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Willem II book first thuiszege of 2016, a draw at Heracles-Sparta

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Willem II book first thuiszege of 2016, a draw at Heracles-Sparta

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Willem II this evening against FC Groningen, the first thuiszege of 2016 booked: 2-1. The people of tilburg were wearing it the last place to Roda JC. The encounter between Heracles Almelo and Sparta Rotterdam ended in 2-2.

Thom Haye opened at Willem II-FC Groningen after a little more than an hour the score on behalf of the team of coach Erwin of Tanning, which was competing against his old employer. Mimoun Mahi made equal, but Bartholomew Ogbeche took the lead for 2-1.

Willem II was the only Eredivisionst that in this calendar year have not yet thuisduel won. The last victory of the team from Tilburg in the King Willem II stadium dated back to 20 december 2015, when Roda JC with 3-2 was defeated.

Due to the gain on FC Groningen rises Willem II to the thirteenth place in the Premier league with ten points from eleven matches. The people in Groningen have a point less and occupy the fourteenth place.

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Willem II-FC Groningen resulted in a victory for the home team.
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Thom Haye opened the score.
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Mimoun Mahi made equal.
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Willem II recorded the first thuiszege of 2016.
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Erwin of Tanning found his former employer.
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Opportunities gave the home team enough. Already after half a minute, said Erik Falkenburg right into the hands of Sergio Padt. The keeper of Groningen saw a moment later, using his fingertips to a shot from Funso Ojo against the pole flying.

Padt received a few minutes after that the help of defender Hans Hateboer, who is close to the goal line a shot from Ogbeche parried.

In the 66th minute opened Haye the score. He headed the ball from a rotating ball of Jordy Croux at Padt, but was in the rebound sharper than Hateboer.

Ten minutes later, drew a substitute Mahi the orientation is the same with a handsome hit. A curious goal from Ogbeche helped the home team to the win. Through Padt and the bar landed the ball to the Nigerian, that Willem II victory helped.

Heracles-Sparta

In Almelo came to Sparta just before half-time to lead by Zakaria El Azzouzi. Hits of Brahim Darri and Brandley Kuwas lay the home team to the victory, to help, but just after the second doelput of Heracles drew Loris Brogno for the equalizer.

In the last minnuut of injury time had Sparta even still, the full gain can get. Thomas Verhaar was allowed to moor for a penalty kick, but he saw his efforts be turned away by goalkeeper Bram Castro.

By the tie rise both clubs a place on the leaderboard in the Premier league. Sparta is now the number eight with thirteen points from eleven matches. Heracles is fifteenth with nine points.

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Zakaria El Azzouzi put Sparta ahead.
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Brahim Darri made equal.
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