Utrecht beat Twente in the first cup round, Vitesse further


Utrecht beat Twente in the first cup round, Vitesse further

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FC Utrecht has Thursday night at the expense of FC Twente qualified for the second round of the KNVB-cup. The losing finalist last season, won in Enschede, the netherlands with 3-1. Vitesse won in the first round for the amateurs of ASV De Dijk: 7-2.

At Twente-Utrecht led the visitors at rest by a goal from Richairo Zivkovic. In the second half was the same by Enes Ünal, but Sébastien Haller and again, Zivkovic brought FC Utrecht claim the victory.

The team of trainer Erik ten Hag, the first victory of the season. In the Premier league was there in the first six duels three times gelijkgespeeld and three times lost.

FC Utrecht handed last season until the finale, where Feyenoord eventually with the 2-1 was too strong. The Rotterdammers started Thursday with a 4-1 thuiszege on FC Oss.

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FC Utrecht won 3-1 on a visit to FC Twente.
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Richairo Zivkovic opened with any fortune, the score.
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Sébastien Haller scored just before time.
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Also Vitesse in the second round.
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In Amsterdam, ASV De Dijk with 7-2 records.
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Especially after rest were the people from arnhem on shot.
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TEC had little trouble with HSC’21.
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It was 5-1.
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After more than a quarter of an hour came to FC Utrecht in the lead by Zivkovic. The 20-year-old striker, who this season is rented from Ajax, turned a bet of team-mate Nacer Barazite of direction.

Both teams were in the first half a few chances to score a goal. So were Yaw Yeboah (FC Twente) and Haller (FC Utrecht) dangerous.

Early in the second half was the Ünal for 1-1 made. He got the ball after a free-kick for his feet and left goalkeeper Robbin Ruiter no chance. It was the mercenary from Manchester City for his sixth hit this season.

During the course of the second half, it was FC Utrecht stronger and let Andreas Ludwig a huge chance on the 1-2. That came just before time still. Haller came up from the side of the penalty area and shot hard touch.

In the slotseconden made Zivkovic is also the third hit, on behalf of the visitors. The striker was in a sprint much faster than FC Twente midfielder Mateusz Klich and slid the ball into an empty goal, as goalkeeper Nick Marsman to the front had gone to a corner kick.


In Amsterdam, Vitesse against The Dyke, that plays in the third division, at rest on a small lead. Lewis Baker and Kelvin Leerdam scored for the people from arnhem, after which Harry Hat something terugdeed.

In the second half ran the team of trainer Henk Fraser further by hits from Adnane Tighadouini (two), Ricky van Wolfswinkel, Milot Rashica and Arshak Koryan. At a 5-1 disadvantage scored Dennis Candle on behalf of The Dike.

Derdedivisionist HSC’21 was on its own field, not up against TEC, a division higher plays: 5-1. Halfway, the visitors from the city of Tiel with 3-0.

View the results and the program in the KNVB cup

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Feyenoord difficult along FC Oss in the first round KNVB cup

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