Excelsior book in Venlo, the third uitzege in a row

847b64bcec71dbca256ea08af68d5def - Excelsior book in Venlo, the third uitzege in a row

Excelsior has showed again in a away, a little extra can bring. The Rotterdammers won at VVV-Venlo 3-2.

Mike van Duinen is responsible for the 1-3 in Venlo.

The victory was mainly a moral boost for the team of coach Mitchell van der Gaag, who no longer have to fear for relegation and on the eleventh place in the Eredivisie.


The duel in stadium a Cool experienced after a thick half an hour the first real excitement, when Roel Janssen of TOURIST from great distances, the ball on the pole lap. Shortly afterwards it was the tap on the other side and came to Excelsior in the lead. A would have landed on Luigi Bruins came through Ali Messaoud for the feet of Levi Garcia, who flawlessly uithaalde.

The visitors brought, however, the home club from Venlo five minutes later, again on equal height. Jurgen Mattheij makes a curious own goal; he headed home a corner behind his own goalkeeper Theo to the Semis.

Of Dunes

That fourth own goal this season, brought the Excelsior is not the point. After fifteen minutes of play in the second half put Hicham Faik with a loud dry bang in the upper left corner the Locals at 2-1. Mike van Duinen was in the eightieth minute even 3-1. VVV-Venlo found shortly afterwards by a goal from Lennart Thy is still the connection, but the equalizer remained.

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