Haag: 1 win, 1 draw, 3 defeats

Saturday 1 October

Vitesse-FC Groningen (18: 30)

Last Premier league meeting in Arnhem: Vitesse-FC Groningen 5-0 (4 October 2015)
Meet Vitesse-FC Groningen in the Eredivisie with the most goals in a match: Vitesse-FC Groningen 6-1 (23 February 1997)

Fact: Ricky van Wolfswinkel scored in every home game (three goals in three thuisduels) this season. Wilfried Bony was in 2012 the last player of Vitesse in the first four home matches reliably (six goals).

Last five results Vitesse: 2 wins, 1 draw, 2 defeats
Last five results FC Groningen: 1 win, 3 draws, 1 defeat

sc Heerenveen-PSV eindhoven (19.45)

Last Premier league meeting in Heerenveen: sc Heerenveen-PSV 1-1 (22 August 2015)
Meet sc Heerenveen-PSV in the Premier league with the most goals in a match: sc Heerenveen-PSV 1-5 (18 december 2011)

Fact: Heerenveen scored in his last four official duels at least three times, a clubrecord since the club in the Premier league plays.

Last five results sc Heerenveen: 4 wins, 0 draws, 1 defeat
Last five results PSV: 3 victories, 1 draw, 1 defeat

Roda JC-NEC (19.45)

Last Premier league meeting in Kerkrade: Roda JC-NEC 0-0 (12 september 2015)
Meet Roda JC-NEC in the Eredivisie with the most goals in a match: Roda JC-NEC 4-3 (28 August 1999)

Fact: Roda JC is working on a series of nine thuisduels without victory, the longest series ever for the club in the Premier league.

Last five results of Roda JC: 0 wins, 1 draw, 4 defeats
Last five results NEC: 1 victory, 1 draw, 3 defeats

Go Ahead Eagles-Excelsior (20.45 hours)

Last Premier league meeting in Deventer: Go Ahead Eagles-Excelsior 0-0 (3 February 2015)
Encounter Go Ahead Eagles-Excelsior in the Eredivisie with the most goals in a match: Go Ahead Eagles-Excelsior 0-0 (3 February 2015)

Fact: Excelsior scored in his first seven matches of this season. Never previously scored the Kralingers in their first eight matches of a Premier-league-year.

Last five results of Go Ahead Eagles: 1 win, 1 draw, 3 defeats
Last five results Excelsior: 1 win, 1 draw, 3 defeats

Sunday 2 October

Ajax-FC Utrecht (12.30 pm)

Last Premier league meeting in Amsterdam: Ajax-FC Utrecht 2-2 (17 april 2016)
Meeting Ajax-FC Utrecht in the Eredivisie with the most goals in a match: Ajax-FC Utrecht 5-2 (7 march 1999)

Fact: FC Utrecht is already eight away games in a row unbeaten in the Premier league. The last defeat outdoors dates back to 31 January against FC Twente: 3-1.

Last five results Ajax: 4 wins, 0 draws, 1 defeat
Last five results FC Utrecht: 1 win, 2 draws, 2 defeats

Heracles Almelo-FC Twente (14.30)

Last Premier league meeting in Almelo: Heracles Almelo-FC Twente 2-0 (29 August 2015)
Meeting Heracles Almelo-FC Twente in the Eredivisie with the most goals in a match: Heracles Almelo-FC Twente 1-4 (21 september 2014)

Fact: FC Twente this season, just as PEC Zwolle, not even once the zero bound in the Premier league.

Last five results Heracles: 0 wins, 2 draws, 3 defeats
Last five results FC Twente: 4 victories, 1 draw, 0 defeats

Willem II-Feyenoord (14.30)

Last Premier league meeting in Tilburg: Willem II-Feyenoord 0-1 (1 may 2016)
Meeting Willem II-Feyenoord in the Premier league with the most goals in a match: Willem II-Feyenoord 3-5 (12 november 2006)

Fact: Liverpool is this season the most scoring team in the Premier league (21), and the least passed defence (2).

Last five results Willem II: 1 win, 3 draws, 1 defeat
Last five results Newcastle: 5 wins, 0 draws, 0 defeats

Sparta-AZ (16.45)

Last Premier league meeting in Rotterdam: Sparta-AZ 0-1 (21 march 2010)
Meeting Sparta-AZ with the most goals in a match: Sparta-AZ 3-6 (17 October 1999)

Fact: Sparta made this season all the clubs with the most violations in the Eredivisie (106). Denzel Dumfries with 23 offences in the lead in the individual standings.

Last five results Sparta: 2 wins, 1 draw, 2 defeats
Last five results AZ: 4 victories, 1 draw, 0 defeats

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