Go Ahead Eagles remained as number two in the train of Sparta. The club from Deventer defeated FC Dordrecht 2-1 thanks to a hit deep into injury time substitute player: Pieter Langedijk. The difference with Sparta is a single point.
FC Den Bosch climbed to the third place. The Brabant club beat for your own audience, it also listed FC Twente with 2-1. The difference with Sparta remained two points. FC Twente saw the gap on the leader from Rotterdam, up to four points.
Sparta began poorly in the match against Young FC Utrecht. The hekkensluiter of the first division, led after barely a quarter of an hour, surprisingly with 0-2 thanks to hits of Sylla Sow and Nick Venema. Even before the peace came, the Rotterdam team, strong back. Rick van der meer (own goal) and Veldwijk (two) made for joy on the Castle (3-2). The three goals of the unleashed home team fell in a period of six minutes. After the break, hit Veldwijk a second time.
FC Den Bosch led against FC Twente after 25 minutes already 2-0. Stefano Beltrame opened the score with a beautiful hakbal then Stefan Velkov Brabant’s lead doubled. Tom Boere scaled-down on behalf of the visitors in the 32nd minute to reduce the backlog. There remained, despite the departure of Velkov in the 77th minute after his second yellow card,
Jong Ajax defeated NEC in Amsterdam with 4-0. For the home team came Dani de Wit, Kaj Sierhuis, Vaclav Cerny and Che Nunnely to score. Also Jong PSV won, with 3-5 at RKC Waalwijk. Cody Gakpo and Joël Piroe brought on behalf of the visitors each have two goals to their name.