FC Groningen against PEC Zwolle claimed their first victory after the winter break booked. The team of trainer Ernest Faber won in own home with 2-0.
Diederik Boer frustrated by the own goal from Ryan Thomas.
FC Groningen had to rest quite a distance can take of PEC, but the home team showed a lot of opportunities untapped. Mimoun Mahi got two possibilities, and Tom of the Tannin would have had to score. After 25 minutes came the Further still ahead of. A hard cross from Tom van Weert was by Ryan Thomas behind his own goalkeeper Diederik Boer worked. Mahi got three minutes for half the bar.
PEC had in the second half more. Terell Ondaan saw in the 52nd minute Sergio Padt rescue. Then shot Queensy Menig next. The best chance was a quarter of an hour after resting for Mustafa Saymak, but he also knew Padt not to pass. Thomas came to moments later, face-to-face with the Groningen goalie, but the New Zealander shot the ball against the crossbar. The final stage was the duel finally decided. Ajdin Hrustic was after a successful dribbelactie accuracy: 2-0.
For PEC, that after the winter break in a free fall has landed and seventh state, was the loss already the fifth uitnederlaag in a row. FC Groningen is the number thirteen of the Eredivisie.