Sparta defeats Roda in degradatiekraker, also NAC and Excelsior to win

82584b11f42a97193f4e4540f3f79dd0 - Sparta defeats Roda in degradatiekraker, also NAC and Excelsior to win

NAC Breda and Sparta Rotterdam have Saturday significant victories achieved in the battle against relegation. The team from Breda won with 0-2 ADO Den Haag and the Rotterdam were with the same digits too strong for Roda JC. Excelsior defeated and passed VVV-Venlo (2-3).

The victory of Sparta, Roda JC) was very important for the team of trainer Dick Advocaat. In the Parkstad Limburg Stadium won the Rotterdam with 0-2 and took it away from the People and FC Twente, Friday, with a 2-1 lost at Heracles Almelo.

Sander Fischer opened on the beautiful way the score on behalf of the citizens of Rotterdam. As a real striker took the central defender with a high ball on the shoe and bounce back hard. After resting tilde Robert Mühren the score to 0-2, by a clever ball from Thomas Verhaar to finish.

Roda JC tried with high balls and opportunistic game have something to do with the deficit, but the team of trainer Robert Miller was not able to defeat to prevent. The best chances were even for Sparta, but scored was not there anymore.

The victory gives Sparta some air in the fight against direct relegation. The club from Rotterdam is now sixteenth, four points ahead of Roda JC, that hekkensluiter. FC Twente has a point more than the club from Kerkrade.


NAC took against ADO Den Haag after more than a quarter of an hour in the lead by a run of Mounir El Allouchi. Thierry Ambrose doubled for rest the lead from eleven metres. Wilfried Kanon stumbled in the penalty area but the breakthrough Umar Sadiq, after which he red got of arbitrator Danny Makkelie.

The Hague public targeted the leader, then with spreekkoren. That was the referee after peace was thus sitting, that he the duel temporarily stillegde. After a few minutes, the match was resumed, but there was no change over in the results.

By the seventh victory of the season NAC after 27 matches 27 points. It is thus nine points for sixteenth place, which after this season is good for participation in the play-offs for promotion and relegation. ADO remains at the top of the middle.

NAC had in the Hague, without Stijn Vreven. The coach is after his outburst of anger against Feyenoord (2-1 victory) for three games suspended, and was his first duel thereof.


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